11/6/2014 update: What a surprise. Jim Bean’s got *two* consulting gigs to top off his UO salary. And the Sacramento State University Counsel, Jill Peterson, is trying to use $2.20 in fees to delay the release of documents on Bean’s contract there. Must be some good stuff in those docs:
10/26/2014: Jim Bean takes 2 days a week off from teaching for consulting work
Sort of. Despite his sabbatical application claims, Bean hasn’t yet taught a class. He is apparently still on the UO payroll though:
Last we heard, this job entailed getting paid $240K or so for writing up the Sports Product Design “Cluster of Excellence” proposal. To top that off, he’s got a consulting gig as co-director of a $500K project for Florida State and FAMU:
This proposal submitted by the “Collaborative Brain Trust” consulting group says Bean is committed to working 2 days a week on this project. (Yes, of course Bean’s drinking buddy John Moseley is also part of the brain trust, along with Dan Williams. At least Lorraine Davis is too smart for this one. And check the drink receipts in the footnote below before sending that threatening defamation letter, boys.)
And indeed, it seems like Bean’s got a busy fall:
This might cause a little trouble for our former Interim Provost, as UO policy allows only 1 day in 7 for consulting work.
Oh yeah – drink receipts here. A martini and $100 in wine: