NU Professor Starts Academic Debate with Controversial Essay on Sex

June 10, 2015

By Lisa Black at Chicago Tribune

A Northwestern University professor who wrote a controversial essay on how colleges police faculty-student relationships sparked a national debate over academic and sexual freedom.

In doing so, she found herself the subject of an investigation into gender discrimination — one of the very issues she was writing about — after two students complained that she had created a "chilling effect" on their ability to report sexual misconduct...

Schools: Northwestern University