In Reversal, NYU Investigates Professor Who Tweeted on Obese Ph.D. Students

One week after escaping punishment from New York University over a Twitter message rejecting obese doctoral students, a visiting psychology professor is under investigation by NYU for claiming the tweet was part of a research project.

The professor, Geoffrey F. Miller, posted the message on June 2, telling "obese PhD applicants" they would not have the willpower to