Standard 13 Fair Treatment Of Employees
The University prohibits discrimination in any work related decision on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics), ancestry, marital status, age, sexual orientation, citizenship, or status as a covered veteran. The University is committed to providing equal employment opportunity and a work environment where each employee is treated with fairness, dignity and respect.
- The university will make reasonable accommodations to the known physical and mental limitations of otherwise qualified individuals with disabilities. If an individual requires accommodations or needs assistance, he or she should contact the campus Employee Assistance Program or human resources.
- The university does not tolerate harassment or discrimination by anyone based on the diverse characteristics or cultural backgrounds of those who work for the university pursuant to the University of California Non-discrimination and Affirmative Action Policy Regarding Academic and Staff Employment.
- Any form of workplace violence or sexual harassment is strictly prohibited. University personnel should refer to campus specific policies dealing with workplace violence or sexual harassment.
- For employees who observe or experience any form of discrimination, harassment or violence, the University provides a number of ways to report the incident, including, but not limited to the following: a supervisor, manager, the Chief Compliance Officer, UCDHS Counsel, University general counsel, campus counsel, Human Resources, the campus Office of Equal Opportunity & Diversity, the campus Compliance hotline, and appropriate Academic Senate committee.