Valerie Imparato is an investigator and Deputy Title IX Coordinator in the Office of Equal Opportunity. In this role, she conducts investigations into all allegations of discrimination, harassment and sexual misconduct brought forward by faculty, staff and students. Valerie also conducts training for faculty, staff and students in these areas.
Before coming to Brandeis, Valerie worked in Harvard University's Office for Dispute Resolution, where she participated in Title IX investigations and training.
Prior to moving into higher education, Valerie was a securities attorney at Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP in Boston, and an international litigation and arbitration attorney at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton in New York.
Valerie completed her undergraduate degree at New York University and received her law degree from Harvard Law School. She is originally from Haiti, but has lived in several countries and speaks five languages.