The Smog of Reprisal

April 1, 2011

James Enstrom, a UCLA epidemiologist, was denied reappointment last year to his position as a research professor in the School of Public Health. Dr. Enstrom, who had worked at the university for 34 years, got into trouble, according to the campus newspaper's report in August, because his research findings on "fine particulate pollution" ran against conventional wisdom and "stirred up far more attention than scientific research usually receives...

Schools: University of California, Los Angeles Cases: University of California at Los Angeles: Non-Reappointment of Controversial Professor