College professor dating student
She is an 18-year-old freshman, starry eyed and entranced by her teacher's apparent brilliance and sensitivity. Faculty members at the University of Virginia recently voted to prohibit sexual relationships between professors and the students they supervise. Are they two consenting adults in love, or is it sexual harassment and exploitation?"Just as there is a transference of emotion to the therapist, there is also a transference of emotion to the professor.I can understand certain circumstances where the professor appears almost God-like and therefore is highly regarded by the student.
"I can understand the impulse to legislate against this kind of thing," said Dr. Movies have featured them, books have centered on them. But they've also led to power struggles, charges of coercion and abuse of power.