Prof Hutton was appointed to the board by the University and College Union.
- The decision followed an investigation by legal firm Slaughter & May into Prof Hutton's role on the #USS Board.
- The full report into the investigation has been kept secret from members.
Prof Hutton raised concerns the deficit had been exaggerated.
#USS did not say if this referred to the Board but said the Board was "actively considering the recommendations in this regard."
The USS Board described the investigation as independent
The Board commissioned Slaughter & May to undertake the probe.
UCU said it had "concerns about how the process to remove Jane Hutton from the Universities Superannuation Scheme had been conducted."
"I do not accept the validity of either the process or the decision. I will be taking a number of actions to address the process, the decisions, and the accuracy of the assumptions and modeling which underlie the 2017 & 2018 valuations."
Statement to follow: