CUG

https://www.uniupo.it/en/ateneo/our-structure/subsidiary-bodies/cug

The Central Committee for Equality and Non-Discrimination (CUG – Comitato Unico di Garanzia) is responsible for issues of equal opportunities, promotion of staff wellbeing and tackling of discrimination. Anyone who believes themselves to be the victim of emotional or psychological abuse, direct or indirect discrimination based on gender, sexual orientation, ethnic origin, language, religion, disability, political opinions or personal/social status can report the situation to the CUG (e mail: cug@uniupo.it).

The CUG has propositional, advisory and verification roles. Its goal is the mediation and resolution of conflict and it does not replace judicial authorities. It makes use of the support of a Confidential Counsellor, an advisor who tackles discrimination and abuse in the work/study place, with additional responsibilities of support for students and staff in the university.

Its duties and powers are laid down in para. 20 of the Statute.

The current full members of the CUG are:

  • Prof. Trambaioli Marcella – representative of the Administration and acting as Chair
  • Prof. Bertone Chiara – representative of the Management
  • Dr. Toselli Enrica – representative of the Management
  • Dr. Santoro Silvia – representative of the trade union organisation Confsal Federazione SNALS Università – CISAPUNI
  • Dr. Cortissone Cristina – representative of the trade union organisation C.I.S.L  F.S.U.R.
  • Dr. Testore Grazia – full member and nominated representative of the trade union organisation  F.L.C. - C.G.I.L.

Substitute members:

  • Prof. Afferni Raffaella – nominated by the Executive Board
  • Dr. Portanova Marco – nominated by the Executive Board
  • Ms. Torriani Antonella – nominated by the Executive Board
  • Dr. Gariazzo Valeria – representative of the trade union organisation Confsal Federazione SNALS Università – CISAPUNI
  • Dr. Cellerino Francesco – representative of the trade union organisation C.I.S.L  F.S.U.R.

For the CUG regulations, click here.