Robert Jeffrey Speakman was arrested for felony aggravated stalking on Nov. 15 and is being held without bond at Athens-Clarke County Jail.

Robert Jeffrey “Jeff” Speakman, an adjunct professor of anthropology and geology at the University of Georgia, was arrested on Nov. 15 for felony aggravated stalking, according to Athens-Clarke County Jail records.

According to a Nov. 14 Athens-Clarke County Police Department report, the investigation into the 48-year-old professor occurred as the result of a violation of a temporary protective order.

Speakman came to UGA in 2011 and serves as the Director of UGA's Center for Applied Isotope Studies. He is currently incarcerated at the Athens-Clarke County Jail and is not eligible for bail.

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