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New Deputy CHRO and Lead at UC Davis Health

July 15, 2019
Welcome Kirsten Stevenson, Deputy CHRO and Lead at UC Davis Health

from Christine Lovely, Chief Human Resources Officer to HR staff and partners

Please join me in welcoming Kirsten Stevenson to a new role we are building at UC Davis Health. Beginning Aug. 19, Kirsten will begin a six-month appointment as Deputy Chief Human Resources Officer, with lead responsibilities at UC Davis Health.

Keynote Speaker for HR Symposium

July 15, 2019
Build the Culture. Live the Culture. Differentiate! Candid. Passionate. Relevant. Doug Lipp is on a crusade to help organizations strengthen their corporate culture, boost business performance, and unapologetically, have fun while doing it. Doug is a distinguished international consultant, eight-time author, and former head of training at the legendary Disney University.

P4P Merit Program 2018-19

July 01, 2019
Pay for Performance supports differentiation in merit increases, based on an individual’s performance  Employee Eligibility Requirements

The employee eligibility requirements are detailed on the P4P pages on the HR site and include:

New Executive Director for SSO announced

July 01, 2019
Chief Human Resources Officer, Christine Lovely, announced the hire of new Shared Services Organization (SSO) Executive Director, Jim Hankins.

The SSO was committed to finding an individual that could be effective for the organization for the long haul and after a thorough search, the team is excited to bring on Jim starting in mid-August.

UC Management Skills Assessment Program (MSAP): Call for Applications

May 28, 2019
Call for applications is now closed for 2019 Management Skills Assessment Program (MSAP).

The program is designed to assess the management skills of high potential, early career supervisors, managers, and professionals for future leadership opportunities at the University of California. This integrated MSAP program will include participants from the entire UC system. The Fall 2019 program is scheduled for October 14–17, 2019 at the UCLA Conference Center in Lake Arrowhead.

School at Work Program accepting applications through 5/31

May 16, 2019
The School at Work (SAW) Program is ideal for entry-level career, non-probationary employees interested in advancing within a healthcare environment.

Selected employees complete a six-month program which combines mandatory classroom instruction, computer course work, and self-study with a coaching component. The program consists of weekly class sessions (2.5 hours per week) where participants are led by a coach-facilitator through interactive exercises, discussions and computer-based course work.

UCRP Benefits Payment Delay

April 01, 2019
On Monday, April 1, 2019, the UC Retirement Administration Service Center was alerted that UCRP benefits payments had not been deposited into recipients’ bank accounts at the start of the business day, as scheduled.

The problem — identified as a file error in the direct deposit process — has been corrected. Benefit payments are expected to post today (April 1, by close of business) for recipients of standard UCRP retirement, disability and/or survivor benefits. Approximately 1,000 non-UCRP payments will be deposited the next business day (April 2). 

SSO Fiscal Deadlines

March 22, 2019
Important Dates & Deadlines For questions, please contact the SSO Service Desk at 754-4SSC (4772) or aggieservice@ucdavis.edu for assistance.   2018-19 Fiscal Payroll Deadlines: * These dates are subject to change based on the UCPath Go-Live date Due Date Action May   17 Staff Salary Actions, e.g., stipends, equites, reclasses, etc. 28 Payroll Work Study Adjustments for FY 18-19 (Requires Financial Aid Approval) 28 Student Longevity Increases effectiv

Creating a Respectful and Fair Workplace

March 04, 2019
Seminar series begins Mar. 12: ELR is providing seminars on Just Cause, the Disciplinary Process and Leaves of Absence to help represented and non-represented staff and supervisors understand their rights and responsibilities, and to ensure difficult conversations are done compassionately and with an eye to building and maintaining a respectful and fair workplace. Topics