Presentation on Plagiarism

Mr. Marcus Richey is senior lecturer of General Education department with experience of more than twenty five years in different countries and his research interests are playwriting, gender studies and Postmodern American literature. He will be giving a presentation on plagiarism titled '' Ghosts and the Machines: DIY Forensic Linguistics and the New Plagiarisms '' . The presentation will take place at the seminar room on the 16th of November, 2017 from 10:30 to 11:30 am.

Mr. Marcus Richey will examine the rise of ghost-written plagiarism and explore the various options teachers can choose when suspecting ghost-written work.
He will suggest a method by which authorship fraud can be documented and used in student-assessments in addition to exploring the development of a software aiming to combat this issue.