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Glossary

The following terms are commonly-found terms in Research Integrity policies and manuals. Find their respective definitions by hovering over them. Contact the Research Integrity Program if you have any further questions.

Access
Data Use Agreements
Human Subject
Public Domain 
Applied Research 
Deemed Export 
Improper usage
Publicly Available Information
Audit Plan
Digital Accountability and Transparency Act
Indemnification 
Published Information and Software 
Audit Scope and Approach
Draft Audit Report
Intellectual Property
Recipient
Audit Work Program
Dual Use 
Internal audit
Regulations
Auditee
Empowered Official 
Internal Control
Research
Auditor
Export Controls
International Traffic in Arms Regulations  
Restricted Research
Authentication
External audit
Investigator
Risk Assessment
Background Intellectual Property
Extrapolation
Key Organizations 
Risk Mitigation
Basic Research
Facilities Costs
Legislation
Royalty
Bayh-Dole Act
Fieldwork
Limited Data Set
Sanctioned Countries 
Breach
Final Audit Report
Material Transfer Agreement
Significant Financial Interest
Code of Federal Regulations 
Foreign Entity 
Office of Foreign Assets Control
Subaward
Confidential Information
Foreign Nationals 
Patent
Technical Data
Confidentiality 
Foreign Person 
Patent Information
Technology
Consistency
Fundamental Research
Privacy Standards
Technology Control Plan  
Contract
Fundamental Research Exclusion (FRE)
Process
U.S. Person 
Cooperative agreement
Grant Agreement
Process Documentation
Unauthorized Access Plan
Covered Entity
Guidelines
Procurement Contract
Use 
Data Management Plan
Hackers
Program-specific audit
 
Data Stewardship
Hacktivists
Protected Health Information