Qualitätsmanagement in der Forschung

Quality Management in Research

Conducting high-quality research is one of the main goals of Med Uni Graz. Quality assurance tools that represent the four dimensions of quality are used at different levels.

QUALITY ASSURANCE SERVICES

Forschung

RESEARCH SUPPORT

Research support is an important element for assisting and promoting Med Uni Graz researchers that includes research management services and the provision of high-quality research infrastructure. Institutions such as the Center for Medical Research (ZMF) and the Coordination Center for Clinical Trials (KKS) are certified according to the ISO standard. A large number of professional development programs ensure that researchers remain up to date on the latest findings in their disciplines.

Besprechung

COMMITTEES

Committees such as the Ethics Committee and the Ombudsperson's Office for Good Scientific Practice advise researchers and make decisions in line with ethical research and scientific integrity. The Research Promotion Commission examines applications and provides recommendations for the allocation of funding for research projects.

Richtlinien

Richtlinien

Richtlinien regeln zentrale Aspekte der Forschung wie Forschungsfinanzierung und Ergebnisverwertung und tragen dazu bei, dass Kernprozesse transparent ablaufen. Sie werden im Mitteilungsblatt der Med Uni Graz veröffentlicht. So regelt etwa die Drittmittelrichtlinie die Finanzierung und Abwicklung von Forschungsprojekten, eine weitere Richtlinie legt die Standards für gute wissenschaftliche Praxis fest, die für alle Forschenden der Med Uni Graz verbindlich sind.

Forschungsportal

RESEARCH PORTAL

The Research Portal records the achievements of researchers and their activities. It is a key tool for monitoring the research output of Med Uni Graz and provides the database for a series of quality assurance processes, for example appointments, habilitations and performance and goal agreements.

SUPPORT FROM EXTERNAL INSTITUTIONS

Kooperation

External institutions support and monitor research activities at Med Uni Graz in the form of registration requirements, permits and/or audits. Examples include the Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety (AGES) on behalf of the Austrian Federal Office for Safety in Health Care for clinical trials and the Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research (BMBWF) for animal tests and work in accordance with genetic engineering legislation.

Contact

Stabsstelle Qualitäts- und Wissensmanagement