Labor Studies | Sexual Harassment
L290 | 23356 | Rafia Zakaria
Class Number 23356, 1 cr.,. Class meets Tuesday and Thursday, 4:00 –
5:15 pm, November 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 29, December 1, 6, and 8. This
course will examine various aspects of workplace and academic sexual
harassment, including but not limited to: definitions; federal and
state law; EEOC guidelines and regulations, employer and school
liability, personnel, school and labor agreement language and
policies; arbitrator standards; and personal perspectives. The
course will discuss why sexual harassment happens and discuss some
solutions to sexual harassment both in the academic and workplace
settings. In addition, we will also spend some time discussing the
legal aspects of developing and bringing a sexual harassment case.
Instructor: Rafia Zakaria, Political Science, IUB.