In An Unprecedented Move, Astronomer Geoff Marcy Has Been Kicked Out Of The Prestigious National Academy Of Sciences
The famous astronomer resigned from the University of California, Berkeley, in 2015 after a sexual harassment investigation made public by BuzzFeed News.
This Elite Science Group Finally Has A Way To Expel Members For Sexual Harassment
Until now, there has been no procedure for revoking membership.
Congress Is Demanding Answers About Why Federal Grants Are Given To Harassers In Science
A letter from the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology demands an investigation into how federal science agencies are dealing with sexual harassment in the institutions they fund.
Neil DeGrasse Tyson Says Science Doesn’t Have A Special Issue With Sexual Harassment
The astrophysicist also said that the problem isn’t necessarily related to the underrepresentation of women in science.
Rocked By Sexual Harassment Scandals, UC Berkeley Head Resigns
Nicholas Dirks will step down as chancellor of the elite public university.
Documents Detail UC Berkeley Employees Violating School's Sexual Misconduct Policy
Newly released documents detail how 19 employees were found in violation of the university's sexual harassment policy since 2011.
Two More Scientists Accused Of Sexual Misconduct
The scientists under fire are Brian Richmond, an anthropologist at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City, and Jason Lieb, who resigned from his position as a genetics professor at the University of Chicago.
Alleged Harasser Gets Honorific Title At UC Berkeley
After resigning, Geoff Marcy has a new title, the university confirmed.
Berkeley Astronomer Gets $42,000 In Salary After Resigning For Sexual Harassment
Geoff Marcy, who resigned from the University of California, Berkeley in October, still has an office, salary, and benefits.
Here’s How Geoff Marcy's Sexual Harassment Went On For Decades
Colleagues looking the other way, dysfunctional sexual harassment policies, and a “culture of quiet” in science enabled Geoff Marcy’s harassment to go on for so long.
Berkeley Grad Students Vote No Confidence In Disciplinary Process After Geoff Marcy Scandal
The Graduate Assembly — the governing body for graduate students — passed a resolution of no confidence in the school's disciplinary process stemming from the famous astronomer's sexual harassment scandal.
Famous Astronomer Accused Of Sexual Harassment At His Previous Job, Too
Last week, astronomer Geoff Marcy was pressured into resigning from the University of California at Berkeley because of a record of sexual harassment. Now three women from his prior posting at San Francisco State University say he sexually harassed students there as well.
Astronomy Field Reeling After Sexual Harassment Scandal
Now that Geoff Marcy has resigned from his position at Berkeley, astronomers are grappling with what comes next.
Famous Astronomer Has Resigned After Sexual Harassment Investigation
Geoff Marcy has resigned from his tenured position at the University of California, Berkeley, the school confirms. Facing criticism, the university defended its decision not to fire him.
Berkeley Astronomers Call For Professor To Leave In Wake Of Sexual Harassment Investigation
Astronomy professors issued a statement late on Monday calling for Geoff Marcy to leave the Berkeley faculty in the wake of sexual harassment allegations revealed by BuzzFeed News. Berkeley postdocs and graduate students issued similar statements.