Professor Charged With Threat Over His Tenure Case

Professor Charged With Threat Over His Tenure Case

April 18, 2013

An assistant professor of software engineering at the University of Houston-Clear Lake has been charged with making a "terroristic threat" to a colleague regarding his tenure. Lei Wu allegedly told a faculty member that there will "be blood" if he was not granted tenure. Wu's colleague tape-recorded the conversation due to issues she had with him in the past. A terrorist threat is punishable by up to a year in prison and/or a $4,000 fine.

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