Codes of conduct

The Netherlands Code of Conduct for Scientific Practice: Principles of good scientific teaching and research

All universities apply the Netherlands Code of Conduct for Scientific Practice, with principles for good teaching and research.

Researchers, lecturers and students must respect this Code and call each other to account on any questionable behaviour. When a violation of integrity is suspected, a complaint can be submitted to the scientific integrity committee of the relevant university. Universities also have at least one confidential adviser for scientific integrity.

WUR recommendations for authorship in scientific publications

Read about author- and co-authorship, the author ranking and dealing with (co-)authorship in the publication process. The recommendations for authorship in scientific publications are based on a note written by professor Bart Koelmans and have been approved by Wageningen Graduate Schools.