In 2015, then-department head Dennis Judd changed an undergraduate student’s grades without consultation with Choi, the suit says. When Choi asked Judd about it, the lawsuit alleges that Judd said Choi, “as a foreigner, has to keep in mind who he is dealing with and what he is wishing for,” and that Judd “knows that many Koreans are stubborn and do not understand American culture of compromise when dealing with their boss.” Among other complaints, Choi also alleges he was wrongfully accused of being lacking in academic contributions and not providing sufficient service to the department, and was denied a promotion to full professor, according to the lawsuit. browse around this web-siteUIC’s website lists books published by Choi in 2005 and 2016, and a nine-page curriculum vitae with several citations. http://pokentedidly61b56.journalnewsnet.com/this-cohesiveness-is-just-another-added-benefit-of-working-with-a-design-firm-that-customizes-the-entire-design-process-2UIC campus Terrence Antonio James, Chicago Tribune UIC professor Seung-Whan Choi has filed a lawsuit against the school, alleging he was discriminated against because he is from Korea. UIC professor Seung-Whan Choi has filed a lawsuit against the school, alleging he was discriminated against because he is from Korea. (Terrence Antonio James, Chicago Tribune) “They don’t like Korean-Americans,” Choi told the Tribune on Wednesday. “I’m supposed to be very submissive to the department head, who is white-American.” Choi claims he has no future with the department and that the situation has caused him anxiety and high blood pressure and has hurt his ability to be a good husband and father. “It’s frustrating and sometimes I just don’t want to go to work, because of … the bad and dirty politics within the department,” he said.
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