Leadership & Governance

Business Dean's Firing at George Washington U. Sets Off a Campus Feud

George Washington U.

The former dean, Douglas J. Guthrie, and university leaders have sharply different views of events that led to his dismissal. Mr. Guthrie, who remains on the faculty, now claims defamation too.
September 17, 2013

The recent firing of the dean of George Washington University's School of Business has set off a contentious debate on the campus, pitting the erstwhile administrator against the institution's leadership.

In the weeks since Douglas J. Guthrie's…

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