Faculty Has a Role in Dealing With Campus Sexual Assaults, AAUP Says

To handle the difficult issue of sexual assault, with its serious personal and institutional consequences, campuses often turn to student-affairs or law-enforcement officials, but the American Association of University Professors says faculty members could play a more important role. In a nine-page report released on Thursday, the group outlines the scope of the issue and suggests ways to prevent and manage sexual violence, with an eye toward faculty responsibilities.

Faculty members,