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I have moved to another university and created a new google scholar account here. However, my old account which was verified with the academic email address of the former university still shows up. I am no longer at my old university so I CAN'T LOGIN to that old account in order to delete it. I tried to remove that verified google scholar, but I could not. I also contacted google scholar via google scholar support email, that is ‘[email protected]’ but nobody answered me.

So, I'm wondering how to delete that old account?

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    Contact google scholar, why do you think we are google scholar help?
    – Solar Mike
    Commented Dec 30, 2018 at 8:59
  • a simple search on here gives : academia.stackexchange.com/q/55400/72855
    – Solar Mike
    Commented Dec 30, 2018 at 9:01
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    @SolarMike "I also contacted google scholar via google scholar support email, that is ‘[email protected]’ but nobody answered me." Many of us also are people who have used Google Scholar and may be able to help.
    – JiK
    Commented Dec 30, 2018 at 12:56
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    @SolarMike There's little chance to contact Google and get to talk to an actual human.
    – Alexey B.
    Commented Dec 30, 2018 at 13:12
  • @JiK “many of us also are people” or “many of us are also people”?
    – Solar Mike
    Commented Dec 30, 2018 at 14:25

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Deletion of the entire linked Google account worked in my case.

I used to have a Google Scholar profile through a Google account at a corporation but when they (unwillingly) deleted my account, the Google Scholar automatically got deleted. Considering Google did not get back to you, it might be worthwhile to get in touch with your old university to see if they could permanently delete your account.

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