Recently terminated UCF professor, Charles Negy, told members of the UCF College Republicans club of his plans to sue the school.
According to his attorney, associate professor of psychology Charles Negy’s termination from UCF is the result of an “abuse of power by the university.”
Three UCF faculty members are being fired after an independent investigation determined that they were exchanging doctoral degrees for grant funding, according to a university press release shared Monday.
The Institute for Simulation and Training announced they will fire three faculty members on Monday, Jan. 27. An independent investigation concluded that they were involved in "quid pro quo" with a doctorate student and exchanged a Ph.D. for grant funding.
Interim President Thad Seymour assigned College of Sciences Dean Michael Johnson to serve as interim provost in a statement on Thursday. After Provost Elizabeth Dooley was placed on paid administrative leave, Vice Provost of Faculty Excellence Jana Jasinski stepped in as acting provost.Doole…
Provost Elizabeth Dooley was placed on paid administrative leave Friday afternoon by Interim President Thad Seymour, a university spokesperson informed NSM Today.
UCF Human Resources announced salary increases May 17 for university administrative and professional employees and university support personnel system employees will become effective June 14.
The UCF Board of Trustees met Thursday at the Fairwinds Alumni Center to discuss and to approve a variety of proposals ranging from employee compensation to termination of degree programs.
In partnership with Valencia College, UCF will open a new downtown campus for 20 different UCF programs at the start of the fall 2019 semester, but some students and faculty have expressed concerns about having to attend classes at the new campus.
Three of the four UCF employees who were fired by former President Dale Whittaker on Jan. 18 will not be returning to their posts, according to a press release by UCF Assistant Vice President Chad Binette.
Thad Seymour will serve as long-term interim president at UCF for at least a year while the Board of Trustees searches for a permanent president.
Christopher Ingersoll was the final candidate of four to present his case as to why he should become the founding dean of the new College of Health Professions and Sciences.
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