Ownership of Knowledge and Graduate Education

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    To prepare a model to describe her data for a lab meeting, a graduate student asks for help from a post-doc.  Later, the student finds that the post-doc used her experimental ideas in a grant proposal with the research professor.  What are the roles the professor, grad student, and post-doc have in deciding ownership of ideas?