Inside HR News from 09/2021

John Whelan recognized by CUPA-HR

September 24, 2021

Join us in congratulating John Whelan, Vice President for Human Resources at Yale University, who was recently honored. The College and University Professional Association for Human Resources (CUPA-HR) presented him with the 2021 Donald E. Dickason Award.

John Whelan, vice president for...

Help plant trees to celebrate staff members with milestone anniversaries

September 24, 2021

We are looking for a few hearty volunteers to help plant six big trees outside of the West Campus Conference Center on Friday, October 15, at 1:00 p.m. The tree planting was recently chosen in lieu of a traditional gift by several staff members to mark their milestone anniversaries as part of...

Signature Benefits - September is Suicide Awareness Month

September 24, 2021

More than 47,500 people die by suicide each year in the United States. It is the tenth leading cause of death overall.* We can all do our part to help prevent suicide and spread awareness, during the month of September — National Suicide Awareness month — and all year long.


Staff Spotlight - Ben Walter

September 24, 2021

Please join us in welcoming Ben Walter, who recently joined the Office of Diversity and Inclusion (ODI), WorkLife, and the New Haven Hiring Initiative as their new Diversity Support Specialist. Ben comes with six years of experience in administrative roles at the Yale School of the Environment...

Taking a leap of faith

September 24, 2021

Ron Lipkins and Denval Lawrence recently checked something big off their bucket list — skydiving! Ron is Director of Human Resources Innovation and Strategic Support (HRISS), and Denval is a Business Solutions Junior Architect in HRISS. Neither had ever skydived before, but both had talked about...

Staff Spotlight - Jacqueline Pawlowski

September 24, 2021

Staffing and Career Development welcomes its newest member, Jacqueline Pawlowski. She joined the team recently as a Candidate Development Specialist. In her role, she will supporting the recruitment team in reviewing applicants, completing pre-screen interviews, conducting external searches,...

HR promotions and new hire announcements - September 2021

September 24, 2021

The Human Resources Business Office is pleased to announce two new hires:

Katie King has joined the team as operations manager; a role previously held by Maria Troiano. Katie has over 5 years of experience at Yale, working as the operations manager for Internal Medicine, Jackson...

Open positions - Human Resources Department

September 10, 2021

The Employee Relations team has an opening for a Human Resource Generalist 2 reporting to Maja Gill, Assistant Director Human Resources (HR) to support the Yale School of Medicine (YSM). The HR Generalist will partner with various departments in YSM to align HR objectives and...