Title IX Team

The UMass Amherst Title IX Coordination Team is comprised of the Office of Equal Opportunity, the Center for Women and Community, Department of Athletics, the Dean of Students Office, Center for Counseling and Psychological Health, Residential Life, International Programs, Center for Student Development and the UMass Amherst Police Department.  The team meets weekly to look at specific incidents of sexual or relationship violence and to assure that resources and responses are holistically coordinated across the University.  Additionally, the Coordination Team ensures that Title IX education and training is provided on campus.

For any questions or to report a Title IX matter, contact the Title IX Coordination Team at (413) 545-3464 or eod@admin.umass.edu.

Members of the UMass Amherst Title IX Team

Title IX Coordinator:

  • Débora D. Ferreira, Equal Opportunity (EO)
  • In her role as Title IX Coordinator, Débora is responsible for overseeing the investigation of Title IX related complaints, including sexual harassment, sexual assault, relationship violence and stalking, and for conducting or providing training for investigators and employees on their responsibilities under Title IX. As the Title IX Coordinator, she chairs the Title IX Team, which coordinates responses to Title IX incidents. She is also the Title VI, Section 504, and Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator for the campus.

Campus-wide communication of July 2, 2015 concerning Title IX

Deputy Title IX Coordinators:

*Please note that staff listed as confidential will not share any information unless they’ve receive permission from the person.