Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Ind. Decisions - More on "Court says IU South Bend professor who filed suit wasn't defamed: IU found another professor responsible for plagiarism"
SOUTH BEND — Tenured longtime Indiana University South Bend business professor Douglas Agbetsiafa was fired in 2014 for plagiarism, according to Indiana University.
The Tribune made a formal request to IU about the circumstances of Agbetsiafa's departure. * * *
Agbetsiafa was a professor and at one time chair of IU South Bend's economics department. He was paid a salary of $108,351 in 2013, according to the state's online database of public spending.
A Jan. 4 Tribune article reported the outcome of a defamation lawsuit filed by IU South Bend business professor Peter Aghimien against another business professor, Mark Fox.
Posted by Marcia Oddi on January 11, 2017 01:19 PM
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