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What Does HR Do? Did you know that in 2015 Human Resources employment staff supported over 100 search committees and almost 300 new hires? HR benefits team assisted over 2,300 employees and dependents on our medical insurance, almost 500 tuition fee waivers, and over 150 leaves of absence. HR employment and payroll staff processed over 40,000 pay checks/deposits. HR administration facilitated over 250 employee relations, ADA and Title IX situations. Learn more about what kept us busy in 2015 at HR Highlights.
Civil Rights and Sexual Misconduct Policy – On
7/1/15, the University published a new
Rights and Sexual Misconduct Policy and its accompanying procedures for
reporting and resolving complaints. This policy and procedure reflect the latest
development in the University’s continuing efforts to support an inclusive
environment that promotes and protects the rights of all members of the
University community. Additional information, including the complete policy and procedure,
can be found at
Parental Pay Policy Effective July 1, 2015 – The University has
recently enhanced our paid time off policies, allowing full-time, regular
(non-temporary), benefit-eligible employee-parents up to ten (10) consecutive
working days of paid parental leave per fiscal year, following the birth or
adoption of a child. Questions about this new policy should be directed to Human
Resources at 812-464-1815 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Are You a New Faculty or Staff Member at USI? – Use our new web page to find
links to information you need as a new employee – including the phone directory,
organization chart, pay dates, benefits information and much more at
New Employee Information page.
Questions concerning accommodation issues and requests? – Learn useful information
about how the American’s with Disabilities Act (ADA) relates to your employment
rights and responsibilities at USI by viewing the ADA Coordinator’s website. In addition to the
ADA Coordinator Homepage, the site offers
an extensive FAQ Section as well as an overview of the
Faculty, Staff, &
Student Worker Accommodation Request Process.
Want to know your pay dates for 2016? You’ll find
biweekly, student, adjunct and monthly pay schedules on the