Center for Development of the Scientific and Professional Ethics
Fostering and encouraging the values governing the scientific and professional behavior at all academic levels increases the social obligation of the academicians and students and society's trust on the academia and causes the scientific relations and research activities to be on proper path. Also, issues such as scientific ethics and social and professional responsibility of scholars are part of the science education and research. Although ethical considerations and ethics training have existed since a long time ago, in the current situations of the human societies , they have turned into critical and urgent issues which in terms of relationship with nearly established scientific and technical issues may be considered new and require modern studies. Therefore, Shiraz University in accordance with its missions has established the center for development of scientific and professional ethics.
A. preparing the grounds and suitable conditions for an efficient scientific and professional system based on Islamic and humanistic ethics and principles, and achieving scientific and professional development to provide the society with an honest service and coordination with the nature and all the creatures.
B. Deepening and fostering the values dominating the scientific and professional behavior at all academic levels.
C. Increasing the social obligation of the academia in order to win more trust of the society on university and to cause the scientific and professional relations and educational and research activities to be on proper path.
D. Improving the social status at those engaged in scientific and professional activities.
E. Deepening and encouraging the knowledge of the scientific and professional ethics and the practice of them based on the scientific principles and in accordance with the original Islamic sources.
F. Drawing up the scientific and professional ethics charter based on the full protection of human dignity and values and original Islamic principles, social justice and teaching the scientific and professional ethics and conducting research on it .