Accusations of fabricating data and plagiarism by a researcher have prompted questions about the quality of science in a country that still punches below its international weight in cutting-edge research.
ČAK 14 osoba u Zagrebačkom holdingu radilo je s lažnim diplomama. Ukupno 14 krivotvorenih diploma pronađeno je u podružnici Holdinga Vodoopskrba i odvodnja (VIO), objavljeno je na internetskim stranicama Holdinga.
Misconduct in research tarnishes the reputation, credibility and integrity of research institutions. Studies on research or scientific misconduct are still novel in developing countries. In this study, we report on the attitudes, perceptions and factors related to the work environment thought to be associated with research misconduct in a group of researchers in Nigeria - a developing country.
A CBC survey of Canadian universities shows more than 7,000 students were disciplined for academic cheating in 2011-12, a finding experts say falls well short of the number of students who actually cheat.
There is nothing more disheartening and stressful than having to formally accuse a student of cheating on an exam. Was the student looking at his neighbor’s exam or just glancing away from his test for a mental break?
U Hrvatskoj su u zadnjih 15-tak godina razotkriveni deseci lažiranih znanstvenih radova. Teško je nešto sakriti u doba Interneta, ali akademska zajednica je još uvijek sklonija šutnji i afere uglavno...
The rector of University of Pristina - Kosovo's largest university - Ibrahim Gashi is being pressured to resign after it was revealed he published articles in predatory journals to meet the requirements for promotion to full professor, reports Scholarly Open Access blog post.
All five articles published by Gashi had been, reportedly, published in journals considered to be predatory by the i ...