OFFICE OF HUMAN RESOURCES (OHR)
Welcome to Tuskegee University Office of Human Resources Department! We are passionate about building a high performing organization that gives the University a competitive advantage while simultaneously fostering an environment which allows the University to attract, hire, and retain the best people. Our department takes pride in being transparent, providing accurate communications for clarity on employee rights and responsibilities, and enforcing University policy to ensure we maintain shared values throughout the institution.
We will seek to implement human resource best practices and innovative human resource solutions with a dedicated focus on customer service and continuous improvement to sustain Tuskegee’s tradition of transformational education with integrity and excellence. We will serve the employees of Tuskegee University by being knowledgeable, approachable, professional, and resourceful in the core areas of professional human resources:
Recruitment and Retention
Human Resource Information Management
We deliver our services in support of the university's mission of excellence in teaching, learning and research. Whether you are a prospective employee considering opportunities with the university, a current staff or faculty member looking for resources to maximize the efficiency of your operations, or a retiree seeking information about benefits after retirement, we look forward to serving you. Please do not hesitate to contact us at 334-727-8510.
The Office of Human Resources is dedicated to making Tuskegee University the workplace of choice by creating, fostering and maintaining an environment which allows the University to attract, employ, and retain the best people.
We aspire to be the model for excellence and leadership in 21st century human resource management, through strategic and effective operational human resource practices.
We will implement human resource best practices and innovative solutions through dedicated and focused customer service, continuous process improvements, and an unwavering commitment to sustaining Tuskegee’s traditions of integrity and excellence throughout the academic institution.
We carry out our mission with integrity, pride, and professionalism, defined by these core values:
Transparency – We will ensure all employees have the same access to, and understanding of, HR policies, especially regarding staffing, performance and development to assist them in achieving their professional goals.
Communication – We will maintain consistent, effective and transparent communication regarding Human Resources policies and initiatives to support the fostering of best practices in a 21st century institution of higher education.
Policy - We will enforce existing policies while also embracing change and proactively adapt future policies, procedures, services and programs to meet the needs of those we serve in keeping with the tradition and trajectory of Tuskegee University.
Collaboration –We will leverage our knowledge to facilitate and sustain mutually beneficial partnerships throughout the academic enterprise to ensure the success of University-wide initiatives with both internal and external stakeholders.
Office of Human Resources – Strategic Initiatives
- PeopleAdmin – Integration of a performance management program that will serve as a catalyst for engaging and developing our current staff and faculty with administrative roles.
- Create a safe and healthy work environment, affordable market-based compensation, incentives to excel, and recognition for results achieved.
- Provide an open-competitive recruitment and selection process based on merit principles that result in highly qualified and diverse applicant pools producing new hires with the most potential for successful careers with the University.