The revision will broaden that ban to include students whom an instructor can "reasonably be expected" to have academic or employment authority over.This could apply to entire departments or schools within the university.He kept telephoning and texting her, according to the suit.
Arizona State University faculty voted Monday to toughen a policy on dating between faculty and students.
Faculty members currently are prohibited from dating students in their classes or students they supervise or evaluate.
Last year, Pratt was dismissed on Valentine's Day after an alleged incident with another student.
He was fired for violating the university's amorous- ASU's policy required him to disclose the relationship and immediately remove himself from a position of academic authority over the student.
The University Senate, which represents faculty, approved the revision 76-11 with four abstaining.
The revision now goes to ASU's legal counsel for review and then to ASU's administration for approval.
Pratt denied having an amorous relationship with the unnamed student, according to university documents.
Kunzi's federal lawsuit was settled out of court with Pratt, Her allegations are among a series involving faculty-student relationships in recent years at ASU, including two recent alleged incidents at Barrett, the Honors College.
O'Connor is getting his master's degree in social work and said personality issues are easy to spot.