Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this version of the document. It also contains information contact details for the subject matter expert.  To the right, a brief summary of the changes between this and the previous version is provided.

Research Authorship Procedure

Status Current
Effective Date 25th March 2021
Review Date 25th March 2023
Approval Authority Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation)
Approval Date 17th February 2020
Expiry Date Not Applicable
Enquiries Contact Alan Hales
Manager, Research Integrity Unit
+61 2 49854269
Research Integrity Unit

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

25 March 2021: Faculty changed to College throughout. Approved as administrative amendment, University Secretary.


The document has been updated to reflect the requirements of the "Authorship: A Guide supporting the Australian Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research" issued under the Australian Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research, 2018. The criteria for qualifying as an author has been expanded; the process for resolving authorship disputes has been amended and the accompanying Statement of Authorship and Location of Data form has been revised.



Clauses Amended:Procedure: 1,2,5,6-9,11,-13,20, Section 8, Section 9