Title IX Coordinators

Duties and responsibilities

University Title IX Coordinator

The University Title IX Coordinator is informed of all reports of sexual misconduct, and oversees the university’s review, investigation, and resolution of those reports to ensure Title IX compliance. The Title IX Coordinator:

  • oversees the investigation and resolution of all reports of sexual misconduct, including harassment, sexual violence, stalking, and intimate partner violence involving students, staff, and faculty;
  • is knowledgeable and trained in university policies and procedures and relevant state and federal laws;
  • is available to advise any individual, including a complainant, a respondent, or a third party, about the courses of action available at the university, both informally and formally, and in the community;
  • provides assistance to any university employee regarding how to respond appropriately to a report of sexual misconduct;
  • monitors full compliance with all procedural requirements, record-keeping, and timeframes; and 
  • oversees training, prevention, and education efforts, and any reviews of climate and culture.

Emily Springston
Director, University Title IX Coordinator

Office of Institutional Equity
Poplars 833
400 E 7th Street
Bloomington, IN 47405
  • 812-855-4889
  • emapatte@iu.edu