Role of ethics in PIRE education & research curriculum

The role of ethics in PIRE Low Carbon Cities’ education and research curriculum is highlighted in an online archive by the Online Ethics Center for Engineering and Science by the National Academy of Engineering.

The Online Ethics Center (OEC) is a repository of resources on the ethics of science, engineering, and research that help engineers, scientists, scholars, educators, students, and interested citizens understand and address ethically significant topics and problems that arise in the practice and results of science and engineering.

A five-year improvement effort to update and expand site, with new features and content, began in 2014 with an award from the National Science Foundation (NSF).

More information about the OEC can be found on their website.

The OEC also produced a video report of our Ethics Workshop in August 2015.

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