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Find links to information about working with Foreign Government and Non-Governmental Entities.

Check out this important guide which includes updates and relevant links for the UC San Diego community regarding international research and engagements.

Foreign/International Collaborations

Refer to vital information, guidance, and regulations about engaging in International research collaborations at UC San Diego.

Consider the following questions when working with foreign universities, governments, for-profit and non-profit companies:

  • Different currency and variable exchange rate. What is the currency? What will the exchange rate be?
  • Language and translation. Which language will be used to negotiate the agreement? Will translation services need to be budgeted?
  • Requirements for animal subjects. Which IRB will be used, if applicable?
  • Conflict of Interest (COI). What COI policy will be used?

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