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Office of the Faculty Ombudsperson

Faculty Ombudsperson, University of Miami

The Office of the Faculty Ombudsperson is a resource created for the faculty to answer questions and assist in the resolution of problems and conflicts. The Ombudsperson, René Sacasas, serves as an independent, neutral, informal, and confidential resource for the faculty at the University of Miami.  In assisting faculty the Ombudsperson may:

  • Provide information regarding individual School, College and University resources
  • Offer advice, counsel and mentoring
  • Engage in fact-finding on an informal basis
  • Assist in resolving concerns and conflicts


Initial contact with the Ombudsperson should be through email at ombudsperson-faculty@miami.edu.  Please do not include any sensitive information in any emails sent to the Ombudsperson.  After an email has been received the Ombudsperson will initiate contact with the faculty member directly via telephone. 

To directly contact Dr. Norman H. Altman, Ombudsperson at the Miller School of Medicine, please email  naltman@med.miami.edu.