Incidents at University of Southern California

Total: 5


Incident 7823

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Medicine and Health Sciences
Specific Discipline:
Outcome Year: 2018
Outcome Category: Monetary Settlement / Award, Resigned
Specific Outcome: Found to have engaged in sexual harassment of students; resigned with a financial payout. $215 million settlement to victims
Last updated: Jul 22, 2019 9:05 am

Incident 7820

Status: Resolved
Person: David Carrera
Role: Administrator
Position: Vice President
Discipline: Business, Advancement, Medicine and Health Sciences, Health Sciences Development
Specific Discipline: Advancement and Health Sciences Development
Outcome Year: 2017
Outcome Category: No Longer Employed (includes Fired and Contract Non-renewal)
Specific Outcome: "Left job” in midst of ongoing sexual harassment investigation.
Last updated: May 31, 2019 11:24 am

Incident 7821

Status: Resolved
Person: Rohit Varma
Role: Faculty
Position: Assistant Professor
Discipline: Medicine and Health Sciences
Specific Discipline:
Outcome Year: 2017
Outcome Category: Monetary Settlement / Award, Official Warning / Reprimand
Specific Outcome: "disciplined" in 2003: Sexually harassed fellow under his supervision, fellow paid more than $10,000. Varma appointed, and then removed, as medical school dean in 2017.
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 3:39 pm

Incident 7822

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Associate Professor
Discipline: Social and Behavioral Sciences, Sociology
Specific Discipline: Social Work
Outcome Year: 2017
Outcome Category: Barred From Leadership or Honorary Position(s), Monetary Settlement / Award, Suspended / Leave / Restrictions
Specific Outcome: Barred from leadership positions, teaching, and student supervision. Lawsuit ongoing.
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 3:40 pm

Incident 8414

Status: Ongoing
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Last updated: Aug 12, 2019 10:22 am