Nick Rushby has been working in the area of educational and training technology for over 45 years. Following a first degree in Electronic Engineering, he gained his postgraduate Diploma from Imperial College in Computer Science, specialising in artificial intelligence applications in computer assisted learning. During his career he has coordinated projects for the National Development Programme in Computer Assisted Learning, directed an international information centre for the use of computers in education and training, led multimedia training activities for PA Consulting Group, and headed the engineering team developing a novel multimedia advertising system for airports and subway environments. He has worked with a wide variety of clients in most business sectors and at all levels of their organisations including consulting at board level. Nick is particularly interested in the ethics of research and scholarly publication. He is the author and editor of a number of books and papers on learning technology and scholarly publishing. A former editor of Programmed Learning and Educational Technology, Interactive Learning International and the British Journal of Education Technology, he is now Co Editor-in-Chief of Education & Self Development.