This is a reminder that the Society for Economic Botany is offering a course in writing research papers to members who are students or recent graduates.
Our first scenario raised questions about the process of obtaining consent. Check the original post here: https://sebstudentblog.com/2021/11/01/ethics-scenario-for-discussion/ The Principle of Educated Prior Informed Consent in our society’s Code of Ethics reads: “Educated prior informed consent must be established before any research is undertaken, at individual and collective levels, as determined by community governance structures. Prior... Continue Reading →
An interview with Derek Haynes, who is bringing ethnobotany to the mainstream through his lively social media presence, whilst paving the way for the next generation of Black scientists.
With these ethics scenario, we aim to generate dialog among our membership about the ethical issues we encounter in our research. We encourage you to post your responses below, or submit them to the Ethics Committee Chair (email@example.com).