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Sex harassment suit hits Tufts scientist

Researcher alleges he linked her job to granting ‘favors’

Samuel Kounaves, 61, denies the lawsuit’s claims. Samuel Kounaves, 61, denies the lawsuit’s claims.
By Tracy Jan
Globe Staff / January 8, 2010

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A former Tufts University researcher and lecturer has filed a lawsuit accusing a prominent chemistry professor of sexual harassment and gender discrimination during the four years she worked with him on NASA’s Phoenix Mars mission to study whether the planet is hospitable to life. (Full article: 864 words)

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