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 This displays the current status of the document, either Historic, Current or Future.
Effective Date 25th March 2021 This displays the date on which this version of the document came into effect.
Review Date 25th March 2023 This displays the date on which the review process for this version of the document is due to commence.
Approval Authority Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation) This displays the final approval authority for this version of the document prior to publication.
Approval Date 17th February 2020 This displays the date on which the final approval was granted for this version of the document prior to publication.
Expiry Date Not Applicable Where applicable, this displays the date on which this version of the document expired, or is due to expire.
Responsible Executive Elizabeth Sullivan
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation)
This displays the current Responsible Executive for this version of the document.
Enquiries Contact Melissa Maloney
Manager, Research Integrity
+61 2 4985 4377
Research Integrity Unit
This displays the officer to whom enquiries about this version of the document should be relayed.

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