Resources

ASCE

FEDERAL RESOURCES


Office of Science and Technology Policy

Recommended Practices for Strengthening the Security and Integrity of America's Science and Technology Research: January 2021

Read the full report here.

Office of Science and Technology Policy

Enhancing the Security and Integrity of America's Research Enterprise: October 2020

Read the full briefing here.

Department of Education and State

Letter to Presidents of American Institutions of Higher Education and Affiliates from Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education; and Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary of State: October 9, 2020

Read the full letter here.

The Nevernight Connection: October 1, 2020

Watch the full video here.

Foreign Affairs Committee

China Task Force Report: September 29, 2020

Read the full report here.

DoD

Military and Security Developments Involving the People's Republic of China: 2020

Annual Report to Congress.

Read the full document here.

FBI PSA: Foreign Government Sponsored Talent Recruitment Plans  |  July 16, 2020

FBI public service announcement regarding foreign government sponsored talent recruitment plans.

Read the full document here.

NSF

NSF Publishes the JASON Report  |  December 11, 2019

NSF publishes the JASON Study related to protecting research and facilitating collaboration.

Read the full document here.

DoD

Department of Defense Letter  |  October 10, 2019

Dear colleagues letter issued regarding research integrity.

Read the full document here.

FBI Publication  |  China: The Risk to Academia

FBI publication regarding China and the risk to academia.

Read the full document here.

OTHER RESOURCES


CSET

Chinese Talent Program Tracker

Georgetown University Center for Security and Emerging Technology catalogue of Chinese Party-State-sponsored initiatives aimed at cultivating China’s domestic talent pool in support of China’s strategic civilian and military goals.

Read the full document here.

60 Minutes

China's Push to Control American's Health Care Future

60 Minutes report by John Wertheim

Read the full article here.

Hoover Institution

Global Engagement: Rethinking Risk in the Research Enterprise

The Hoover Institution; Glenn Tiffert, Jeff Stoff, and Kevin Gamache.

Read the full document here.

On Being a Scientist: A Guide to Responsible Conduct in Research (Third Edition)

National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.

Read the full document here.

COGR

Framework for Review of Individual Global Engagements in Academic Research (Version 1.0)

Council on Governmental Relations

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ASCE RESOURCES


ASCE

An Overview of the University Research Tool Box  

This document is intended to: help universities identify key opportunities within the lifecycle of research to provide awareness training and reminders concerning responsibilities to protect research outputs and; help federal agencies understand how academic research is both different and similar to industry research enabling development of better threat products to share with the university community.

Read the full document here.

ASCE

Steps and Considerations for an Effective Foreign Visitor Review Process in an Academic Environment 

This paper describes common elements of a foreign visitor review process and introduces some “Effective Practices” that institutions were willing to share at an Academic Security Conference hosted by the Texas A&M University System in February 2019.

Read the full document here.