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

In the News: In Case You Missed It
Tricia Bertram Gallant | February 24, 2020

This “in case you missed it” blog post highlights 3 news/media items that raised my blood pressure in the last couple of months. Inside Higher Education – Course Hero Woos Professors (Doug Lederman) Have you noticed a change in narrative around sites l …

Topics: Blog, News
Happy New Year!
Tricia Bertram Gallant | December 30, 2019

The International Center for Academic Integrity (ICAI) extends a warm happy new year to all of our members and blog readers out there. The ICAI cultivates integrity cultures in academic communities throughout the world by providing services, resources …

Thank You!
Tricia Bertram Gallant | December 23, 2019

On behalf of the rest of the ICAI Content Committee and Blog Editorial Board, I want to thank you for reading Integrity Matters!, an ICAI Blog, this year. It has been a year packed full of attention on academic integrity, from “Operations Varsity Blues …

Topics: Blog, Editorial
In the News: When the Parent Facilitates Contract Cheating
Tricia Bertram Gallant | December 16, 2019

Read all about it! California parent charged with “one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud” because she paid a firm $9,000 to take “an individual online class” for her son. I’ve previously written about the actions that Australia, England, New Zea …

A Bold Proposition: Withholding Foreign Aid to Tackle the Contract Cheating Problem
Tricia Bertram Gallant | September 9, 2019

Something known previously by a select few is getting serious attention of late – Kenya is a big player in the contract cheating industry. While certainly not all contract cheating providers reside in Kenya, there are signs that a great many of them do …

Topics: Blog, Editorial