SEXUAL HARASSMENT POLICY FOR THE UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA – EXAMPLES OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT

By August 28, 2013

EXAMPLES OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT

Examples of sexual harassment may include, but are not limited to the following:

Sexual advances, physical or implied, or direct propositions of a sexual nature. This activity may include inappropriate/unnecessary touching or rubbing against another, sexually suggestive or degrading jokes or comments, remarks of a sexual nature about one’s clothing and/or body, preferential treatment in exchange for sexual activity, and the inappropriate display of sexually explicit pictures, text, printed materials, or objects that do not serve an academic purpose.

A pattern of conduct, which can be subtle in nature, that has sexual overtones and is intended to create or has the effect of creating discomfort and/or humiliate another.

Remarks speculating about a person’s sexual activities or sexual history, or remarks about one’s own sexual activities or sexual history that do not serve a medical or academic purpose.