Verena Gehrmann


About Verena Gehrmann

Verena is our fierce defender of Academic Integrity. She pointed out that everybody should have the same chances to develop themselves, regardless of their backgrounds and that education plays an important role in equality. The open-minded native German branched out to another continent to explore a new culture when she studied in Tübingen, Beijing, and Taipei. She stayed in Taipei for four more years, developing marketing and branding strategies for different IT markets around the globe.

PlagScan_PeerGroupSimilarityHypothesis
The Socio-Linguistic Variant and What Author Metrics Doesn’t Want to Investigate Real papers against real ghostwriters PlagScan conducted an experiment with a student writing corpus collected from a group of students outside the US and UK all belonging to the same classroom. The selected papers were response papers to the… Read More »

The ‘Peer Group Similarity Hypothesis’ Part II




This year, the annual European Network for Academic Integrity (ENAI) conference was held at the Myklas Romeris University in Vilnius, Lithuania. It consisted of two conference segments covering ‘Plagiarism Across Europe and Beyond’, and ‘Shaping Ethics in Academia and Society’. Seeing ourselves as safeguards for Academic Integrity, PlagScan continuously intensify… Read More »

Attending the annual European Network for Academic Integrity conference in ...