Ombuds Team

Important Contacts

Ombuds Team Hotline

David Carver, PhD
Director, UNMC Ombuds Program 
Ombuds office: CON 4011
Phone: 402-559-2491

Susan Swindells, MBBS
Professor, Internal Medicine
Phone: 402-559-5392
Fax: 402-553-5527

Remember, all consultations informal, confidential and free-of-charge.

The Ombuds Team are impartial, confidential consultants who help UNMC faculty, staff and students resolve conflicts informally as an alternative to filing a formal complaint. The team helps with a wide variety of problems, especially those concerns that are confusing, complicated, upsetting, or not being adequately addressed through regular university channels.

An Ombudsperson can help you by:

Consultations are informal, private and free-of-charge. Ombudspersons have been designated for faculty/employees and students/employees, but you can talk with either one. 

For more information, you can call the confidential Ombuds telephone Line at 402-559-2491. Ombuds consultations are available to all UNMC campus locations by phone or ZOOM.