College of Education http://kbia.org en Panel reiterates arguments against MU’s potential hire of former Army psychologist http://kbia.org/post/panel-reiterates-arguments-against-mu-s-potential-hire-former-army-psychologist <p></p><p>Four panelists Wednesday morning reiterated arguments against MU's potential hire of former Army psychologist Larry James, who is being considered for a leadership position in the College of Education.</p><p>James is currently the dean of professional psychology at Wright State University in Ohio. But in the past, he was in a leadership position as an Army psychologist at Guantanamo Bay and Abu Ghraib. Since his role as an intelligence psychologist was during a time of intense abuse allegations, some people are concerned about his personal ethics.</p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 20:42:03 +0000 Kellie Moore 28462 at http://kbia.org Panel reiterates arguments against MU’s potential hire of former Army psychologist Former Army psychologist Larry James speaks to MU audience about potential hire http://kbia.org/post/former-army-psychologist-larry-james-speaks-mu-audience-about-potential-hire <p>Larry James, the former Army psychologist being considered for a leadership role in the College of Education at MU, spoke to an audience of about 60 people today.&nbsp;</p><p>Community members have expressed concern about the possible hire of James -- he was in a leadership position as an Army psychologist during times of intense abuse at Guantanamo Bay and Abu&nbsp;Ghraib.&nbsp;<a href="http://kbia.org/post/group-protests-mus-potential-hire-former-guantanamo-psychologist-larry-james" target="_blank">About 40 people gathered on Friday</a>&nbsp;to protest his potential hire .&nbsp;</p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 23:25:55 +0000 Kellie Moore 28403 at http://kbia.org Former Army psychologist Larry James speaks to MU audience about potential hire Group protests MU's potential hire of former Guantanamo psychologist Larry James http://kbia.org/post/group-protests-mus-potential-hire-former-guantanamo-psychologist-larry-james <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; text-align: left; ">About 40 protestors gathered today in response to MU's possible hire of Larry James, a former psychologist at Guantanamo Bay, for a high-ranking position in the College of Education.</span></p><p> Fri, 01 Feb 2013 21:27:47 +0000 Kellie Moore 28216 at http://kbia.org Group protests MU's potential hire of former Guantanamo psychologist Larry James