Incidents at University of California – Berkeley

Total: 20


Incident 8077

Status: Resolved
Person: John Searle
Role: Faculty
Position: Emeritus Professor
Discipline: Arts and Humanities, Philosophy
Specific Discipline: Philosophy
Outcome Year: 2019
Outcome Category: Honor Revoked
Specific Outcome: Stripped of emeritus title. Lawsuit filed in 2017.
Last updated: Jun 25, 2019 10:24 pm

Incident 7673

Status: Resolved
Person: Alan Tansman
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Arts and Humanities, Languages
Specific Discipline: Languages
Outcome Year: 2018
Outcome Category: Suspended / Leave / Restrictions
Specific Outcome: Finding of sexual harassment, suspended for two years.
Last updated: Jun 7, 2019 7:05 am

Incident 8220

Status: Resolved
Role: Administrator
Position: Assistant Director of Student Services
Discipline:
Specific Discipline:
Outcome Year: 2018
Outcome Category: No Longer Employed (includes Fired and Contract Non-renewal)
Specific Outcome: fired for assault of student 2009-2010
Last updated: Jun 4, 2019 6:35 pm

Incident 7629

Status: Resolved
Person: Terry Speed
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Mathematics, Physical Sciences and Mathematics
Specific Discipline: Mathematics
Outcome Year: 2018
Outcome Category: Resigned
Specific Outcome: Finding of engagement in “unwelcome conduct of a sexual nature”. Resigned.
Last updated: May 31, 2019 12:38 pm

Incident 7630

Status: Resolved
Person: Eric Samuels
Role:
Position: Therapist
Discipline: Medicine and Health Sciences, Psychology
Specific Discipline: Psychology
Outcome Year: 2018
Outcome Category: Monetary Settlement / Award
Specific Outcome: University settled lawsuit (reports of $250k settlement).
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 10:36 am

Incident 7655

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Director of the UCSF Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, Professor
Discipline: Physical Sciences and Mathematics, Bioscience
Specific Discipline: Bioscience
Outcome Year: 2018
Outcome Category: Monetary Settlement / Award, No Known Outcome for Respondent
Specific Outcome: $150,000 settlement, finding "probable cause that Dr. Glantz’ conduct violated the Faculty Code of Conduct"; second lawsuit from second postdoc ongoing
Last updated: Jun 7, 2019 11:04 am

Incident 8091

Status: Ongoing
Person:
Role:
Position:
Discipline:
Specific Discipline:
Outcome Year: 2017
Outcome Category:
Specific Outcome: Lawsuit filed.
Last updated: Jun 7, 2019 7:05 am

Incident 7672

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Architecture
Specific Discipline:
Outcome Year: 2016
Outcome Category: Training / Counseling Required
Specific Outcome: Found in violation of sexual harassment policy and suspended for three years; and resigned. University settled lawsuit.
Last updated: Jun 7, 2019 7:05 am

Incident 7628

Status: Resolved
Role: Administrator
Position: Dean
Discipline: Law
Specific Discipline:
Outcome Year: 2016
Outcome Category: Fine / Salary Reduction, Resigned
Specific Outcome: 10-percent reduction in salary for one-year, leave of absence from deanship, back on faculty. Resigned eventually (no longer listed on Berkeley Law Website)
Last updated: May 28, 2019 1:14 pm

Incident 8369

Status: Resolved
Role: Coach
Position: Assistant Basketball Coach
Discipline: Athletics
Specific Discipline: Basketball
Outcome Year: 2016
Outcome Category: No Longer Employed (includes Fired and Contract Non-renewal)
Specific Outcome: Fired for sexual harassment of reporter covering the team
Last updated: Jul 2, 2019 4:04 pm

Incident 7669

Status: Resolved
Person: Geoff Marcy
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Physical Sciences and Mathematics, Astronomy
Specific Discipline: Astronomy
Outcome Year: 2015
Outcome Category: Resigned
Specific Outcome: Resigned, now emeritus faculty.
Last updated: Jun 7, 2019 7:05 am

Incident 7670

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Assistant Professor
Discipline: Arts and Humanities, Languages
Specific Discipline: Languages
Outcome Year: 2015
Outcome Category: No Longer Employed (includes Fired and Contract Non-renewal)
Specific Outcome: Finding of sexual harassment violation. Fired
Last updated: Jun 7, 2019 7:05 am

Incident 7671

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Adjunct Professor
Discipline: Physical Sciences and Mathematics, Mathematics
Specific Discipline: Mathematics
Outcome Year: 2015
Outcome Category: Resigned
Specific Outcome: Resigned.
Last updated: Jun 7, 2019 7:05 am

Incident 8278

Status: Resolved
Person: Todd Mulzet
Role: Coach
Position: Diving Coach
Discipline: Athletics
Specific Discipline: Diving
Outcome Year: 2015
Outcome Category: Fine / Salary Reduction
Specific Outcome: 5% pay cut over two months ($455.30) instead of suspension
Last updated: Jun 10, 2019 10:40 am

Incident 7627

Status: Resolved
Role: Administrator
Position: Vice Chancellor
Discipline: Other, Research
Specific Discipline: Research
Outcome Year: 2014
Outcome Category: Resigned
Specific Outcome: Resigned.
Last updated: May 31, 2019 11:48 am

Incident 7668

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Adjunct Associate Professor
Discipline: Physical Sciences and Mathematics, Bioscience
Specific Discipline: Bioscience
Outcome Year: 2012
Outcome Category: Resigned
Specific Outcome: Found in violation of sexual harassment policy, resigned. See p. 164 of scribd
Last updated: Jun 7, 2019 7:05 am

Incident 7667

Status: Resolved
Person: Diane Leite
Role: Administrator
Position: Assistant Vice Chancellor
Discipline:
Specific Discipline:
Outcome Year: 2012
Outcome Category: Other
Specific Outcome: Reassigned to new position.
Last updated: Jun 7, 2019 7:05 am

Incident 7626

Status: Resolved
Person: John P. Dwyer
Role: Administrator
Position: Dean
Discipline: Law
Specific Discipline:
Outcome Year: 2002
Outcome Category: Resigned
Specific Outcome: Resigned.
Last updated: May 28, 2019 1:14 pm

Incident 7666

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Associate Professor
Discipline: Arts and Humanities, Languages
Specific Discipline: Languages
Outcome Year: 1991
Outcome Category: No Longer Employed (includes Fired and Contract Non-renewal)
Specific Outcome: Fired.
Last updated: Jun 7, 2019 7:05 am

Incident 7665

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Social and Behavioral Sciences, Sociology
Specific Discipline: Sociology
Outcome Year: 1980
Outcome Category: Suspended / Leave / Restrictions
Specific Outcome: Suspended without pay for one quarter.
Last updated: Jun 7, 2019 7:05 am