Head of UIS Faculty Senate steps down in email scandal

Reports the State Journal-Register:

The chair of the University of Illinois Springfield Faculty Senate has resigned her senate post after being linked to the University of Illinois email scandal. Derek Schnapp, spokesman for UIS, confirmed Friday that Tih-Fen Ting resigned as senate chair.

Her academic areas of interest include resource ecology and conservation, population-environment interactions, ecosystem management and sustainability.

The story also notes:

Ting remains a professor in the environmental studies department at UIS.

Of course she does.

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