In Need of a Helping Hand

TitleIn Need of a Helping Hand
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication2000
PublisherNational Academy of Engineering, Online Ethics Center
Publication Languageeng
AbstractWhen an advisor gives a student trainee a task which he is unqualified to do, the student does not tell his advisor about his reservations on his ability to perform the task. Instead he relies on the the help of another post-doc to complete his work.
NotesBrian Schrag, ed., Research Ethics: Cases and Commentaries, Volume 4, Bloomington, Indiana: Association for Practical and Professional Ethics, 2000