TEMPO.CO, Yogyakarta – Universitas Gadja Mada (UGM) Yogyakarta campus imposed moral sanctions on its professor Karna Vijaya. Karn’s post on social media went viral for allegedly insulting Indonesia University lecturer Ade Armando, who was gangraped in April 2022 during a demonstration at DPR.
The moral sanction for Karna Vijay was decided through the decision of the Chancellor of Gadjah Mada University No. 1843/UN 1.P/KPT/DSDM/2022 on July 19, 2022 by the Rector of the UGM, Ova Emilia. was signed. University by decree of the UGM Honorary Council No. 1 2022 on June 17, 2022,” said Ova, Wednesday, August 3, 2022.
There are two kinds of moral restrictions imposed on Karna Vijay. It is an obligation to submit a written apology through the national mainstream mass media within 14 days of the rector’s decision taking effect and not to repeat the same act again.
In addition, for two semesters, Karna was not entitled to a research grant from the Vijaya Gadjah Mada University and/or the UGM Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. “The concerned persons will also participate in the staff development program conducted by the UGM Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences,” Ova said.
Ova said that if it is later proved that he has not obeyed the moral restrictions, then Karna will be given a more severe punishment. The UGM Honorary Council also recommended that Karna Vijaya be punished with a moderate level of discipline, so the UGM Chancellor decided that the disciplinary examination in question should be conducted by a team of examiners in accordance with Government Regulation No. 94 of 2021 in relation to civil servants. should be controlled by discipline. The process of proposal and assistance of disciplinary examination by the Directorate of Human Resources in this case will be facilitated by the UGM.
Because Vijaya had previously uploaded a ridiculing post about Eddie Armando returning Eddie’s pants because they wanted to be used for teaching. on contact motion At that time, Karna Vijay refused to insult him.
The lecturer in the Department of Chemistry at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, UGM, who was awarded as a finalist for the National Exemplary Lecturer, explained that his upload about Eddie Armando was really just a simple joke. Like when he remarked about the lack of klitih, bagel, cooking oil.
“But Ade Armando’s post was spread on the Kagama (Gadja Mada Alumni Family) Facebook group, probably because it contains political content,” said Karn, who received a loyalty award from the Indonesian government.
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