James Ron

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Social and Behavioral Sciences
Specific Discipline: Human rights
Outcome Year: 2019
Outcome Category: Monetary Settlement / Award; Resigned; Suspended / Leave / Restrictions
Specific Outcome: 5 month suspension. Restricted for two years from advising students. Resigned.

"The University of Minnesota gave a professor nearly $200,000 when he resigned last year following an unpaid suspension for sexually harassing a graduate student."

'The University of Minnesota's Humphrey School of Public Affairs must take specific actions to prevent sexual harassment and pay a graduate student who was harassed by her professor $75,000, part of a settlement reached with the state Department of Human Rights.'
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