NEW BRUNSWICK, N. J. – the Rutgers University professor accused of posting anti-Semitic statements on Facebook has been removed from his position as director of the school.
Rutgers President Robert Barchi, said Michael Chikindas will no longer serve as director of the Center for the Health of your Digestive system at the Institute for Food, Nutrition and Health. The tenured food science professor has also been barred from teaching required courses and cultural sensitivity training.
Barchi called the situation “sad and disturbing.”
Administrators say Chikindas shared anti-Semitic cartoons together with conspiracy messages that claimed that 9/11 was organised by the Jews. Officials say Chikindas also known as first lady Melania Trump and Ivanka Trump, daughter of President Donald Trump, as ” sluts.”
Chikindas that his account had been hacked and denied the messages were anti-Semitic.