Difficult Work Environments

Do you need help navigating difficult work situations? Are you in a toxic mentor-mentee situation? Do you want to know more about healthy work environment?

Check out some resources that might be helpful:

  1. surpasleadership@stanford.edu
    You can reach out to SURPAS for guidance and connecting you to other resources
  2. https://ombuds.stanford.edu, Ombuds Office
    The Ombuds is a confidential resource available to all faculty, staff, postdocs, students or other members of the Stanford community. There is a separate Ombuds Office for the School of Medicine. Visitors to the Ombuds office are welcome to discuss any concern that is interfering with their academic or work life. The Ombuds will listen without judgment; offer information about policies and procedures, and help individuals identify and evaluate the different options available to address their concerns
  3. Faculty Staff Help Center | Cardinal at Work
    They serve all postdocs and offer a variety of services for the Stanford community including confidential counseling, workshops, discussion groups, and facilitated conversation
  4. Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (OPA)
    Private, but not confidential if they are required to report, especially concerns of sexual assault