University of Minnesota
Office of the Vice President for Research
http://www.researchumn.edu
612-625-3394

Office of the Vice President for Research : University of MinnesotaOffice of the Vice President for Research : University of Minnesota

"Research Ethics. Protecting Participants. Upholding standards. Improving practices.

Communicators toolkit

The communicators toolkit provides access to digital and print assets for use by units and departments participating in the Research Ethics effort.

Short Statement of Core Commitments



Download JPG and post the statement on your website.



Download transparent PNG (shown on maroon background for visibility) and post the statement on your website.

Full Statement of Core Commitments



Download PDF and post the statement on your website, display it in your workplace or order posters for free from Printing Services. (See printing instructions below.)

Our Core Commitments Poster



Download PDF and display the poster in your workplace.



Download a PDF with crop marks or order posters for free from Printing Services. (See printing instructions below.)

Speak Up Poster



Download PDF and display the poster in your workplace.



Download a PDF with crop marks or order posters for free from Printing Services. (See printing instructions below.)

Digital Screens


Download PSD of 900 x 463 file and use on a digital screen in your workplace


Download PSD of 926 x 527 file and use on a digital screen in your workplace.


Download PSD of 1536 x 864 file and use on a digital screen in your workplace.

Poster and Postcard Templates


Download the InDesign file and customize this poster for your own uses.





Download the InDesign file and customize this postcard for your own uses.

Research Ethics Mark



Download JPG and use the mark in your Research Ethics communication pieces.



Download transparent PNG and use the mark in your Research Ethics communication pieces.

Style guide

Please consult the Template Visual and Type Guidelines when incorporating the Research Ethics campaign into your communications.

Printing instructions

To order 11 x 14 printed posters, email Anne McNamara at Printing Services and include “Research Ethics” in the subject line. In your email request, please include the following: item title, quantity, delivery location, contact. Please allow up to three business days for production and delivery. Units and departments will not be charged for printed items.

Questions or comments?
Contact: Erin Dennis, edennis@umn.edu, 612-625-1515, Office of the Vice President for Research