As an author of a manuscript under consideration for a Paleontological Society publication, or as a candidate for a Paleontological Society award, honor, grant, scholarship, committee position, or Council position, please complete this Professional Conduct Self-Reporting Form no later than the specified request date. If you have questions, you may contact the Ethics Committee at [email protected].
This form is to be submitted by (insert date): _________________________
Have you been the subject of a filed allegation, complaint, investigation, sanction or other legal, civil or institutional proceeding, or are you currently the subject of such proceedings, in which your professional conduct is at issue?
o Yes [If yes, you will be contacted for a confidential discussion regarding the details of the complaint. Please do not attach details with this form.]
The undersigned hereby affirms that they have read, understand, and agree to comply with The Paleontological Society’s Policy on Non-discrimination and Member Code of Conduct, and other policies and procedures established by the Society, as amended from time to time. By signing this document, I certify that, to the best of my knowledge, the above response and all information provided by me related to this Professional Conduct Self-Reporting Form are truthful, accurate, and complete, and I agree to notify the Society promptly of any material changes required in my responses to the above question. I acknowledge that failure to comply with The Paleontological Society’s Policy on Non-discrimination and Member Code of Conduct may result in my ineligibility to publish in Society outlets; to receive, or be subject to revocation of, any Society award, honor, grant, scholarship, other types of Society recognition, or a committee or Council position; and may be grounds for potential sanctions against me.
Name: _________________________ Date: _________________________
Email address: _________________________
(Inaugural Version, May 2019)