The links below may provide additional information, context and resources for responding to issues of online intimidation and academic freedom.  

External Resources

AAUP. Fighting Targeted Harassment of Faculty.

Inside Higher Ed. When I was Trolled, My University Got it Right.

University of Illinois. Trolling Attacks on Scholars – Executive Officer Action.

University of Illinois. Trolling Attacks on Scholars – Faculty Action.

University of Minnesota. Resources to Support Colleagues Experiencing Online Harassment.

University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Statement on Academic freedom.


This information is applicable to faculty and staff in the James Madison Univerity Division of Academic Affairs only.

The information provided on this website does not, and is not intended to, constitute legal advice; instead, all information, content, and materials available on this site are for general informational purposes only. 

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