Research Orientation

Research Orientation is designed to provide relevant policies regarding research at MSU to incoming faculty and academic staff.


  • Institutional Policy
  • Office of Regulatory Affairs
  • Research integrity and responsible conduct of research
  • How the MSU Libraries can support your research


The Office of the Senior Vice President for Research and Innovation has REQUIRED and Recommended training available for those with a research appointment.  Click here to access the online modules.

This Research Orientation is required for all new faculty and academic staff with research components to their appointments.