Janet Lindner

Deputy Vice President for Human Resources and Administration
Janet Lindner

Janet Lindner is responsible for operational areas including police, security, parking, transportation, travel, graduate housing, and publishing services, as well as the human resources areas of staffing and career development and the New Haven Hiring Initiatives.  During Yale’s 2 012 presidential search, she served as staff liaison to the Yale Corporation presidential search committee. Previous assignments have included start-up operations at the West Campus; responsibility for administrative and business areas within the Finance & Administration division, including university procurement and the data warehouse; start-up and management of the University’s cooperative labor-management partnership; and, within the Secretary’s Office, director of the University’s Tercentennial celebration. Prior to joining Yale, she was Chief Administrative Officer for the City of New Haven, responsible for the city’s operating departments including police, fire, facilities, public works, human resources, procurement, and the libraries. Before coming to New Haven, she worked in the Mayor’s Office in the City of New York, as deputy director of the city’s labor-management programs and later as Assistant Director of Operations. She holds a B. S. from Cornell University, a master’s in public administration from Baruch College, and a doctorate in higher education from the University of Pennsylvania.

Janet has taught as an adjunct instructor at the undergraduate and graduate level, and courses taught have included:  Managing People in Higher Education; Public Administration & Government; and Finance & Budgeting for Non-Profit Managers.
 

2 Whitney Ave, 8th Floor, New Haven, CT 06510-1220, 203-432-2188, janet.lindner@yale.edu