Contact the Ombuds

The Faculty & Staff Ombuds Office is open to help employees navigate workplace issues. Meetings by phone and virtual format are available.

Call Roy Baroff (he/him) to discuss your situation and schedule a meeting.

Office hours are by appointment only and are flexible to meet your needs.

If you are not sure where to go for help – GO OMBUDS !


  • NC State Faculty & Staff Ombuds Office   –  919-935-0922


You can also use email; however, all email sent via the NC State system are public records and may be retained.  Do not use email for confidential communications. You can email me off campus if you prefer.


Under current covid developments, the ombuds office is primarily providing virtual services. On campus space is being identified that provides confidentiality and physical distancing requirements for potential use.

Contacting the NC State Faculty & Staff Ombuds Office or the Faculty & Staff Ombuds is not notice to NC State of any issue, complaint, grievance or claim.