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Investigation at LSU

The AAUP's general secretary has authorized an investigation into alleged violations of academic freedom, tenure, and due process at Louisiana State University. The investigation, which will be carried out by a committee of AAUP members with no previous involvement in the situation, will focus on issues of concern surrounding the termination of the appointment of professor Ivor Van Heerden. The LSU administration was notified of the investigation today.

Read more about investigations and the AAUP's Committee A on Academic Freedom and Tenure

Publication Date: 
Monday, April 5, 2010