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Staff Employee Consultation and Complaint Options

Staff employees may contact Ciel Benedetto, Assistant Director for EEO at (831) 459-3676 for assistance with concerns related to discrimination or harassment in the workplace or other matters related to Equal Employment Opportunity.

In addition,

 

Faculty & Other Academic Employee Consultation and Complaint Options

Academic employees may contact Assistant Director for EEO, Ciel Benedetto at (831) 459-3676, cbene@ucsc.edu or Director, EEO/AA, Ashish Sahni (831) 459-4380, ashish@ucsc.edu for assistance.

In addition,

  • Senate faculty may consult with the Director of Academic Employee Relations in the Academic Personnel Office regarding concerns and for information. (831) 459.5032, sfellows@ucsc.edu.
  • Academic employees should contact the Title IX Office at (831) 459-2462 for assistance with matters related to sexual harassment sexual violence, stalking and domestic violence. For more information see: https://titleix.ucsc.edu/
  • Academic employees may contact Campus Conflict Resolution Services at (831) 459-2290 for confidential assistance about conflict in the workplace that does not involve allegations of discrimination, retaliation or harassment or to seek fully confidential advice. For more information see: https://conflictresolution.ucsc.edu/
  • Non-Senate academic employees may get information about filing a grievance or to request an administrative review by contacting the Employee and Labor Relations Office. A directory is includedat: https://shr.ucsc.edu/contact/locate_team.html

 

Applicants for Employment Consultation and Complaint Options

Applicants for staff positions who feel they may have been discriminated against may contact Ciel Benedetto, Assistant Director for EEO at (831) 459-3676, cbene@ucsc.edu for assistance.

  • Applicants for employment (staff positions) who have concerns about general fairness in the campus hiring process may contact the Staff Human Resources Talent Acquisition unit at (831) 459-2009.
  • Applicants for academic positions who feel they may have been discriminated against or believe that fair hiring practices were not adhered to may contact Ciel Benedetto, Assistant Director for EEO at (831) 459-3676 or the Academic Personnel Office at (831) 459-4300, apo@ucsc.edu for assistance.

 

Student Employee Consultation and Complaint Options

Students with discrimination concerns or complaints related to their status as a student employee may contact Ciel Benedetto, Assistant Director for EEO (831) 459-3676 for assistance.

  • Student employees may also contact the director of the Career Center at (831) 459-4590 for a consultation.
    • Student employees should contact the Title IX Officeat (831) 459-2462 for assistance with matters related to sexual harassment, sexual violence, stalking and domestic violence. For more information see: https://titleix.ucsc.edu/  
    • Student employees may also contact Campus Conflict Resolution Services at(831) 459-2290 for confidential assistance about conflict in the workplace that does not involve allegations of discrimination, retaliation or harassment or for fully confidential advice.