Penn Engineering follows all research policies set at the university level. Resources regarding university policies like responsible conduct of research, human and animal subjects, intellectual property, along with many helpful research tools and information, can be accessed via the Penn Research Portal.
In addition to university policies, Penn Engineering maintains the research-related policies listed below:
Policy Guidelines for Research Centers
In consonance with established University procedures, the School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS) encourages the formation of Research Centers that enhance the research activities of our faculty and students, and which thereby contribute to the scholarly environment of the School...review the policy.
Sponsored and Collaborative Research Agreements Policy
The process of entering into a research agreement with a company consists of several sequential steps...review the policy.
Consulting Policy for Faculty
The University of Pennsylvania encourages Penn faculty to engage in consulting for companies and other for-profit and non-for-profit organizations...review the policy.
Faculty Mentoring Policy
Procedures, guidelines, and requirements for the mentoring of new faculty members...review the policy.