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Academic Dishonesty and Misconduct

What is Academic Dishonesty and Misconduct?

Northwestern defines it as any form of unethical behavior that violates the integrity of the academic process, such as:

Read the full Academic Integrity Policy on the Office of the Provost website.

Who to Contact

To ask a question, receive guidance, or report a violation related to academic misconduct, contact a representative from the list below. 

You can also visit EthicsPoint, or call the hotline, to ask a question or submit a report. 

Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences

Mark Sheldon, Assistant Dean for Academic Integrity and Advising

School of Communications

Kyla Katz, Sr. Director of Advising and Student Affairs

School of Education and Social Policy

Susan Olson, Assistant Dean for Student Affairs

McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Wes Burghardt, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Engineering

The Graduate School

Hank Seifert, Associate Dean for Student Affairs

Medill School of Journalism

Beth Bennett, Director of Undergraduate Journalism

Pritzker School of Law

Susan Spies Roth, Associate Dean and Dean of Students

Kellogg Graduate School of Management

Fran Langewisch, Assistant Dean and Director of Student Life

Feinberg School of Medicine

Marianne M. Green, MD, Senior Associate Dean, Medical Education

Bienen School of Music

Linda Jacobs, Assistant Dean for Admission and Student Affairs

Northwestern University in Qatar

Klaus Schoenbach, Senior Associate Dean, Academic Affairs, Qatar

School of Professional Studies

Peter Kaye, Assistant Dean for Undergraduate and Post-baccalaureate Programs