Professor Ben Tonra resigns position at UCD over college’s Ukraine stance

Ireland“A leading Irish academic has resigned from a position at UCD over its stance on Ukraine. UCD politics professor Ben Tonra said he is resigning his role with UCD’s College of Social Sciences and Law as its vice principal for internationalization and global engagement. He took the step in the wake of a college statement that did not condemn the Russian invasion of Ukraine and also cited the role of the Confucius Institute on campus …” (more)

[Alan Caulfield, Independent, 1 March]

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