Practicing Academic Integrity

Practicing Academic Integrity

Contact Information

Dr. Joseph Brown
Institute for Learning & Teaching
801 Oval Drive, Room 141
(970) 491-2898


Credible Scholarship requires academic integrity, a direct result of responsible research and writing habits. As with all ethically driven behavior, such habits—and their foundational underpinnings—are not innate.

They are learned and—through practice—honed to a point where they become second nature, a character trait both much valued and much sought after in the professional world.

Preparing for success in your chosen profession begins with developing and practicing these habits. One follows the other: Academic integrity lays the groundwork for professional integrity.

Click on the sidebar links for answers to the most frequently asked questions regarding Academic Integrity and guides devoted to helping you develop responsible research and writing habits.