geoffrey marcy

Harassment scandal shifts perspective on Title IX

December 2, 2015 News 1 Comment

Allegations of world-renowned astronomer Geoffrey Marcy’s sexual harassment of students while teaching at SF State and University of California, Berkeley and recent changes to Title IX have raised questions about professor-student relationships.  Marcy taught at SF State from 1984 to 1999 in the department of physics and astronomy and remained an adjunct professor until two ...

SF State Terminates Adjunct Status of World Renowned Astronomy Professor

October 19, 2015 News

SF State terminated the 16 year-long adjunct status of world renowned astronomy professor Geoffrey Marcy in response to reports of a sexual harassment scandal at the University of California, Berkeley Oct. 14., according to Interim Associate Vice President Adrianne Bee. Marcy, who taught at SF State prior to teaching at UC Berkeley, was the subject ...