Zeenath Khan

Zeenath Khan
Dr Zeenath Reza Khan is an assistant professor at Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences and recently became head of the Integrity in Academia and Beyond Research & Learning Forum at the university with a multi-disciplinary nine-member committee that has come together to work hand-in-hand on research and campaigns across the campus and beyond on academic integrity and beyond. Zeenath is a leading expert in the MENA region on academic integrity Dr Khan completed her PhD on Academic Integrity in 2014, chaired the International Conference on Academic Integrity -Middle East Chapter in 2016 in collaboration with ICAI and is currently chairing the 2020 Plagairism Across Europe and Beyond Conference to be held in Dubai. All views presented are those of the author.

Posts by Zeenath Khan

To name or not to name…
Zeenath Khan | September 28, 2020

As we gear up to celebrate the 5th International Day of Action Against Contract Cheating, I thought it apt to share an incident that took place in my daughter’s old school with regards to her science project. Oh yes, I am back with yet another hair-rai …

“High-tech spy glasses could catch UAE’s exam cheats in the act” – – rhetoric gone wrong?
Zeenath Khan | January 27, 2020

A recent research study published and then highlighted by local media in the UAE brings about a series of concerns for research, teaching and learning. I often begin my cyber ethics course with a famous yet simple scenario: imagine a three-lane, brand …

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The Desert Diorama Dilemma
Zeenath Khan | September 17, 2019

In Year 1, my daughter was asked to make a desert diorama. She was barely six then. We received the home project question on a Thursday, as was the school’s practice to upload the home learning announcements then. I remember feeling apprehensive readin …

Going Beyond a Day to Become a Voice
Zeenath Khan | March 4, 2019

University of Wollongong in Dubai has been participating in the International Day of Action Against Contract Cheating consistently since its inception more than three years ago. Dr Zeenath Reza Khan, Assistant Professor and Head of Integrity in Academi …

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