Confidential Counselor

The Confidential Counselor, appointed by our University, has the task of providing advice and assistance to anyone (student, faculties, or technical-administrative-library staff, etc..) who has suffered from sexual or moral harassment or discriminatory behavior.

The Counselor is one of the figures in charge to implement the principles of the Code of conduct for the protection of the dignity of female and male workers and students of Politecnico di Torino.
The Counselor works to guarantee the right to a working and study environment which encourages and promotes interpersonal relationships, in compliance with the fundamental principles of respect, equality, freedom, fairness and dignity of the individual.

The new Confidential Counselor of Politecnico di Torino for the two-year period 2021-23 is lawyer Silvia Sinopoli who has been appointed, with DR. N.536/2021 of 08/07/2021, effective July 26, 2021. The reception time of the Confidential Councilor at the CUG premises (2nd floor at Palazzina Custodi in Corso Castelfidardo, 49) is on Tuesdays from 10:00 to 13:00; the Councilor is also available for remote interviews and meetings at the same times.

Appointments can be arranged by writing an email to
The Counselor will respond within 2 days of receipt.

In collaboration with Confidential Counselor, LIFE and Affari Legali services, a short Guide against harassment has been arranged: you can dowload it here application/pdf (237.95 kB)

To combat sexual discrimination, we suggest watching the videos made by the Confidential Counsellor of Politecnico di Torino Avv. Arianna Enrichens on the following subjects:

Violence on social media and online

What is sexual harassment?

Focus on inclusive language