Incidents at University of Pennsylvania

Total: 6


Incident 7807

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Medicine and Health Sciences, Psychology
Specific Discipline: Psychology
Outcome Year: 2018
Outcome Category: Resigned
Specific Outcome: Resigned
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 2:51 pm

Incident 8120

Status: Ongoing
Person:
Role:
Position:
Discipline:
Specific Discipline:
Outcome Year: 2018
Outcome Category:
Specific Outcome: Investigation ongoing
Last updated: May 28, 2019 1:14 pm

Incident 8433

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Education
Specific Discipline: Higher Education
Outcome Year: 2017
Outcome Category: Other
Specific Outcome: Investigation in 2017 resulted in "cultural changes", including moving of Master's students to different space.
Last updated: Aug 29, 2019 9:51 am

Incident 7806

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Medicine and Health Sciences, Medicine
Specific Discipline: Medicine
Outcome Year: 2005
Outcome Category: Criminal Plea / Conviction, Resigned
Specific Outcome: Administrative leave, then resigned. sentenced to house arrest plus 12 years probation, then jailed.

Source: Ex-professor in sex case can go to Italy: A judge let Tracy McIntosh take a job for 6 months. Prosecutors were furious
Jennifer Lin and Joseph A. Slobodzian. Knight Ridder Tribune Business News; Washington [Washington]21 Jan 2006: 1.
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 2:51 pm

Incident 7805

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Assistant Professor
Discipline: Arts and Humanities, English Writing Humanities
Specific Discipline: English Writing Humanities
Outcome Year: 1994
Outcome Category: Resigned
Specific Outcome: Resigned.
Sources:
1. EX-STUDENT SEEKS 100G FROM PENN: SUIT CLAIMS ENGLISH PROF SEDUCED & WHIPPED HER
Smith, Jim. Philadelphia Daily News; Philadelphia, Pa. [Philadelphia, Pa]16 Mar 1994: 4.

2. PENN PROFESSOR RESIGNS, ADMITS TO SEX WITH STUDENT: MALCOLM WOODFIELD TAUGHT ENGLISH LITERATURE. THE STUDENT IS SUING PENN IN FEDERAL COURT.
Goodman, Howard. Philadelphia Inquirer; Philadelphia, Pa. [Philadelphia, Pa]27 Apr 1994: B.3.
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 2:48 pm

Incident 8300

Status: Resolved
Person: Larry Wittig
Role: Coach
Position: Rowing Coach
Discipline: Coach
Specific Discipline: Rowing
Outcome Year: 1984
Outcome Category: Resigned
Specific Outcome: Resigned "following investigation into charges of sexual harassment and program mismanagement"
Last updated: Jun 10, 2019 10:40 am