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Interpersonal Violence & Sexual Misconduct (Title IX)

Title IX Team

Title IX Coordinator
Jennie Hemingway
Associate Dean of Student Success / Director of Student Development
Caine Student Center, First Floor
1101 West College Avenue
Jacksonville, IL 62650
217.245.3813
jennie.hemingway@ic.edu

The Grievance/Resolution Process Pool

  • Sarah Briggs | Administrative Assistant for Business Affairs
  • Valeria Cueto | Director of the Office of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
  • Kelly Dagan | Professor of Sociology
  • Jessica Flynn | Associate Director of Residential Life
  • Ryan Flynn | Director of Community-Engaged Learning
  • Jennie Hemingway | Associate Dean of Student Success & Director of Student Development (Title IX Coordinator)
  • Adam Porter | Joel Scarborough Professor of Religion
  • Denny Schumacher | Executive Director of Residential Life & Campus Safety

Members of the Pool are trained annually, and can serve in in the following roles, at the direction of the Title IX Coordinator:

  • To provide appropriate intake of and initial guidance pertaining to complaints
  • To act as an Advisor to the parties
  • To serve in a facilitation role in informal resolution or Alternate Resolution if  appropriately trained in appropriate resolution modalities (e.g., mediation, restorative practices.
  • To perform or assist with initial assessment
  • To investigate complaints
  • To serve as a hearing facilitator (process administrator, no decision-making role)
  • To serve as a Hearing Chair and/or hearing panel regarding the complaint
  • To serve as a Appeal Chair and/or appeal panel regarding the complaint

Training Materials
The 2020 Title IX Regulations - specifically, 34 CFR §106.45(b)(10)(i)(D) - require that all materials used to train personnel involved in the Grievance/Resolution Process must be made publicly available. 

The Title IX Coordinator and the Grievance/Resolution Process have attended trainings hosted by the Association of Title IX Administrators (ATIXA). Materials are available here.