Incidents at University of Texas – Austin

Total: 8


Incident 8460

Status: Resolved
Person: Dan Welcher
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Arts and Humanities
Specific Discipline: Music
Outcome Year: 2019
Outcome Category: Resigned
Specific Outcome: After accusations, accused voluntarily resigned from teaching duties. He was already in a planned phased retirement, and he has chosen to not teach and stay away from campus in his last year. Investigation of new allegations is ongoing.
Last updated: Oct 14, 2019 5:31 pm

Incident 7840

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Associate Professor
Discipline: Arts and Humanities, English Writing Humanities
Specific Discipline: English Writing Humanities
Outcome Year: 2018
Outcome Category: Suspended / Leave / Restrictions
Specific Outcome: Found to have violated consensual relationship and sexual misconduct policies, plus third redacted policy. Banned from advising students
Last updated: Jun 7, 2019 7:50 am

Incident 7830

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Physical Sciences and Mathematics, Chemistry
Specific Discipline: Chemistry
Outcome Year: 2017
Outcome Category: Resigned
Specific Outcome: Resigned “in lieu of termination”
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 3:44 pm

Incident 7831

Status: Resolved
Person: NAME UNKNOWN
Role: Faculty
Position:
Discipline: Arts and Humanities, Philosophy
Specific Discipline: Philosophy
Outcome Year: 2017
Outcome Category: Suspended / Leave / Restrictions
Specific Outcome: One semester suspension.
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 3:44 pm

Incident 7832

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Professor
Discipline: Arts and Humanities, Philosophy
Specific Discipline: Philosophy
Outcome Year: 2017
Outcome Category: Suspended / Leave / Restrictions
Specific Outcome: Suspended for one semester
Last updated: Jun 2, 2019 3:45 pm

Incident 7829

Status: Resolved
Person: Jay Boisseau
Role: Administrator
Position: Director of Computing Center
Discipline: Physical Sciences and Mathematics, Computer Science
Specific Discipline: Computer Science
Outcome Year: 2014
Outcome Category: Monetary Settlement / Award, Resigned
Specific Outcome: Resigned in jan 2014, subsequent investigation found “compelling evidence” for failure to disclose a romantic relationship. Settlement of $325K to accuser paid by university.
Last updated: Aug 18, 2019 12:48 pm

Incident 8286

Status: Resolved
Person: Cleve Bryant
Role: Coach
Position: Associate Athletics Director
Discipline: Athletics
Specific Discipline: Football
Outcome Year: 2011
Outcome Category: No Longer Employed (includes Fired and Contract Non-renewal)
Specific Outcome: Fired after investigation into harassment of football department employee
Last updated: Jun 10, 2019 10:40 am

Incident 7839

Status: Resolved
Role: Faculty
Position: Associate Professor
Discipline: Social and Behavioral Sciences, Sociology
Specific Discipline: Sociology
Outcome Year: 1997
Outcome Category: Official Warning / Reprimand, Training / Counseling Required
Specific Outcome: Reprimanded/required to complete sexual harassment training.
Last updated: Jun 7, 2019 7:50 am