OFEW is here to assist you. We welcome conversations with:

  • Assistant professors about the tenure process
  • Faculty about equity and welfare
  • Search committees about process
  • Chairs/deans about challenging situations
  • Academic personnel staff about policies

Please email to request a meeting.


Are you seeking ways to promote equitable searches or are you encountering challenges with a search? Do contact us to discuss:

  • Search plans and reports
  • Selection criteria
  • Questions on process
  • Conflicts of interest
  • Treating candidates fairly


Is there a concern regarding equity in advancement, salary, or resources?  We are available to consult on matters such as:

  • Career equity review
  • Tenure review policies
  • Salary equity
  • Requests for data
  • General equity concerns


Do you have questions related to your welfare or that of a faculty member in your unit? We are here to assist with:

  • New faculty relocation
  • Partner hiring
  • Family matters
  • Pathway to retirement
  • Other welfare-related issues