David Rettinger

David Rettinger
Dr. David Rettinger is Professor of Psychological Sciences and Director of Academic Integrity Programs at the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, VA. He earned a Ph.D. (1998) and an M.A. (1994) in psychology from the University of Colorado, Boulder, after receiving a B.A. (1991) with high honors and distinction in psychology from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. His academic research interest is in academic integrity behavior, having published research on the psychology of cheating in Theory into Practice, Research in Higher Education, Ethics and Behavior, and Psychological Perspectives on Academic Cheating. He also serves as Procedural Advisor to UMW’s student-run honor system. David is the current President of the International Center for Academic Integrity, and currently leads their efforts in assessment and survey research, continuing the McCabe academic integrity survey.

Posts by David Rettinger

We Don’t Have a Cheating Problem
David Rettinger | August 20, 2018

Is there a lot of cheating on our campus?  What’s a lot of cheating, anyway? Do students not know, or not care?  Is the internet making things worse? If you had asked these questions in the 1980’s, you might have received an answer, but it would have b …

Update on the McCabe Survey
David Rettinger | May 29, 2018

An update on the McCabe survey process and data.

Welcome to the New Site!
David Rettinger | April 11, 2018

International Center for Academic Integrity Welcome to our new website. Members, As you can see, we have launched our new website.  While much of the content is still being updated, you will notice that the look is brand new.  Based on a design by our …