Best Practices for Publishing Your Research: Authorship


An instructor's guide, accompanying slide deck, and video for a teaching module on the ethics of authorship. 


This module is part of a series of seven teaching modules designed to promote best practices in publication ethics for life scientists and biomedical engineers who publish research papers. This module helps students understand and apply professional standards for assigning authorship, understand how authorship can change as a study progresses, and create a plan for training their future students about authorship.

Instructor Guide (PDF)
Presentation (PPT)
Presentation Video (YouTube)

Christina N. Bennett, Marsha Lakes Matyas. . Best Practices for Publishing Your Research: Authorship. Online Ethics Center. DOI:.