The Targeting of Scholars for Ideological Reasons from 2015 to Present

This research documents the ways and reasons that scholars have faced calls for sanction; how scholars and institutional administrators have responded to different forms of targeting; and what (if any) sanctions scholars have ultimately faced in response to these targeting incidents, from 2015 to the present (up to and including July 8, 2022).


View Text: 2021 Year in Review
Scholars Under Fire Database
Scholars Under Fire Database Guide
Variable Codebook
Mapping Scholars Under Fire
Download Report: 2021 (PDF)