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Title IX


Confidentiality and Privacy

The university is committed to protecting the privacy of all individuals involved in a report of sexual misconduct. In any report under this policy, every effort will be made to protect the privacy interests of all individuals involved in a manner consistent with the need for a thorough review of the allegation.

The privacy of the parties will be respected and safeguarded at all times. All university employees who are involved in the university’s Title IX response, including hearing panel members, receive specific training and guidance about safeguarding private information.

Title IX Coordinator and Deputy Title IX Coordinators (Not Confidential)

Title IX Coordinator

Fanak Baarmand 

Deputy Title IX Coordinators

Rodney Bowers 
Dean of Students 

Jacqueline Hetherington 
Director of Residence Life  

Jennifer Mercurio 
Associate Athletic Director of Student Athlete Services 

Dr. Brian Lail
Professor / Deputy Title IX Coordinator

Rebecca Crook