Date: September 29, 2023
Type of violation: the ethics commission of St. Petersburg State University demanded dismissal
Institution: St. Petersburg State University
Summary: On September 29, 2023, a meeting of the St. Petersburg State University Ethics Commission was held. The Commission received an appeal from Vice-Rector for Legal Affairs Yu. V. Penov with a request to provide an ethical assessment of the actions and behavior of the senior teacher of the Russian Language Department S. V. Drugoveyko-Dolzhanskaya. The commission came to the conclusion “that the actions of S. V. Drugoveyko-Dolzhanskaya are incompatible with the status of a university student at St. Petersburg State University.”
Details: Drugoveyko-Dolzhanskaya — author of an independent linguistic examination in the case of Sasha Skochilenko . Drugoveyko-Dolzhanskaya criticized the linguistic examination on which the prosecution’s arguments are based, prepared by other teachers of St. Petersburg State University — Olga Safonova and Anastasia Grishanina.