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Glossary Term: Respondent (relating to Research Scholarly Misconduct)

Definition:

the person against whom an allegation of Research/Scholarly Misconduct is directed, or who may be implicated in an allegation of Research/Scholarly Misconduct (including co-authors, co-investigators or other members of a research team), or who becomes the subject of an inquiry or investigation. A Respondent may also include a former employee, student or post-doctoral fellow of the University against whom an allegation of Research/Scholarly Misconduct is made.

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