Colby Prof Quits Amid Reports of Violating Female Students' Privacy

February 14, 2011

Philip H. Brown quit a tenured job teaching economics at Colby College last month amid allegations that he had set up a camera to shoot photographs of female students in the bathroom during a student trip he led to China, The Kennebec Journal reported. Brown could not be reached for comment. Colby officials said that Brown resigned after being told that the college was prepared to fire him over the incident.

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