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Title IX Information

Policies and Procedures

Harvard has instituted a new University-wide Title IX policy, the University Sexual and Gender-Based Harassment Policy, which is effective at the start of the 2014-2015 academic year. This policy applies to all members of the Harvard community. Notice of Non-Discrimination

HGSE Students

HGSE has adopted the University-wide Sexual and Gender-Based Harassment Policy (90KB pdf) (“University Policy”) and has incorporated the University’s Procedures for Handling Complaints Involving Students Pursuant to the [University’s] Sexual and Gender-Based Harassment Policy (“University Procedures”), including for purposes of student discipline.

HGSE Staff

The new university-wide Sexual/Gender-Based Harassment Complaint Procedures Against Staff are now effective. For complaints against staff only, these procedures supersede the Interim Harvard Law School Sexual Harassment Policy and Procedures. 

School and University Resources

 Sexual Harrassment, Assault Responce and Education at HarvardThrough the SHARE website, you can connect with timely and confidential counseling, explore filing a complaint, contact specially trained 24/7 emergency services, and learn about engaging interim measures — academic, workplace, housing, or other support services — to help you continue to participate in all aspects of the Harvard community.

University Title IX Officer

William McCants
Acting Title IX Officer and Acting Director of the Office for Sexual and Gender-Based Dispute Resolution
Office of the Provost
william_mccants@harvard.edu
617.495.1128

HGSE Title IX Coordinators

Liz Thurston, Ph.D.
Director of Student Affairs
HGSE Title IX Coordinator for Students
Liz_thurston@gse.harvard.edu
617.496.1334
123 Gutman Library
13 Appian Way
Cambridge, MA 02138

Katherine Stanton
Associate Dean for HGSE
Title IX Coordinator for Faculty Affairs
katherine_stanton@gse.harvard.edu
617.496.2077
122 Longfellow Hall
16 Appian Way
Cambridge, MA 02138 

Kelly Deliberato
Assistant Dean for Human Resources
HGSE Title IX Coordinator for Staff
Kelly_deliberato@gse.harvard.edu
617.496.6432
118 Longfellow Hall
16 Appian Way
Cambridge, MA 02138

Maritza Hernandez
Associate Dean for Enrollment and Student Services
HGSE Title IX Coordinator for Students
maritza_hernandez@gse.harvard.edu

Kevin Boehm
Associate Director of Student Affairs
HGSE Title IX Coordinator for Students
kevin_boehm@gse.harvard.edu
617.384.7490
118 Gutman Library
13 Appian Way
Cambridge, MA 02138


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