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Foundations for Ethical Research

An EPIC Talk with NAZIMA KADIR and SAM HARVEY Many business and organizational environments lack a strong understanding of ethics and institutionalized processes for ethical research practice. As a result, navigating ethics and establishing ethical practices can be stressful and challenging, and many researchers encounter organizational constraints and resistance. In this session, Nazima Kadir and Sam Harvey will: provide a history of ethical research and its relevance to researchers in businesses and organizations explain the concept of informed consent, how to practice it throughout the research process, and how ethnographic lens enhances this practice provide an opportunity for participants to evaluate different situations that arise in commercial research and evaluate them using ethical research frameworks consider organizational constraints and strategies for addressing them. Nazima's approach to ethical research is based on her experience conducting sensitive and long-term research among vulnerable...