Technion has adopted policies to ensure an academic environment that respects all women and men equally free from discrimination, harassment, and sexual assault and violence, be it verbal or physical. The institute prohibits acts of sexual harassment and advises against intimate relations within superior/subordinate status. Technion will not accept conduct deemed sexually offensive such as provocative comments or body language including derogatory statements and sexually suggestive gestures.
Technion conducts advocacy and training for the university community including: students, faculty, administrative staff and contract workers.
Technion’s English Synopsis of the Regulations for Prevention of Sexual Harassment can be found here (pdf).
To whom do these regulations apply?
Any Technion student or employee including: Every Technion student (anyone enrolled in a Technion academic program, including Technion’s Pre-University programs and Technion students on vacation), every faculty member (senior or junior, including academic guests) and member of a research team, every administrative employee (permanent and temporary, including contracted and service providers of all kinds), including guests within the confines of Technion premises or its operations.
Who can you turn to within the university?
Any Technion student or employee (as defined above) who would like to report sexual harassment (an act on their personal being or one they have witnessed or overheard) are invited to contact a Sexual Assault Prevention Coordinator of their choosing in writing or in person (a list of coordinators are provided below).
All of our coordinators have sworn to maintain the confidentiality and privacy of the complainants and reported victims, with respect to their wishes and in accordance with the law.
Sexual Assault Prevention Coordinators
Prof. Emeritus Naomi Carmon, Commissioner of Complaints
email@example.com | 04-829-4075
Dalia Peled, Official Counsellor
Galit Begano, Coordinator (Administrative Staff)
firstname.lastname@example.org | 04-829-2784
Malka Rosenfeld, Coordinator (Student Association)
email@example.com | 04-829-2634
firstname.lastname@example.org | 052-896-6968
Pnina Aloni, Technion Research & Development Foundation
email@example.com | 04-829-3726
Galit Stoller, Bat-Galim Campus
firstname.lastname@example.org | 04-289-5398
Rotem Boaron, Sarona Campus, Tel-Aviv
email@example.com | 03-696-6662 ext. 6
Dafna Hershko , Contract Employees
firstname.lastname@example.org | 04-829-2596