Tricia Bertram Gallant

Tricia Bertram Gallant
Tricia Bertram Gallant, Ph.D. is the author of Academic Integrity in the Twenty-First Century: A Teaching and Learning Imperative (Jossey-Bass, 2008), co-author of Cheating in School: What We Know and What We Can Do (Wiley-Blackwell, 2009), editor of Creating the Ethical Academy: A Systems Approach to Understanding Misconduct & Empowering Change in Higher Education (Routledge, 2011), and section editor for the Handbook of Academic Integrity (Springer, 2016). She is the Director of the UC San Diego Academic Integrity Office and Board Member of the International Center for Academic Integrity, and has been an ethics lecturer with the Rady School of Management. When Tricia blogs, the content is hers and should not be attributed to her employer or ICAI.

Posts by Tricia Bertram Gallant

Editors-for-Hire (Part II): Guiding Discussion & Policy-Making
Tricia Bertram Gallant | January 14, 2019

In last week’s post, I argued that it is time that we discuss the burgeoning Editors-for-Hire industry, its impact on higher education, and the best strategies for responding. To be sure, it would be very easy to simply “outlaw” the practice and create …

Topics: Blog, Editorial
Editors-for-Hire
Tricia Bertram Gallant | January 7, 2019

Recently I’ve become fascinated by what appears to be a rapidly growing industry operating alongside the Contract Cheating industry on the outskirts of formal education – “Editors-for-Hire”. The Editors-for-Hire industry serves undergraduate and gradua …

Topics: Blog, Editorial
A New Years Thank You!
Tricia Bertram Gallant | December 27, 2018

This week and next, many of us around the world celebrate holidays, as well as several endings and beginnings, most notably the ending of 2018 and the beginning of 2019. In honor of these celebrations (and hopefully some time off!), the Integrity Matte …

Topics: Blog, Editorial
Strengthen Integrity & Combat Corruption in Higher Education
Tricia Bertram Gallant | December 5, 2018

I am writing this blog post as I sit in a hotel in Budva, Montenegro attending a meeting sponsored by the European Union and the Council of Europe and implemented by the Council of Europe. I was invited as an academic integrity expert by the Council of …

Topics: Blog, Spotlight
Excelling with Integrity: A Contest Spotlight
Tricia Bertram Gallant | November 27, 2018

NOTE: the featured image to the left is the 2018 Excel with Integrity contest winner by Yumi Lin. At the University of California, San Diego, we try to honor and celebrate integrity. We do this in an attempt to counter the often negative way in which p …

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