Consultation for Women Faculty on Revised Sexual Assault Policy

Dear Colleagues:

You may have received a notice from the UBCFA Status of Women Committee inviting all faculty to a consultation on the second Draft Sexual Assault Policy referred for consultation to the University community by the UBC Board of Governors. After this session, the Committee is holding a consultation for women faculty starting at 1:00 p.m.

The Faculty Association will respond to the Board on the revised draft of this Policy in March and we would like our response to be shaped by the views of our membership.

The consultation for women faculty will be on:

Date: Monday, March 6
Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Location: Room 114, Allard Building (Law Faculty), 1822 East Mall

All women faculty are welcome to attend.


There are other alternative/additional ways to have input into this consultation process.

  1. You can send comments directly to the UBC Board by way of the Office of the University Counsel at university.counsel@ubc.ca or through the confidential feedback survey: https://survey.ubc.ca/s/policy131consultation2017/ by March 14, 2017.
  2. Should you wish to have other input into the Faculty Association’s response to the second draft, please email your input to the Faculty Association’s Executive Director, Deena Rubuliak, at deena.rubuliak@ubc.ca by March 7, 2017.

You can access the second draft of the Policy at: http://universitycounsel.ubc.ca/files/2017/02/Proposed-Policy-131-Feb-2017.pdf.

The University’s most recent Broadcast Email on the Draft Policy and consultation can be accessed at: http://broadcastemail.ubc.ca/2017/02/16/consultation-on-the-second-draft-of-ubcs-sexual-assault-policy/

Sincerely,

Margot Young
Chair, Status of Women Committee, UBCFA
myoung@law.ubc.ca