Welcome to Research @ Intercollege-Larnaca, your on-line resource for professional research activities at Intercollege-Larnaca, the premier private further and higher education establishment in Cyprus. You are invited to explore our pages and to find out the interesting and challenging research that we are conducting on a national and international level.
"Research is to see what everybody else has seen, and to think what nobody else has thought"
[Albert Szent-Gyorgyi (Hungarian Biochemist, 1937 Nobel Prize in Medicene]
The research department is a recent department. It was established in 2008 and the department is headed by Med. Lola Sanchez who has been appointed as research coordinator. The research department is formed by six PhD and four PhD candidates, and a further two DProf candidates.
Intercollege, Larnaca encourages all faculty members to engage in research. In order to achieve this objective, Intercollege provides time release to their members. Additionally, is very much supported to conduct research with other research institutions or industrial organizations, nationally and internationally located.
The following values are the basis upon which research should be conducted:
- Research must be conducted with integrity and to the highest level of professional ethical standards.
- Respect for colleagues and subjects must be maintained throughout any research activity
- Readiness to help and support colleagues during the research process must prevail
- Transparency, honesty and knowledge sharing are the cornerstone for cooperative research
Furthermore, all researchers are required to disclose any potential conflict of interest through the sponsor of the research or for any other reason that might affect the interpretation of the research results.