About the Office of Research Compliance


The mission of the Office of Research Compliance (ORC) is to support and promote ethical research practices at The Ohio State University. ORC serves the OSU research community by coordinating institution-wide research compliance policy and procedure development, and by partnering with researchers, so that the University is compliant with federal, state, and local laws and regulations as well as University policies.

Conflict of Interest
COI screening/disclosure application.

Export Control
International activities and export control regulations.

Research Misconduct
Misconduct in research.

General Research Policies
Links to research compliance policies.

Responsible Conduct of Research
Compliance information for all students and post-docs supported by NSF funding.

Anonymous Reporting Line
Anonymously and confidentially report unethical or otherwise inappropriate activity or behavior in violation of OSU's established policies.