Georgetown professor stripped of tenure following Karlstack investigation
plus, major new developments on the Claudine Gay front
3 months ago, I broke the biggest academic finance scandal of the decade, involving data manipulation by a group of 3 tenured Georgetown professors:
1 month ago, the most junior of the 3 co-authors, Dr. Quan Wen, was scrubbed from the faculty directory:
Now, I can report that Quan Wen has been downgraded from ‘‘associate professor’’ to ‘‘adjunct faculty’’:
Who knows if there are more shoes yet to drop, I think more papers will probably be retracted… but this is a major development... It’s exceedingly rare for tenure to be stripped. It appears that the 2 senior co-authors threw their junior co-author under the bus, as is often the case. I will continue to report on developments as this story unfolds.
In other news, 1 hour ago, the New York Post published a major bombshell:
5 hours ago, another bombshell from Fox News:
I wish I had more commentary to add, but these article speaks for themselves.
Usually I write my own articles, but these developments are coming in so quickly, it is all I can do to aggregate the links for you.
With each new revelation, I find myself believing that this must be the final straw, that it's impossible for Gay to continue to be propped up. The situation is becoming increasingly absurd. One wonders how many more explosive disclosures are yet to come. Stay tuned.