She said there had not been an adequate response to a complaint against him after an incident at the university gym.
Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Research, Professor Brigid Heywood, said consideration over Bester’s place at the university had been considered “with great care, with the safety of staff and student as our highest priority”.
During his parole period, Bester enrolled in a Ph D course at the university.
Former National Union of Students women’s officer and University of Tasmania student, Heidi La Paglia, who started the petition, said that the university had put its own students at risk by letting Bester stay at the John Fisher student accommodation complex.
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