Inside HR

New Feature — HR's Favorite Things

September 30, 2022

This month we are featuring a new column entitled, “HR’s Favorite Things.” The newsletter team asks HR colleagues to share their favorite interests or hobbies. By sharing their favorite things, the Human Resources staff not only get to know their colleagues better but can also make some fun...

New Haven Hiring Initiative - Summer 2022 recap

September 30, 2022

It was a busy summer for the New Haven Hiring Initiative (NHHI). Their community liaison, Fallon Thomas, participated in thirteen local events that brought together multigenerational families around job opportunities, health awareness, economic empowerment, and family fun.

During these...

HR staff lunches - Fun, camaderie, and good food

September 30, 2022

During September, Yale Human Resources hosted two fun-filled staff lunches at 221 Whitney that featured pizza from Abate and sandwiches from Zoi’s.

For many who attended, it was their first time seeing colleagues in over a year. Attendees also got to meet many new staff members in person...

New Haven Promise - Interns celebrate at end-of-summer event

September 30, 2022

The 2022 New Haven Promise Internship season concluded in August with an in-person end-of-summer celebration. The event celebrated the return of interns to campus for their job rotations for the first time since 2019 and brought together managers and interns to share their experiences....

Yale Human Resources staff recently promoted – September 2022

September 30, 2022

Yale Human Resources is pleased to announce three recent promotions:

Join us in congratulating Marisa Berti who was recently promoted to Talent Sourcer, Human Resources – Staffing Talent Sourcing, reporting to Nicholas Barone, Talent Sourcing Manager. Marisa...

Workday Rising Conference 2022 recap

September 30, 2022

Team members from HR Innovation and Strategic Support (HRISS), Academic Appointee Administration, and Finance Administration attended the annual Workday Rising conference in sunny (and humid) Orlando, FL, September 12-15, 2022.

This year marked the first in-person conference for Workday...

Online resources available to Human Resources staff

August 26, 2022

There are numerous higher education resources currently available to the Yale Human Resources staff. Many of these resources offer the latest news, events, information on leadership, online learning, and more. Please view the following list of those organizations and foundations recommended by...

YCCI and HR collaborate on two summer internship programs

August 26, 2022

This summer, the Yale Center for Clinical Investigation (YCCI) and several Yale Human Resource (HR) partners successfully launched two internship programs. The primary goal of these internships was to train and prepare young scholars from diverse backgrounds and interests to become future...

Yale Human Resources staff promotion - August 2022

August 26, 2022

Yale Human Resources is pleased to announce that Elizabeth Coia has been promoted to Recruiter for the Talent Acquisition Team, reporting to Ali D’Amico, Associate Director of Talent Acquisition. Elizabeth will transition to this role on Thrusday, September 1, 2022, having...

Courtney McCarthy appointed president-elect of Southern New England Chapter of CUPA-HR

July 29, 2022

Congratulations to Courtney McCarthy, Assistant Director, Employee Relations, who was recently appointed as the President-elect for the Southern New England CUPA-HR chapter effective July 1, 2022. Over the next 12 months, she will observe the current chapter president and prepare to step into...

Yale Human Resources staff recently promoted - June 2022

June 24, 2022

Yale Human Resources is pleased to announce two recent promotions:

Congratulations to Maya Polan who was recently promoted to the position of NHHI Program Manager, reporting to Chris Brown, Director, New Haven Community Hiring Initiatives. Maya will be starting in her...

Managers, delegates, and HR partners: Check your inbox for awaiting action items

June 24, 2022

In order for HR Operational Services (HROS) to process the final absence payout for employees who are terminating, please be sure to check your Inbox in Workday and complete all awaiting action items associated with the termination business process. If there are pending absence requests on the...

New Haven Promise Internships at Yale 2022

June 24, 2022

The 2022 New Haven Promise Internship season commenced on June 1, 2022. This summer, the New Haven Hiring Initiative is happy to host 48 NHP interns within 21 Yale departments. We are thankful for all the departments that have supported an increase from Summer 2021, where we had thirty-six...

Yale Human Resources staff recently promoted - May 2022

May 27, 2022

Yale Human Resources (HR) is pleased to announce two recent promotions:

Congratulations to Marisa Figueira Director, Employee Relations who will be reporting to Geraldine Sullivan, Assistant Vice President for Employee Relations and Staffing. Marisa has been at Yale...

Yale Human Resources new hires - May 2022

May 27, 2022

Yale Human Resources (HR) is pleased and excited to welcome two new staff members:

Please welcome Meggan Avery , who recently joined Human Resources as a Staffing Support Specialist reporting to Tanyah Hunter, Human Resource Coordinator. Meggan will serve as the subject...

Juneteenth events

May 27, 2022
Honoring Juneteenth

In May, President Salovey announced that Yale is adopting Juneteenth, now a federal holiday, as a university holiday. Starting this year, on June 20, the university will close for a day of commemoration for Juneteenth.

Below are some local events:


Yale Signature Benefits - Dr. Amy Sceery, Dedicated Onsite Consultant

May 16, 2022

Dr. Amy Sceery is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist with over 30 years of clinical experience. She holds degrees from Yale University, the University of Virginia, and the University of Maryland. Schedule confidential appointments for solution-focused consultations around anxiety, depression,...

Welcome new staff to the Human Resources Team

April 29, 2022
Please join us in welcoming several new staff members to Yale’s Human Resources Department.

Abraham “Abe” Vincenti recently joined the Human Resources Employee Relations (HRER) team as a Human Resources Generalist (HRG). He supports the following departments: the Office of...

TIAA offers eDelivery option to track retirement savings

April 29, 2022

Want a faster way to keep track of your retirement account? Did you know TIAA offers eDelivery? For faster and more secure communications, TIAA offers email delivery for many of your documents.

Sign up for eDelivery from TIAA and you’ll get: Instant delivery of statements and notifications...

Kudos to Absence Management team

April 29, 2022

Huge thanks to the Absence Management team for continuing to work through integrating the State of Connecticut’s Paid Family and Medical Leave program, which launched in January 2022.

As we stand up this program, there have been significant manual efforts and continued coordination...

Office of Early Childhood’s Parent Cabinet established

April 29, 2022

On Thursday, April 7,...

Yale Human Resources staff recently promoted - March 2022

March 25, 2022

Congratulations to the following Human Resources (HR) staff members, who were recently promoted.

Please join us in congratulating Jezabeth Perez Padilla who was recently promoted to staffing support specialist effective Monday, February 28, 2022. She joins the HR...

Striking a pose for International Women’s Day

March 25, 2022

International Women’s Day was celebrated Tuesday, March 8, and this year’s theme was #BreakTheBias. Whether deliberate or unconscious, bias makes it difficult for women to move ahead. On that day, women worldwide got...

Human Resources Talent Acquisition team makes enormous strides in unique times

March 25, 2022

These are busy yet productive times for the HR Talent Acquisition (formerly Staffing) team. Since July 2021, there have been a record 1,000 open and 1,700 filled positions. This is all happening while the hiring market nationally is experiencing “...

Congratulations to Human Resources staff recently promoted

February 25, 2022

Congratulations to the following Human Resources (HR) staff members who were recently promoted.

Please join us in congratulating Maja Gill , who was recently promoted to Associate Director, Employee Relations, Yale School of Medicine (YSM). Since 2017,...

Human Resources Compensation welcomes Christian Tarducci

February 25, 2022

Please join us in welcoming Christian Tarducci, who recently joined the Human Resources Compensation team as a compensation analyst, reporting to Donna Caporale-Colon, Director, Compensation.

Christian will be responsible for all internal and some external departmental reporting needs....

Make your wishes clear - TIAA beneficiary review

February 25, 2022

When was the last time you checked the beneficiary information in your TIAA retirement account? Life changes, and so do your wants and needs. Naming beneficiaries and putting essential documents in place puts you in control, and can make a difference for the people and causes you care about....

Welcome James Carpio, Program Manager, Training Specialist, HR Organizational Development

February 25, 2022

Please join us in welcoming James Carpio, who recently joined the HR Organizational Development team as a program manager and training specialist, reporting to Stephanie Gosteli, Director of Learning and Development. James is working on standing up the new learning management system Workday...

Human Resources shield - How you can contribute

February 25, 2022

During the Wednesday, February 16 HR Community Meeting, we announced a fun project for staff to help develop a shield for Human Resources. As part of the project, we are putting a design committee together and looking for volunteers.

You don’t need to join the committee to share your...

Welcome three new Human Resources staff

January 28, 2022

Yale Human Resources hired three new staff members in January 2022; please join us in welcoming them.

Join us in welcoming Ivory Lee to the Yale Human Resource family! Ivory is the newest member of the Employee Relations team. As an Employee Relations...