‘An ongoing, egregious misuse of power,’ former dental college faculty come forward about retaliation and racial bias from dental school leadership

Dental College of Georgia from Google Earth (Graphic by Emily Garcia)

By Emily Garcia |
Special to the Bell Ringer

When Dr. Scott De Rossi filed his lawsuit against Augusta University’s dental college in 2016, he said he considered himself to be the seminal grieving party in what he and others called a trend of retaliatory behavior from Dean Carol Lefebvre and other dental college administrators. 

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AU claims protected speech for Kimmerling, adjunct faculty member and donor to dental college

A petition to demand that Augusta University (AU) end all affiliations with Dr. Kirk Kimmerling reached over 1,000 signatures in just one week.

By Emily Garcia |
Staff writer

A petition to demand that Augusta University (AU) end all affiliations with Dr. Kirk Kimmerling reached over 1,000 signatures in just one week. Continue reading “AU claims protected speech for Kimmerling, adjunct faculty member and donor to dental college”