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Professor Gets Job Back as He Fights Sex Harassment Allegations

May 30, 2019, 3:31 PM

A University of Louisville biology professor fired over alleged sexual harassment claims is entitled to reinstatement while his suit challenging his termination proceeds, the Western District of Kentucky said.

The professor is entitled to an injunction reinstating him to to his tenure-track position because there is a substantial likelihood he will succeed with his civil rights claims against the school, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky said May 29.

The university failed to provide the professor an opportunity for cross examination before firing him, or meaningful notice to enable him to respond to the charges against ...