Research 04.03.14 Minutes


Michael Hites, Annette Valenta, Barbara Corpus, Phil Tallman, Heather O’Leary, David Ibrahim, Al Schorsch, Marelet Kirda, Seth Ketcham, Bob Sandusky, Bill Hendrickson, Henrik Aratyn, Andrew Boyd, Jaqueline Berger, Clyde Wheeler, Karen Dunn Lopez, Butch Zunich, Houshang Darabi, Geen Tomko

  • iThenticate
    • Presentation and demo
      • Used to prevent plagiarism for dissertation theses and grant proposals
      • Has a large content database, is collaborative, and can be put behind Shibboleth
      • Discussion of logistics, possible issues, and how to train faculty
      • Consideration of different types of plagiarism, how to combat them
  • Identity Access Management (IAM)
    • Presentation
      • Covered success factors, project components, and timeline
      • Outline of problems/issues with the current system
      • Discussion of differences between the UIC and the UIUC experience
      • Discussion of difficulties of getting NetIDs for guest faculty
      • Discussion of the next steps in order to implement
  • Closing Comments
    • Next meeting will look at Institutional Stewardship of Data (ISD) report
      • Will also look at a survey to be launched in the fall