Employment Accommodations and Assistance

Faculty, Academic Appointees, & Staff

Human Resources

Evelyn Gordon
Director of Human Resources
Whitewater Hall 121
(765) 973-8232

Human Resources provides reasonable accommodations for staff and faculty as well as applicants interested in staff or academic positions with Indiana University. If you are a staff or faculty member needing assistance in the workplace, a department needing assistance in accommodating someone, or if you need assistance applying to a staff or academic position, you are encouraged to contact this office.

Adaptive Technologies

UITS Assistive Technology and Accessibility Centers (ATAC)

Herman B. Wells Library Room W305H (West Tower)
Bloomington, IN 47405
(812) 856-4112

The Assistive Technology and Accessibility Centers (ATAC) serves Indiana University students, faculty and staff with and without disabilities by providing access to specialized assistive technologies that help with reading, writing, studying, and information access.

Parking and Transportation

IU handicap parking permits are issued each semester by the IUE Police Department. Faculty and staff may make an application for a handicap permit through the Human Resources Office. Faculty, staff and students possessing an official state issued handicapped parking plate/placard may petition for an annual permit upon presentation of a state approved certification and completion of the required IU East application. See information for Handicapped Permits and Parking for more detail.

Emergency Evacuation

Emergency Management and Continuity

Carolos Garcia
Regional Director
(317) 274-1802

Emergency Management and Continuity coordinates crisis/disaster operations, including emergency evacuation procedures for those who need special assistance.

Physical Access

Physical Facilities

Springwood Hall, Rm 004
2325 Chester Blvd.
Richmond, IN 47374
(765) 973-8423

Physical Facilities coordinates facility access for the IU East campus, and can assist if you are concerned about signs or accessibility in your areas or department.

ADA Coordinator

Office of Institutional Equity

Emily Springston, Director, Office of Institutional Equity (ADA Coordinator)
400 E. Seventh Street
Poplars Building, Room 825
Bloomington, IN 47405
(812) 855-7559

The University’s ADA Coordinator is Emily Springston, who can be reached via the contact information above.  The ADA Coordinator has overall responsibility for coordinating the efforts of the University to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and investigating any complaints regarding the same.