4 November 1997 Memorandum 1 To: File I Case No. I97090052 1 Subject: Closeout Memo We received a complaint that in January 1996 a University of e f e s s o r had submitted a proposal - - for NSF funding which cited the complainant s octbra research as its preliminary data. In addition, the complainant said that in September ',k996 the professor 1 had applied for fellowship funding for her from NSF, even though she did hot qualify for this 1 who she believes are relevant to her complaint. A review of the professor's proposals to NSF indicated that he had not applied for NSF funding at the times the complainant had suggested, and that the only $oposals submitted by the professor to NSF were in ~ a1995 j and January ,I 1997. Neither proposal was funded, and neither proposal mentioned the complainant or her ition, neither proposal sought fellowship funding for the! complainant. Dr. i reviewed the complaint and the proposal files, and agreed that the aims are not supported by the proposal files. I I Based on the complainant's statement that she was unsure whether Dr even I received a Ph.D., niversity of (via the 1 U.S. Embassy in credentials! The University Registrar Based on the above developments, this ctse is closed.
Published by the National Science Foundation, Office of Inspector General on 1997-11-04.
Below is a raw (and likely hideous) rendition of the original report. (PDF)