University of Adelaide. (Image: Wikimedia Commons)

Scandals keep coming hard and fast in the university sector: the University of Adelaide is now being investigated for improper conduct and maladministration by its vice-chancellor -- and how the university dealt with the allegations.

Executives from the University of Adelaide will today meet with representatives of the Adelaide University Union to discuss an investigation by the Independent Commissioner Against Corruption (ICAC).

ICAC investigation announced

In a rare announcement, South Australia’s ICAC Bruce Lander QC yesterday confirmed an investigation was underway.