NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL OFFICE OF INVESTIGATIONS MEMORANDUM OF INVESTIGATION Case Number: 111120047 Page 1 of 1 Closeout Memorandum OIG received an allegation stating that a PI 1 had listed collaborators2 on an unfunded NSF 3 proposal who had not in fact agreed to be listed. We determined that there was some merit to the allegation, and that it would be appropriate to send the PI a Questionable Research Practices letter in order to warn him against engaging in this type of activity in the future. This case is closed, and no further investigative action is necessary. Investigator Date Affix your signature; Print your name; insert date MOl completed. 5/30/12 NSF OIG Form 4 ( 11/02)
Published by the National Science Foundation, Office of Inspector General on 2012-06-17.
Below is a raw (and likely hideous) rendition of the original report. (PDF)