Discover Solutions to Overcome Workplace Problems

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The Staff Ombuds Office provides a confidential place for employees to discuss and clarify concerns, identify options, and discover problem-solving strategies to constructively navigate and overcome workplace disputes and problems.  

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Who We Are

Learn about the office and meet our staff.

What We Do

Learn about the ways we can help you resolve conflict.


What Guides Us

Learn about our guiding principles, set forth by the International Ombuds Association.

Contact Us- 510-642-7823. Language translation services including ASL are available.

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Submit your email address and receive direct information about Staff Ombuds Office events, conflict resolution tips, and upcoming trainings.

Latest Ombuds Report

Picture-Staff Ombuds Office Biennial Report

To request a copy of this report in an alternative accessible format, please contact the Staff Ombuds Office at (510) 642-7823; 711 CA Relay.

Campus Events

2023 Summer Staff Appreciation Week

Reminder: It’s almost time for Staff Appreciation Week. Get ready for a very full week of appreciation from June 12 - 16.

Event Details.

Critical Voices in DEIB 2023: Distinguishing Anti-Racism from DEIBJ

The Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging (DEIB) presents the Critical Voices in DEIB series. Critical Voices in DEIB frames key issues around race and equity issues, how they impact our community, and offers resources for how to advance racial equity and promote social justice at UC Berkeley. This year we are hosting Distinguishing Anti-Racism from DEIB: A conversation on applying Social Justice Frameworks to Higher Education, a panel discussion featuring Dr. Kevin Kumashiro, DeEtta Jones, Dr. Michael Benitez, and Dr. Kathleen Wong(Lau).

Event Details 

Wednesday, June 21, 2023 

1:00 p.m.- 3:00 p.m. PST

Via Zoom Webinar

To attend, Register Online