06/11/2012 12:51 pm ET Updated Jun 11, 2012

10 Professors And Faculty Behaving Badly (SLIDESHOW)

It's always best to pay attention to professors, but it's sometimes what they say and do outside of the classroom that attracts the most attention.

Sometimes the people in charge of shaping America's bright young minds don't act with great intelligence themselves. We've seen faculty arrested alongside students in protests, academics charged with smuggling drugs and even professors in the middle of prostitution scandals.

Take a look at 10 cases where professors allegedly broke the law:

10 College Profs And Faculty Behaving Badly