Faculty Resistance to Donor Influence


University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Regarding the Koch funded Academy on Capitalism and Limited Government

(Oct. 2007) Report of the Chancellor's Advisory committee
(Oct. 2007) UIUC AAUP Chapter Statement on Faculty Authority and Responsibility
(Nov. 2007) UIUC Faculty Senate Resolution
(Aug. 2010) Report of the Executive Committee of the Faculty Senate
(2007-2010) UIUC Faculty Senate Collected Documents

Florida State University

Regarding the Koch funded programs for Study of Political Economy and Free Enterprise/Excellence in Economic Education

(July 2011) Uncensored Faculty Senate Ad Hoc Committee Report on Koch Foundation
(July 2011) Public version of Faculty Senate Ad Hoc Committee Report on Koch Foundation, censored by administration (see Ch. 2.A of A Case Study in Academic Crime for more details)
(2012) Fine Print, Restrictive Grants, and Academic Freedom, AAUP Academe
(Jan 2015) United Faculty of Florida FSU Statement on Koch/Donor Agreements

Whitman College

Regarding the "Classical Liberalism Lecture Series”

(Nov. 2011) Another Koch Grant Questioned, Inside Higher Ed

Western Carolina University

Regarding the Koch funded Center for the Study of Free Enterprise

(Oct 2015) Faculty Senate Position Statement
(Sept 2016) Faculty Senate Ad Hoc Committee Recommendation to Chancellor

Wake Forest University

Regarding the Koch funded Eudaimonia Institute

(Mar 2017) Faculty Senate Ad Hoc Committee Report
(Apr 2017) Faculty Senate Committee on Academic Freedom and Responsibility Report

University of Kentucky

Regarding the Koch funded Schnatter Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise

(Sept 2016) Faculty Senate vote against approval of Koch center, Lexington Herald Leder
(Oct 2016) Faculty Senate vote against approval of Koch center, Lexington Herald Leder
(Oct 2016) Faculty Senate opposes Koch center, Inside Higher Ed

Syracuse University

Regarding the Koch funded Institute for an Entrepreneurial Society

(Apr 2017) Faculty Senate Committee on Research report, Daily Orange 

University of Utah

Regarding the Koch funded Eccles Institute for Economics and Quantitative Analysis

(Aug 2017) Statement of Faculty Concern