However, an academic has since suggested that he himself is the professor in this chapter, and has denounced the chapter.
Feb 28, 2022 • 12 tweets • 7 min read
The UUK 'strategic guide' on staff-student sexual misconduct is published today, during #UCU strike action which we are participating in.
We sat on the advisory group for developing this guidance. Here is our public statement. TL;DR we are disappointed.
This guidance from Universities UK has been a long time coming. While there is some helpful and important material in the forthcoming practical guide, overall this guidance represents a missed opportunity.
Sep 28, 2019 • 8 tweets • 2 min read
This story of an academic assaulting a series of young male students at two institutions over many years highlights some of the problems that we have seen more widely across the sector.
Kevin O'Gorman: Former university professor sentenced for sex attacks bbc.com/news/uk-scotla…
He was given an NDA when he left Strathclyde uni in 2011, a large payoff, and a reference that allowed him to get another job at Heriott Watt, as The Times' excellent reporting from @mikewadejourno stated. (Paywall) thetimes.co.uk/article/serial…