Jessica Krug, a white female university professor at George Washington University, made headlines around the world. When she confessed to pretending to be black, has now resigned from her post.
Female professor who pretended to be black resigns: A statement issued by the University on Wednesday said that Dr Krug has resigned from her post. With immediate effect and her classes will be taken over by other teachers.
It went on to say that her pupils will be given more information in due course. Krug has admitted to claiming identities that she had no right to claim. First North African, then US and finally Caribbean. Last week it was announced by the University that her classes had been cancelled. And her colleagues in the History department called for her to resign. Saying that they were “shocked and appalled” that she had lied about her identify for her entire career.
Female professor who pretended to be black resigns from her university post “not been available for comment”
Although Krug alluded to mental health issues, she said that it wasn’t an excuse for her behavior. She has not been available for comment at the current time.
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