This State of the Art review of RRI (Responsible Research and Innovation) teaching in Higher Education Institutes (HEI) was authored as Deliverable 2.2 of the project HEIRRI. The HEIRRI project (Higher Education Institutions and Responsible Research and Innovation) aims at the integration of RRI within the education of future scholars, engineers and other professionals.

The report includes introductory chapters such as the concept of RRI and origins of RRI. Then it moves on to teaching RRI in higher education. To approach this issue the project conducted expert interview as well as an extensive literature review.

The appendix  provides a long list of the scanned literature in RII topics 

  • Public engagement:
  • Science literacy and science education 
  • Gender equality
  • Open access
  • Ethics
  • Governance

And a list of projects scanned:

  • RRI-projects
  • Public engagement projects
  • Science literacy and science education projects
  • Gender equality projects
  • Open Access projects
  • Ethics projects
  • Governance projects


Authors: HEIRRI
Publication year: 2016
Language: English (EN)
Level of knowledge: Introductory: aware of
Usage rights: CC BY NC SA

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