Stack Exchange network consists of 175 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.Visit Stack Exchange The spellings adviser and advisor are both correct.
issue: in academia, I've always seen "advisor" as the preferred spelling (and a number of schools agree with that assessment).
However, outside of academic contexts, "adviser" seems to be preferred, both in the UK and the US, as shown here.
The plagiarized text is in the background, it doesn't rob any credit that belonged to you. He would know for sure that the new student was doing wrong.
But if the plagiarism is discovered, he will be in a lot of trouble.
He received his Ph D in English Literature and Medieval Studies from the University of Texas at Austin in 2014.
There are 12 references cited in this article, which can be found at the bottom of the page.As you also guess, if you pursue further, you will lose the relationship with him, etc.I do not encourage scientific misconduct, but in this case you will lose something and gain nothing.I met this student a few times and gave them advice and help when I could.They always had a hard copy of my thesis in the lab for reference; I also provided a PDF copy at the student's request.Conversely, it's not clear how this would "haunt him forever" in academia -- if this is settled quietly, and especially if OP doesn't speak up, no one is likely to know that there was ever an issue.From the time someone starts working in industry, his/her Ph D becomes irrelevant. No, they only care how many years he has worked for company X with which title..pass_color_to_child_links a.u-inline.u-margin-left--xs.u-margin-right--sm.u-padding-left--xs.u-padding-right--xs.u-absolute.u-absolute--center.u-width--100.u-flex-align-self--center.u-flex-justify--between.u-serif-font-main--regular.js-wf-loaded .u-serif-font-main--regular.amp-page .u-serif-font-main--regular.u-border-radius--ellipse.u-hover-bg--black-transparent.web_page .u-hover-bg--black-transparent:hover. Content Header .feed_item_answer_user.js-wf-loaded . A major part of getting a Ph D is selecting an advisor.While you might choose your advisor before or after getting admitted to the program, you should always choose carefully.