News

Job Vacancies to Post in Career Tracks Titles

Aug. 29, 2017 - Starting Sept. 15, HR’s Talent Acquisition team will work with hiring authorities and HR Business Partners to post new, non-represented positions in Career Tracks titles.

Read more


UC Learning Center Unavailable July 28 - Aug. 7

June 22, 2017 - A system-wide update of UC’s learning management system (LMS) requires the Office of the President to take it offline for one workweek, starting at 5 p.m. on Friday, July 28.

Read more


Update: Background Check/Live Scan scheduling changes

June 21, 2017 - Live Scan appointment calendar availability; new online calendaring app debuts on July 3rd.

Read more


HR Website Makeover

June 7, 2017 - The Human Resources website for the Davis campus re-launched today, with a redesigned homepage that makes it easier to locate the site’s most popular pages.

Read more


2017 Administrative Officers for the Future Graduates

June 1, 2017 - One Organization, Many Careers: UC Davis congratulates fourth graduating class of Administrative Officers for the Future.

Read more at the FOA website


Staff Profile: Michael Bunt

March 14, 2017 - Michael Bunt is the Human Resoureces Operations Supervisor at Shared Services Center.

Read more at the FOA website


P4P: Understanding How Merit Decisions are Made

(May 30, 2017) In the final weeks of the annual performance review season, supervisors have been thoughtfully considering performance, comparing it across the organization to ensure consistency, and making final rating decisions.

Read more at the Pay for Performance website


P4P: Tips for Talking to Your Employees

May 22 2017 - An infographic with tips for supervisors on talking with their employees about performance.

View the infograph at the Pay for Performance website


Remembering LaMetra Atkins

May 18, 2017 - LaMetra Atkins had a gift for helping people. She began working at UC Davis Shared Services Center (SSC) in September 2013 and quickly became known for her positivity and warmth that shone through her dedication to her work.

Read more at the Finance, Operations and Administration website


SSC: New Employee Onboarding Center Opens at MU

May 18, 2017 - A new Employee Onboarding Center opened recently at the newly-remodeled Memorial Union. The center, located in room 244 of the MU, will serve as the primary location for onboarding newly hired staff and faculty for client departments supported by the SSC.

Read more at the Shared Services Center website


P4P: Closer Look at Calibration

April 25, 2017 - Calibration is a crucial step in annual performance reviews but the concept can be confusing to both employees and supervisors alike. What is the purpose of calibration?

Read more at the Pay for Performance website


Staff Profile: Fredna Karneges

February 24, 2016 - Fredna Karneges, manager of Disability Management Services for both the Campus and the Health System, has her master's degree in rehabilitation counseling and is a certified rehabilitation counselor with over 30 years of experience in the fields of vocational rehabilitation and disability management.

Read more at the FOA website


Staff Profile: Ben Gamez

October 28, 2015 - Ben Gamez leads the Employee Recognition Program for the Health System.

Read more at the FOA website


Staff Profile: Barbara Ashby

September 14, 2015 - Barbara Ashby is WorkLife and Wellness Manager for Human Resources, a unit of the Office of the Vice Chancellor and Chief Financial Officer. Barbara – essentially the “mother” of the university Breastfeeding Support Program – just celebrated her 25 year anniversary at UC Davis.

Read more at the FOA website