Confidential Advisors and other experts
The confidential advisors are there for everyone at Tilburg University and are the point of contact for employees, students, and guests who have to deal with undesirable behavior or integrity issues. The confidential advisors help a complainant to solve problems and conflicts. You can also contact them if you suspect abuse.
Confidential advisors on behavior and integrity
The confidential advisors are there for everyone at Tilburg University and are the point of contact for employees, students, and guests who have to deal with undesirable behavior, such as sexual harassment, bullying, aggression and violence, or discrimination. The confidential advisors help a complainant to solve problems and conflicts. You can also contact them if you suspect abuse.
Confidential Advisor on Academic Integrity
Tilburg University attaches great importance to solving and preventing violations of scientific integrity. Anyone who himself or herself experiences a problem with a violation of scientific integrity, or has a suspicion of such a violation on the part of others, can submit this to the independent confidential advisor on scientific integrity. Of course, confidentiality is guaranteed.
Confidential Advisors PhD candidates
PhD candidates can report suspicions of abuse or other breaches of integrity to the confidential advisor for PhD candidates who have been appointed by the Schools
Deans of students
According to the HERA (Higher Education and Research Act), every student is entitled to the services of a dean of students. Tilburg University has three deans of students, who operate independently and university wide and have a position of confidentiality. The dean of students assists students with study- related problems and/or problems of a personal, financial, and legal nature, provides information transfer, and functions as a policy advisor. The dean of students does not solve the problem, but can advise, mediate, and/or refer students. The dean of students advises the Examination Board and the Executive Board if a student wishes to deviate from the rules due to special circumstances.
The student psychologists offer targeted help with academic and study-related problems, personal problems related to the students’ phase of life, and guidance with problems that directly affect the students’ study process. The student psychologists’ help is easily accessible and is available to all students.
Students can go to the student chaplain with personal questions of life and death, existential questions, questions about the meaning of life, questions that express a desire to discover what good living is and how to shape this.
The integrity coordinator supervises and implements the integrity policy and functions as a point of contact.