Organizing Committee

 

Dr. Loreta Tauginienė, Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania

tauginieneDr. Loreta Tauginienė is an Associate Professor in Ethics Management and is acting as a Head of Academic Ethics Centre at Mykolas Romeris University. Lately, she engaged in European projects that focus on responsible research and innovation (e.g. Res-Agora), and public engagement innovations (e.g. PE2020). She has published over 10 publications on the implementation of social responsibility from the perspective of the management of research performance, university social responsibility, stakeholder engagement, science in society and integrity (notably in Journal of Academic Ethics). She is a co-author of 2 books and the forthcoming Handbook of Research Methods of CSR (2017, Edward Elgar Publishing). In 2012 and 2015-2016, she carried out studies on academic ethics at Mykolas Romeris University. Since 2017 she is a member of the Board of the European Network for Academic Integrity. Her research interests are research policy, academic integrity, research integrity, social responsibility of higher education institutions, public engagement, and responsible research and innovation.

Inga Gaižauskaitė, Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania

gaizauskaiteInga Gaižauskaitė is a sociologist, lecturer in Sociology and Social Research Methodology as well as a researcher of Academic Ethics Centre at Mykolas Romeris University (MRU). Since 2016, she joined international development project „European Network for Academic Integrity” (ENAI). In recent years with co-authors, she published two handbooks on social research methods including chapters on research ethics. In 2015-2016, she has lead research project „Academic ethics at Mykolas Romeris University: experiences and perspectives“. Her research interests are social research methodology, research ethics, democratisation, social capital and trust.

Dr. Jolanta Bieliauskaitė, Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania

bieliauskaiteDr. Jolanta Bieliauskaitė is an associate professor at the Institute of Public Law, Mykolas Romeris University and a researcher of Academic Ethics Centre. Since 2012 she has actively participated and organized national as well as international academic ethics conferences and is an author of several scientific publications on academic and legal ethics issues. In 2015-2016, she has co-conducted a research project „Academic ethics at Mykolas Romeris University: experiences and perspectives“. Her research interests are legal philosophy, legal and academic ethics, legal education.

Dr. Natalija Valavičienė, Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania

valavicieneDr. Natalija Valavičienė is a sociologist, lecturer in Sociology of Migration, Sociology of Globalisation, and other courses at Mykolas Romeris University (MRU) as well as the member of Sociological Research Laboratory at MRU and member of Lithuanian Sociological Association. She has published several scientific articles in peer-reviewed scientific journals, participated with presentations in national and international conferences, is a co-author of handbook on social research methods. Since 2016, she is a researcher of Academic Ethics Centre at MRU, where within research group were engaged in research project „Academic ethics in Mykolas Romeris University: experiences and perspectives“. Ethics in social research is one of the topic thought on lectures of her courses.