A question of publication ethics

David Kristofferson kristoff at net.bio.net
Mon Jan 4 13:45:39 EST 1993


>    My advice to the student was that as senior author she has
> the final say on the paper.

Traditionally the head of the laboratory has always had the final say
on the contents of papers, regardless of the order of the authors,
unless they specifically give this privilege up to another author.
Are there any other channels for resolving grievances on your campus,
e.g., through arbitration of some kind?

				Sincerely,

				Dave Kristofferson
				BIOSCI/bionet Manager

				kristoff at net.bio.net




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