Gay professor didn’t qualify for a job at a Christian university because of his sexuality

by Patrick Kelleher (PinkNews.co.uk)

Jéaux Rinedahl has claimed that he was denied a full-time post at Seattle Pacific University (SPU) because he is gay. (Image from HKM attorneys in Seattle)


A gay professor has claimed that he was denied a full-time teaching job at a Christian university because he is “not heterosexual”.


Jéaux Rinedahl started working as an adjunct professor in the school of health services at Seattle Pacific University (SPU) in July 2019, but he was later denied the opportunity to join on a full-time basis because of his sexuality, his attorneys wrote in a letter sent to Dan Martin, president of the university, on Monday (11 January).

Rinedahl was an “excellent instructor who was loved by his students and r