Invited Talk (Biology)

Ethics of scientific and research work

prof. Ing. Ladislav Hetényi, PhD. Animal Production Research Centre Nitra,
Nitra, Slovakia


Presentation is aimed at defining the basic concepts of ethics and morality, and philosophical characteristics of the intersections of ethics and science. Emphasis is placed on ethical principles and ethical values, perceptions of the complex hierarchy of scientific research work and codes of conduct for stakeholders of the scientific and teaching activities at universities. Part of the lecture is a brief overview of legislative and institutional framework of various scientific assumptions, in particular publishing activities.