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Disability Accommodation - Employment

This document supplies resources for providing reasonable accommodations.

The University of Wisconsin–Madison is committed to providing a workplace for our employees where they can be successful. This includes providing reasonable accommodations in order for employees or applicants with disabilities to have equal employment opportunities.

Attached are a few resources for supervisors in responding to a potential accommodation request or need.

If you have any questions about the Disability Accommodation process, please contact one of the following L&S Division Disability Representatives (DDR):

Academic Staff and University Staff - HR Manager
Graduate Assistants - Brian Bubenzer,
Faculty - Ben Weisse, 890-3494,

For additional assistance, you can contact Barbara Lanser, Disability Coordinator/Employment, at the office for Equity and Diversity, 263-2378,

Students that are not employed should be referred to the McBurney Disability Resource Center, 263-2741.

For additional information please refer to the Disability Accommodation website at: .

Disability Accommodation a Guide for Supervisors
Disability Accommodation Performance Guide for Supervisors

Keywords:Accommodations, Disabilities, DDR, Division Disability Representatives, Chronic medical condition, Americans with Disabilities Act, ADA, work environment, reasonable accommodation, OED   Doc ID:26353
Owner:Caitlin B.Group:College of Letters & Science
Created:2012-09-05 13:53 CSTUpdated:2018-10-04 12:06 CST
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