Three other members of staff are also suspended
Swansea University has suspended two senior members of its management team.
Vice-Chancellor Richard Davies, and Professor Marc Clement, dean of the school of management, have been suspended pending the outcome of on an internal investigation.
Two other staff members have also been suspended.
Registrar Andrew Rhodes is to take on vice-chancellor duties on an interim basis.
The university says it's not making any further comment at this stage.