The UMKC Faculty Ombudsperson is a valuable resource for faculty. The goal of the Ombuds office is to advocate for a fair, equitable and respectful workplace through helping faculty find the resources they need.
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Contact Nancy E. Day, the UMKC Faculty Ombudsperson, for assistance. Visit the website for contact information. The office maintains strict confidentiality and provides a safe place for faculty to have off-the-record conversations about issues related to their work at UMKC.