NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL OFFICE OF INVESTIGATIONS CLOSEOUT MEMORANDUM Case Number: A15090056 Page 1of1 We investigated1 an allegation of research misconduct by an NSF-supported.2 former graduate student (Subject) 3 and determined that there was insufficient evidence to support such a finding. The institution4 requested that we reconsider our determination and provided us additional analysis of the matter. We reassessed the matter and affirmed our conclusion that there was insufficient evidence to support a finding of research misconduct. We sent the Subject a letter reminding him about his responsibilities in data management and the proper maintenance of laboratory records. Accordingly, this case is closed with no further action taken. NSF OIG Form 2 (11/02)
Data Tampering / Sabotage / Fabrication
Published by the National Science Foundation, Office of Inspector General on 2017-05-06.
Below is a raw (and likely hideous) rendition of the original report. (PDF)