Incidents at Yale University

Total: 19


Incident 8607

Status: Resolved
Person: Jed Rubenfeld
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Law
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Outcome Year: 2020
Outcome Category: Suspended / Leave / Restrictions
Specific Outcome: "Yale had suspended him from the faculty for two years and would restrict his interactions with students upon his return to the campus in New Haven, Conn.

The suspension followed a university investigation into allegations that Mr. Rubenfeld, a faculty member for 30 years, had sexually harassed female students, both verbally and by attempting to kiss or touch them without their consent, according to people with knowledge of the inquiry."
Last updated: Aug 27, 2020 5:28 pm

Incident 8142

Status: Ongoing
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Outcome Year: 2018
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Last updated: May 28, 2019 1:14 pm

Incident 8195

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Medicine and Health Sciences
Specific Discipline: Psychiatry
Outcome Year: 2018
Outcome Category: Retired, Suspended / Leave / Restrictions
Specific Outcome: He retired in July of 2018 after he was found responsible for sexual harassment. He had also been banned from the Yale campus.
Last updated: Jun 4, 2019 6:35 pm

Incident 8092

Status: Ongoing
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Outcome Year: 2017
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Specific Outcome: Lawsuit filed.
Last updated: May 28, 2019 1:14 pm

Incident 7934

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Arts and Humanities, Languages
Specific Discipline: Languages
Outcome Year: 2016
Outcome Category: Suspended / Leave / Restrictions
Specific Outcome: Leave of absence after accusation.
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 6:32 pm

Incident 7932

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Medicine and Health Sciences
Specific Discipline: Medicine
Outcome Year: 2015
Outcome Category: Resigned, Suspended / Leave / Restrictions
Specific Outcome: 18-month suspension, then resigned.
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 6:30 pm

Incident 7933

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Medicine and Health Sciences
Specific Discipline: Medicine
Outcome Year: 2015
Outcome Category: Resigned
Specific Outcome: Resigned.
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 6:31 pm

Incident 7935

Status: Resolved
Person: Emri Seli
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Medicine and Health Sciences
Specific Discipline: Medicine
Outcome Year: 2015
Outcome Category: Other
Specific Outcome: "violated the teacher-student fraternalization policy and recommended several disciplinary actions short of termination.". PDF of lawsuit included in story.
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 6:33 pm

Incident 8065

Status: Ongoing
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Outcome Year: 2015
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Last updated: May 28, 2019 1:14 pm

Incident 7931

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Department Chair
Discipline: Arts and Humanities, History
Specific Discipline: History
Outcome Year: 2013
Outcome Category: Resigned, Suspended / Leave / Restrictions
Specific Outcome: One year suspension. Resigned as chair
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 6:30 pm

Incident 8057

Status: Ongoing
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Outcome Year: 2011
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Last updated: May 28, 2019 1:14 pm

Incident 7930

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Department Chair, Professor
Discipline: Medicine and Health Sciences
Specific Discipline: Pharmacology
Outcome Year: 2007
Outcome Category: Monetary Settlement / Award
Specific Outcome: Lawsuit settled.
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 6:28 pm

Incident 7929

Status: Resolved
Person: Jay Jorgenson
Role: Faculty
Position: Assistant Professor
Discipline: Physical Sciences and Mathematics, Mathematics
Specific Discipline: Mathematics
Outcome Year: 1996
Outcome Category: Official Warning / Reprimand
Specific Outcome: Reprimanded.
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 6:27 pm

Incident 7928

Status: Resolved
Person: NAME UNKNOWN
Role: Faculty
Position:
Discipline: Arts and Humanities, History
Specific Discipline: History
Outcome Year: 1993
Outcome Category: Resigned
Specific Outcome: Resigned.
Last updated: May 31, 2019 12:25 pm

Incident 7926

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Arts and Humanities, Languages
Specific Discipline: Languages
Outcome Year: 1992
Outcome Category: Resigned
Specific Outcome: Resigned – returned to former job at university of california – santa barbara.
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 6:25 pm

Incident 7927

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Life Sciences, Forestry
Specific Discipline: Forestry
Outcome Year: 1992
Outcome Category: Official Warning / Reprimand
Specific Outcome: Disciplined (details unknown).
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 6:26 pm

Incident 8557

Status: Ongoing
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Last updated: Mar 16, 2020 8:58 am

Incident 8563

Status: Ongoing
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Last updated: Mar 21, 2020 10:15 pm

Incident 8572

Status: Ongoing
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Last updated: Apr 8, 2020 2:42 pm