“I regret that I may have burdened you with these details. We all want the same thing: a better, more robust and thriving FIU,” 他说.
No specifics about his actions were disclosed in the Sunday statement
, but two people close to the administration 告诉《纽约时报》 an investigation began last month when a young female employee informed another colleague of Rosenberg’s behavior
The woman sat down for an interview last week with outside legal counsel investigating the behavior, 根据《泰晤士报》, and text messages were obtained showing communications between her and Rosenberg. The investigation led Rosenberg to resign on Friday, 时报报道.
CNN has reached out to Florida International University for additional comment.
, FIU’s chief financial officer and senior vice president for finance and administration
, will serve as interim president
, the university 宣布
FIU Board of Trustees chair Dean C. Colson, who released Rosenberg’s statement Sunday, said the additional comment on the resignation “provides insight into why the Board did not believe Friday was the appropriate time to celebrate the many accomplishments of FIU” during Rosenberg’s time as president.
“We are deeply saddened and disappointed by the events requiring his resignation,” said Colson.
“Due to employee privacy considerations, FIU is not going to comment further at this time,” 他说. “FIU has strong personnel and workplace conduct policies, takes all workplace conduct seriously, and remains committed to enforcing its policies thoroughly and swiftly.”