MIGUEL ROIG, Ph.D.
Department of Psychology
St. John's University
300 Howard Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10301
Tel: (718) 390-4513
FAX: (718) 442-3612

 

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

Those presentations marked by a * have been subsequently published (see publications)

° Represents undergraduates who collaborated with me on the project.

*Stanford, R., & Roig, M. (August, 1981). Toward understanding the cognitive consequences of the auditory stimulation used in the ganzfeld: Two studies. Paper presented at the 24th Annual Convention of the Parapsychological Association. Syracuse, New York.

Zenhausern, R., Roig, M., & Ragazzo, C. (1982). Differential speed of activation and right and left cognitive styles. Paper presented at the conference of the International Neuroscience Society. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

*Esquilin, J.L., Stein, E.S., Roig, M., & Weber, E. (1985). A systematic approach to determining critical job behaviors. Paper presented at the first annual conference of the Association of Human Resources Management and Organizational Behavior, Denver, Colorado.

Roig, M. (1985). Hemispheric cognitive style and reflection and impulsivity. Paper presented at the second annual conference of the Association of Human Resources Management and Organizational Behavior, Boston, Massachusetts.

*Roig, M. (August, 1990). Belief in psi and social desirability. Poster paper presented at the 33rd annual convention of the Parapsychological Association, Chevy Chase, Maryland.

Roig, M. & °Stivanello, C. (April, 1991). Hemisphericity style, sex, and answer changing. Poster paper presented at the 62nd Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, New York, New York.

*Roig, M. & °Placakis, N. (April, 1992). Hemisphericity style, sex, and performance in the mirror tracing task. Poster paper presented at the 63rd annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

*Roig, M. & °Ballew, C. (April, 1992). Attitudes toward cheating in college students and professors. Poster paper presented at the 63rd annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

*Roig, M. & °Cicero, F. (April, 1993). Sex differences but no hemisphericity differences on a line bisection task. Poster paper presented at the 64th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Arlington, VA.

Roig, M. & °Pederson, P. A. (April, 1993). Hemisphericity Style and social desirability. Poster paper presented at the 64th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Arlington, VA.

*Roig, M. & °Ryan, R. (April, 1993). Hemisphericity Style and performance on a line bisection task. Poster paper presented at the 64th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Arlington, VA.

Roig, M. & Ceraso, J. (August, 1993). Some processing parameters of unitary stimuli. Poster paper presented at the 101st Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Canada.

Roig, M. & Greco-Vigorito, C. (August, 1993). A catalogue of examples of negative reinforcement and of schedules of reinforcement. Poster paper presented at the 101st Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Canada.

Roig, M., & °Cicero, F. (April, 1994). Recall, recognition, and tapping rate as a function of hemisphericity and hemispheric overload. Poster paper presented at the 65th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Providence, RI.

*Roig, M., °Jackson, C, & R. K. Bridges. (April, 1994). Do believers in the paranormal subscribe to irrational belief systems? Poster paper presented at the 65th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Providence, RI.

*Roig, M., & °Hill, P. (April, 1995). Can college undergraduates determine whether text has been plagiarized? Poster paper presented at the 66th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

*Roig, M., Bridges, K. R., & °Jackson, C. R. (April, 1995). Do context effects modify the association between irrational beliefs and belief in the paranormal? Poster paper presented at the 66th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

Roig, M., Drucker, P., & °Nightingale, M. (April, 1995). Storage and retrieval of common emotional states by left and right hemisphericity style subjects. Poster paper presented at the 66th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

*Roig, M., & °De Tommaso, L. (April, 1995). Are college cheating and plagiarism related to academic procrastination? Poster paper presented at the 66th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

*Roig, M., Bridges, K. R., & Renner, C. (April, 1996). Context effects in the association between irrational and paranormal beliefs: A third study.  Poster paper presented at the 67th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

                *Bridges, K. R., & Roig, M. (August, 1996). The relationship between academic procrastination and irrational beliefs. Poster paper presented at the 103rd Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association, New York City.

*Roig, M. (February, 1997). An examination of the paraphrasing practices of college students. Poster paper presented at the 68th annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Washington, D. C.

*Roig, M. (June, 1997). College professors are not always in agreement as to what constitutes plagiarism Poster paper presented at the 8th annual meeting of the American Psychological Society, Washington, D. C.

*Roig, M. (February, 1998a). Undergraduates’ judgements of plagiarism and correct paraphrasing revisited. Poster paper to be presented at the 69th annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

*Roig, M. (May, 1998b). Paraphrasing strategies of members of the American Psychological Society as a function of text readability. Poster paper to be presented at the 10th annual meeting of the American Psychological Society, Washington, D.C.

Roig, M., °Speranza, L., & °Greco, M. (April, 1999). Fifty years of the Eastern Psychological Association. Poster paper presented at the 70th meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Providence, RI.

Roig, M. & °Johnson B. (April, 2000). Development of a computer program to detect plagiarized. Paper presented at the symposium: War of the words: Detecting and preventing plagiarism, at the 71st Eastern Psychological Association, Baltimore, MD.

                *Roig, M., Smith, D. M., & Ferrier, G. (August, 2000). Parapsychology in British and American Introductory Psychology Texts: 1990-1999. Poster paper presented at the 108th Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington, D.C.

                *Roig, M. &
°de Jacquant, J. (November, 2000). Guidelines on plagiarism in writing manuals across various disciplines. Poster paper presented at the first ORI Conference on Research Integrity, Bethesda, MD.

               
°deJacquant, J. & Roig, M. (April, 2001). Paraphrasing strategies as a function of a passage’s readability, interest, and linkage.  Psi Chi poster paper presented at the 72nd meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Washington, D.C.

                Roig, M. & °Caso, M. (March, 2002).  Lying and cheating: Fraudulent excuse making, cheating, and plagiarism.  Poster paper presented at the 73rd annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MASS.

 

                °Galbo, J., °Rubio, A., & Roig, M. (March, 2002).  The Coverage of Parapsychology in encyclopedias.  Psi Chi Poster paper presented at the 73rd annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MASS.


Roig, M. (November, 2002).  Strategies for Preventing and Detecting Plagiarism.  Paper presented at the Eight Northeast

Conference for Teachers of Psychology, Western Connecticut State University, Danbury, CT.

 

Roig, M. (November, 2002).  Recycling portions of text from the same author/s previously published papers in psychology: An  exploratory study.  Paper presented at the second Office of Research Integrity’s conference on Research Integrity, Bethesda, MD.

                Roig, M. (October, 2003).  Presentation of instructional resource created for the Office of Research Integrity: Avoiding plagiarism, self plagiarism, and other unethical writing practices: A guide to ethical writing.  Presented at the RCR expo during the annual meeting of the Society of Research Administrators (SRA) International, Pittsburgh.

                Roig, M. (March, 2003).  Strategies for preventing student plagiarism. Paper presented at the symposium: War of the words II: Detecting and preventing plagiarism, symposium presented at the 74th meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Baltimore, MD.

           
°Salhany, J. & Roig, M. (March, 2003).  Academic dishonesty policies across universities: Focus on plagiarism.  Psi Chi poster paper presented at the 74th meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Baltimore, MD.

               
°Roed, B., °Skolnik, B., & Roig, M. (March, 2003).  Speech dysfluencies and lateral eye movements: An exploratory study. Psi Chi poster paper presented at the 74th meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Baltimore, MD.

               
°Skolnik, B. & Roig, M. (March, 2003).  Student plagiarism: A review of recent legal cases.  Psi Chi poster paper presented at the 74th meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Baltimore, MD.

 

°Torres, M. & Roig, M. (April, 2004).   The Cloze Procedure as a Test of Plagiarism: Determining the Influence of Text Readability. Paper presented at the 75th meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

 

Roig, M. & °Marks, A. (November, 2004).  Integrity in “Instructions to Authors”:  An Exploratory Study in a Sample of Psychology Journals.  Paper presented at the third Office of Research Integrity’s conference on Research Integrity, San Diego, CA.

           
°Marks, A. & Roig, M. (March, 2005).  An analysis of academic dishonesty statements in a sample of psychology course syllabi.  Psi Chi Poster presented at the 76th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

 

Roig, M. (March, 2005). A Faculty/Student research contract? Presented at the symposium: Ethics in Teaching, Practice, and Research, at the 76th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

 

Roig, M. & °Marks, A.  (August, 2005).   Attitudes toward cheating before and after implementing an Honor Code.  Poster  paper presented at the 113th meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

Roig, M. (October, 2005).  The subtler forms of self-plagiarism: When is same authored text re-use appropriate?  Panel presentation at the Conference on Plagiarism Across the Science Disciplines, New York City.

 

Roig, M. & Matthiasen, S. (October, 2005).  Attitudes toward cheating in a sample of graduate and undergraduate students.  Poster paper presented at the 45th Annual Meeting of the New England Psychological Association, New Haven, CT

 

Roig, M. & °Marks, A. (March, 2006).  An exploration of students’ and professors’ authorship contributions to EPA conference presentations. Poster paper presented at the 77th Annual Meeting of Eastern Psychological Association, Baltimore, MD.

 

Roig, M. (March, 2006). Affective characteristics of academic excuse-use.  Presentation made at symposium Academic Excuse-Making, Procrastination, and Cheating: Empirical and Theoretical Perspectives held at the 77th Annual Meeting of Eastern Psychological Association, Baltimore, MD.

 

Roig, M. (May, 2006).  College Students’ and Professors’ Attitudes Toward Cheating: A 12 year follow-up.  Poster paper presented at the 18th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, New York City.

 

°Monitello, F., & Roig, M. (March, 2007). Course performance of students who take make-up examinations. Psi Chi Poster presented at the 78th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

 

°Barile, J. & Roig, M. (March, 2007). A compilation of published articles that use basic statistical tests for use in undergraduate Statistics or Research Methods courses. Psi Chi Poster presented at the 78th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

 

°Stallozovskaya, M., & Roig, M. (March, 2007). Extent of use of direct quotations in psychology journal articles: An exploratory study. Psi Chi Poster presented at the 78th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

               
                °Seikh, S. and Roig, M. (March, 2008). The status of Internet references in APA psychology journals.
Psi Chi Poster paper presented at the 79th annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston.

 

                Roig, M. (March, 2009). Yes they can: Demonstrating to students that they know how to paraphrase. Presented at a symposium titled: Teaching Strategies that worked for us, held at the 80th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Pittsburgh, PA.

 

°Kimball, T. M., & Roig, M. (March, 2010). Identical and near-identical text in academic institutions’ plagiarism policies.  Psi Chi Poster presented at the 81st Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Brooklyn, NY.

 

*Roig, M. (March, 2011). Self-plagiarism of text: How much is too much? Paper presented at the 82nd Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Cambridge, MA.

 

*Roig, M. (March, 2012). Self-plagiarism of text: How much is too much? Paper presented at the 4th Office of Research Integrity Conference on Research Integrity: Quest for Research Excellence, Washington, D.C. (this presentation was a somewhat updated version of the one previously listed under the same title).

 

                °Sanchez, G. L. & Roig, M. (2013, March). Accessibility of internet references in APA psychology journals. Poster paper presented at the 84th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, New York City.

 

°Troutman, M. & Roig, M. (2013, March). Extensive similarities in academic institutions plagiarism policies. Poster paper presented at the 84th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, New York City.

                Roig, M. (May, 2013). Journal editorials on plagiarism: What is the message? Paper presented at the 3rd World Conference on Research Integrity, Montreal.

 

                Roig, M. (June, 2015). An exploratory content analysis of Expressions of Concern, 4th World Conference on Research Integrity, Rio de Janeiro.

 

            °Tharp, R. and Roig, M. (March, 2017). Revisiting College Professors views Toward Extra-Sensory Perception. Poster paper to be presented at the 88th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston.

               



INVITED PRESENTATIONS –
Portions of some of the presentations listed below are modified and/or updated versions of earlier presentations even when the titles of the later presentations are somewhat different from the previous ones.

               
Avoiding plagiarism and other unethical writing practices when writing papers.  Presentation at Adelphi University, March 31st, 2003.

                Strategies for preventing and detecting plagiarism.  Presentation made to faculty and administrators sponsored by the St. John’s University’s Center for Teaching and Learning, November 4th, 2003.

                Strategies for preventing and detecting plagiarism.  Presentation made to faculty and administrators at The University of St. Thomas, Houston, TX, January 12th, 2004.
 

Plagiarism: detection and other issues.  Presentation made to faculty and administrators at the State University of New York - Geneseo, January, 27th, 2004.

What’s up with plagiarism?  Presentation made to students at the State University of New York - Geneseo, January 28th, 2004.

Strategies for preventing and detecting plagiarism.  Presentation made to faculty and administrators at Adelphi University, February 23rd, 2004.

                On ethical writing in psychology.  Psi Chi invited presentation at the meeting of the New England Psychological Association, October 16th, 2004.

 

                Academic dishonesty: An examination of plagiarism.  Presentation made to faculty at Nazareth College, NY, March 8th, 2005.

 

Avoiding Plagiarism and other unethical writing and authorship practices.  Five-hour workshop presented to the faculty of the Borough of Manhattan Community College, January 23, 2006.

 

        Plagiarism and self-plagiarism in the sciences.  University of Rijeka School of Medicine, Croatia, September 4th, 2006.

 

                Plagiarism in the sciences: What do we really know? Mediterranean Editors and Translators Meeting, Barcelona, Spain, October, 2006.

 

     The Little Inadvertent Lies and Deceptions in Student Papers. Psi Chi invited presentation at the 78th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA., March 23rd, 2007.

 

The culture of plagiarism: Lying, cheating, and stealing in Academe. Western Michigan University, September 17th, 2008

 

Plagiarism in Context: Natural Sciences and Engineering, Western Michigan University, September 17th, 2008

 

Plagiarism in Context: Humanities and Social Sciences, Western Michigan University, September 17th, 2008

 

Dealing with a persistent pandemic: Detecting and preventing student plagiarism. Presentation made at 81st Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Brooklyn, NY. March 4th, 2010.

 

Responsible Research Conduct, Workshop presented at the Borough of Manhattan Community College, New York, NY, April 28th, 2010.

Self-plagiarism in the sciences: Some considerations for authors. Symposium presented at the XXXIX Annual Meeting of The Brazilian of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Society (SBBq), Paraná, Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil, May 19th, 2010.

 

Self-plagiarism in the sciences: Some considerations for authors. Pan American Studies Institute: Function and Regulation of the Cytoskeleton. International Symposium on Myosin. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August, 7th, 2010.

 

Workshop on Responsible Research Conduct. Pan American Studies Institute: Function and Regulation of the Cytoskeleton. International Symposium on Myosin. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August, 11th, 2010.

 

Responsible Research Conduct, Workshop presented at the Borough of Manhattan Community College, New York, NY, December 1st, 2010.

 

Plagiarism and Self-plagiarism in the sciences: Definitions and cases. Paper presented First Brazilian Meeting on Research Integrity, Science and Publication Ethics, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, December 14th, 2010.

 

        Responsible Research Conduct. Western Michigan University, March 16th, 2011

       

        Culture of Plagiarism? Western Michigan University, March 16th, 2011

 

        The Little Inadvertent Lies and Deceptions in Student and Professional Writing, Ramapo College of NJ, March 30th, 2011.

 

                Key topics of Responsible Conduct of Research Training in the United States: Emphasis on the problem of plagiarism. Workshop on Design and Effective Use of Teacher Codes of Conduct: The Asia-Pacific Region, Seoul National University of Education, Seoul, South Korea, May 13th, 2011 (paper was presented by In Jae Lee), http://www.iiep.unesco.org/fileadmin/user_upload/Research_Highlights_Corruption/pdf/5_Special_session_research_ethics.pdf.

 

                Plagiarism is the health sciences. Presented in the session titled “Research integrity and conflicts of interest in XXI science” at the I Symposium
on Bioethics and Public Health. Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, September 22nd, 2011.

 

                Dealing with plagiarism in the modern university. Presented at the international ALLEA-KNAW symposium: Plagiarism - Legal, Moral and Educational Aspects. Sponsored by the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, December 14th, 2011 (This presentation was shown in video-taped format).

 

                Avoiding Plagiarism, Self-Plagiarism, and Other Deceptive Writing and Authorship Practices in the Sciences, Columbia University, NY, April, 30th, 2012.

 

                Plagiarism in the arts, in the humanities, and beyond. Columbia University, New York, April 30th, 2012

                Plagiarism, self-plagiarism and other unethical writing practices. Second Brazilian Meeting on Research Integrity (II BRISPE), Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 29th, 2012.

                Preventing and detecting plagiarism in schools and universities, Second Brazilian Meeting on Research Integrity (II BRISPE), Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 30th, 2012.


                Plagiarism and Self-Plagiarism in the Sciences, Second Brazilian Meeting on Research Integrity (II BRISPE), University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil, May 31st, 2012.

 

                Avoiding the little inadvertent lies (and big ones too!) in academic and professional writing. Presented during “Ethics Week” at Baruch College, March 23rd, 2013.

 

Plagiarism at the University: Somebody else’s problem? Paper presented at the symposium “Plágio e integridade acadêmica” at the Universidade Federal de Rio de Janeiro, August 27th, 2013.

 

Avoiding the little inadvertent lies (and big ones too!) in academic and professional writing? Presented in a graduate course titled “Introduction to Science Communication” at the Universidade Federal de Rio de Janeiro, August 27th, 2013.

 

Self-plagiarism: Some considerations. Paper presented at the conference “Plagiarism in Research: Common Pitfalls and Unforeseen Consequences”. The Graduate Center, City University of New York, February, 6th 2014.


                Plagiarism in research and education: An international panorama.
Presented at the forum “Pesquisa, Criatividade e Plágio: Desafios para Professores e Alunos". Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, November 5th, 2014, http://cpro16197.publiccloud.com.br/~ctep/index.php/noticias/67-pesquisa-criatividade-e-plagio-desafios-para-professores-e-alunos.

 

Plagiarism in the sciences. International Institute for Collaborative Cell Biology and Biochemistry – Bi-annual Course in Biochemistry and molecular biology: Bench to bedside approaches, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, November 6th, 2014.   

 

Plagiarism in real-life situations. International Institute for Collaborative Cell Biology and Biochemistry – Bi-annual Course in Biochemistry and

molecular biology: Bench to bedside approaches, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, November 7th, 2014.   


Plagiarism and Self-Plagiarism in the Sciences. Workshop offered at the Columbia University’s Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational

Research, Pathology Library, Presbyterian Hospital, March 24th, 2015.

 

Plagiarism and Self-Plagiarism in the Sciences. Life Science Seminars, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, April 10th, 2015.

 

Introducción a la conducta responsable de la investigación. Fundamentos de la conducta responsable de la investigación y ética en investigación con sujetos humanos, Universidad del Valle de Guatemala, September 21st, 2015 (paper given remotely via WebX).

 

Plagio y autoplagio académico. Fundamentos de la conducta responsable de la investigación y ética en investigación con sujetos
humanos, Universidad del Valle de Guatemala, September 22nd, 2015 (paper given remotely via WebX).

 

Plagiarism and self-plagiarism in the sciences. Psychology Department, Seton Hall University, February 26th, 2016

 

                Plagiarism amongst students: What do we know? Academic Dishonesty I: The scholarship of plagiarism, Monmouth University, March 24th, 2016.

 

                Plagiarism and self-plagiarism (duplication) in the Sciences,  From Solid State to Biophysics VII”, June 5th, 2016, Cavtat, Croatia (paper presented via Skype).

 

                Scientific vs. academic plagiarism: Is it time for editors to make a distinction? Fourth Brazilian Meeting on Research Integrity, Science and Publication Ethics, November 17-18th, Universidade Federal de Goiás, Brazil.

 

Using plagiarism detection software as a teaching tool. National Academy of Sciences’ Workshop on Formal Instruction on the Prevention of and Response to Plagiarism March 8-9, 2017, Université Algiers III – Ab, Algeria.

 

               

 

 

 

 

 

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