Incidents at University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh

Total: 3

Incident 7862

Status: Resolved
Person: Michael Beitz
Role: Faculty
Position: Assistant Professor
Discipline: Arts and Humanities, Art
Specific Discipline: Art
Outcome Year: 2018
Outcome Category: Monetary Settlement / Award, Resigned
Specific Outcome: "university investigators concluded Beitz violated the UW System’s sexual harassment and consensual relationship policies"

"The University of Wisconsin System reached a $325,000 settlement with a former student who says UW-Oshkosh violated her rights and acted "with deliberate indifference" to the sexual harassment she faced from one of her professors.

The former student, A.R. in court documents, sued in October, claiming the university violated her Title IX rights when it failed to take action against former art professor Michael Beitz."

Last updated: Dec 9, 2020 7:33 pm

Incident 7863

Status: Resolved
Role: Coach
Position: Men's club volleyball coach
Discipline: Athletics
Specific Discipline:
Outcome Year: 2017
Outcome Category: No Longer Employed (includes Fired and Contract Non-renewal)
Specific Outcome: Fired for sexual harassment of student, including exposing himself
Last updated: Jun 7, 2019 7:56 am

Incident 7856

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Discipline: unknown
Specific Discipline:
Outcome Year: 2014
Outcome Category: Resigned
Specific Outcome: Resigned after university found violation of policy for relationships with student.
Last updated: May 28, 2019 1:14 pm