Departments play an integral role in supporting international employees. HR provides the following information to assist department representatives:
As a member of a UO unit, what do I do if an immigration enforcement official requests information about a UO employee?
The UO Office of the General Counsel is the point of first contact for law enforcement officials seeking information about a UO employee. Contact the general counsel at 541-346-3082 or email@example.com.
How can a UO departments show its support of employees who may be struggling with the current immigration climate?
While UO rules prohibit use of public resources (UO email, websites, etc) for advocacy of a personal political stance, individuals can express personal support for employees who feel anxiety and stress.
Connecting an individual with the services to best meet the individual’s needs is a pragmatic way to show support. Campus services designed to support our global employees include the following.
- International Employment Services: firstname.lastname@example.org, 541-346-2638
- Employee Assistance Program
- Division of Equity and Inclusion
Where do I go with questions about international employee concerns?
International employees can contact Abe Schafermeyer, Division of Global Engagement, email@example.com or 541-346-1215.