Title IX Investigators


The University conducts sexual misconduct investigations through or with the Title IX Coordinator, the Deputy Title IX Coordinator, or another designee trained to conduct Sexual Misconduct investigations ("Investigator"). 

Generally, the University department responsible for investigating and resolving complaints of Sexual Misconduct is determined by the status of Respondent:

If Respondent
is a(n):
Responsible for
UM Student Dean of Students Office
(including UM
Residents and
other non-Faculty)
Office of Workplace Equity
and Inclusion
Faculty Office of Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs


The Investigator(s) within each of these departments are listed below.

For complaints involving Affiliates or Guests, please contact the University Title IX Coordinator.

Investigator (Students)

Raquel D. McDowell
Assistant Dean & Title IX Investigator
Dean of Students Office 
1306 Stanford Dr. 
Whitten University Center #2250 

Coral GablesFL 33146
Miami, FL 33136
Phone: (305)284-5353
Email: rxm1408@miami.edu 

Investigator (Faculty)

Bill Tallman
Director, Faculty Affairs and Assistant to the Executive Vice Provost
Office of the Provost
Ashe Building, Suite 140
1252 Memorial Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Phone: (305)284-3386
Email: btall@miami.edu


Investigator (Employees)

Ely Gonzalez
Investigations Manager, Workplace Equity & Inclusion
Human Resources
Gables One Tower, Suite 355
1320 South Dixie Highway
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Phone: (305)284-9479
Email: elygonzalez@miami.edu