Larry James, candidate for MU job
Members of the St. Louis chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, the MU Muslim Students Organization, the Mid-Missouri Fellowship of Reconciliation and concerned MU faculty members spoke at a news conference at MU.
About 30 MU academic community members have signed a letter requesting the revocation of Larry James' candidacy for a senior position at the College of Education.
Ronald Ross, Ohio Board of Psychology executive director, continues to avoid describing the steps the board took to investigate the complaint against Larry James.
Retired Army Col. Larry James, who was a consulting psychologist at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq and Guantanamo Bay Detention Center in Cuba, will be interviewed this week for a senior position at MU's College of Education.
The dean of the College of Education called a news conference to say James is still a finalist, and that the selection process will be fair and transparent.
Matthew Burns, University of Minnesota psychology professor, has been named as one of two finalists for division executive director of the College of Education position.