Transparency in Research

Standards of good academic practice, conducting ethically irreproachable research, transparency in applications for third-party-funding and making research outputs accessible to the public by Open Access are important components of academic practice prevailing at Leuphana. Clear guidelines and various service facilities support Leuphana’s academic employees in all questions and issues related to these topics.

Good Academic Practice

Leuphana’s Senate and Executive Board have laid down the rules ensuring good academic practice, as well as the procedure to follow in case of misconduct in relation to research and other scholarly activities. More

Ethical Commitee

The Ethics Committee provides support and advice to the scholars of Leuphana University of Lüneburg in relation to ethical and legal aspects of their academic work, in particular with respect to research on humans. More

Open Access

By the adoption of the Open Access Strategy in May 2014, Leuphana laid down the basis for the improvement of public access to the publications from the University. More

Third Party Funded Projects

Leuphana’s publication of its projects in FOX underpins transparency for third-party-funded activities related to research. A list of fundamental data is published once a year. More