Considering ethical aspects and gaining ethics clearance

Completing an ethics application and gaining clearance from an institutional ethics committee is an essential part of doing research. It can, however, be daunting. In this session A/Prof Jason Bendall gives some suggestions from his experience about the value of ethics, as well as some practical tips on how to improve your understanding of the processes involved.


The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.