NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL OFFICE OF INVESTIGATIONS CLOSEOUT MEMORANDUM Case Number: I-16-0032-O Page 1 of 1 We received an allegation concerning a violation of the confidentiality of the merit review process. Specifically, a PI1 told a Program Officer 2 that a colleague had disclosed the members of a merit review panel to him. When contacted, the PI did not reveal the colleague’s name. Without the name of the colleague, this case cannot be pursued. This case is closed with no further action taken. 1 2 NSF OIG Form 2 (11/02)
Peer Review violation
Published by the National Science Foundation, Office of Inspector General on 2017-07-14.
Below is a raw (and likely hideous) rendition of the original report. (PDF)