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The University has Harassment and Discrimination Contact Officers (HDCOs) who are trained to assist staff and students with complaints or problems relating to equal opportunity, discrimination, sexual harassment and bullying.
They treat information with strict confidentiality and are committed to principles of procedural fairness.
Harassment and Discrimination Contact Officers:
They also have a broader role across the University, including:
Contact Officers do not provide advice or resolve or investigate complaints. They are not to be an advocate for any party.
If you would like assistance from a Harassment and Discrimination Contact Officer, contact someone on the campus-based list below.
Contact Officers may be called upon at short notice to deal with people who are distressed.
Any staff member interested in becoming an HDCO should read: HDCO Expression of Interest (44 KB)