The Office of the Faculty Ombudsperson provides a no barrier, private, and informal setting that supports Kent State faculty in navigating workplace issues. 

The Faculty Ombuds acts as a sounding board and source of information and referrals. The Ombuds serves all faculty on all campuses and is committed to treating all visitors with respect and compassion. 

Mission Statement 

To provide an independent, neutral, informal, and confidential service to empower faculty to make constructive and informed decisions, manage challenges and conflicts, and improve their faculty experience at KSU.


To foster an inclusive faculty community centered around engagement and belonging.