Field Research Safety

Available Campus Resources

The following campus resources are available to you:

  • The Office of Equal Opportunity & Sexual Harassment / Title IX Compliance responsible for the University's compliance with federal and state laws and University policies and procedures regarding issues of discrimination, retaliation, sexual harassment and sexual violence involving students, staff and faculty.
  • Counseling & Psychological Services (UCSB CAPS) provides mental health services to students, faculty, staff, and families.
  • Campus Advocacy, Resources & Education (CARE) office at UCSB provides confidential advocacy and support to students, staff and faculty impacted by sexual assault, dating/domestic violence and stalking.
  • Office of the Ombuds provides confidential consultation services to faculty, staff, students, parents, or anyone else with a campus-related concern. The Ombuds addresses workplace issues, interpersonal conflict, academic concerns, policy questions, and many other problems, whether as a first step, last resort, or at any point along the way.
  • ASAP - Academic & Staff Assistance Program - ASAP supports the health and well-being of faculty, staff, and family members. They assist with identifying, managing, and resolving work-related and personal concerns that may affect job performance and relationships. They offer confidential short-term counseling, consultation, wellness workshops, and assistance with threat management.
  • Researchers with disabilities are encouraged to contact the ADA Compliance Officer if additional support is required.
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