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How We Can Help

The Office of the Ombuds is a confidential, off the record resource for faculty, staff and students.  Our purpose is to assist with the management of conflict, resolution of disputes, and problem solving in relation to obstacles to one’s full and successful participation as a member of the Penn community.

Explore options

Identify resources

Develop strategies

Vent frustrations

Discover alternatives

Manage expectations

Listening

Coaching

Facilitation

Informal mediation

Training

Presentations

Supervisor/advisor issues

Tenure and promotion concerns

Career management

Academic progress

Authorship, ownership, research

Inappropriate behaviors

ARRANGE A CONSULTATION

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