Human Resources

University of Virginia Human Resources supports and engages UVA's greatest resource: its faculty, staff and student talent.

UVA Engineering Human Resources business partners:

  • Facilitate hiring of faculty, staff and student workers in accordance with University of Virginia policies and procedures
  • Serve as a resource on Human Resources matters such as compensation, benefits and performance management
  • Help lead strategic initiatives related to faculty and staff culture and engagement

Contact HR for hiring needs and/or questions.

Here are some useful links for current faculty and staff:
  • Employee Benefits

    The University administers all benefits for faculty and staff.

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  • Faculty Compensation

    The Office of the UVA Executive Vice President and Provost maintains the policies and pay schedules for professional research staff and faculty engaged in work that supports the University’s academic mission.

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  • Staff Compensation

    Staff may learn more about pay through UVA Human Resources.

    For forms related to compensation management and payroll, click here

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  • Employee Self Service

    Employees can perform many functions related to their employment through the UVA Employee Self-Service system.

    Click here to access the system. A UVA login will be required.
  • Lead@ UVA Performance Management System for Staff

    UVA's culture supports: bringing out the best in people by developing the potential of each person who works at the University, in order to accomplish the University’s mission; communicating and understanding expectations on a regular basis; and providing ongoing, timely and descriptive, informal and formal, feedback. In short, Performance Management is a collaborative, ongoing process between a manager and an employee to plan for, develop, and evaluate the employee’s work. It focuses on what employees do and how they do it. All University Staff and Classified Staff participate in the performance management process.

    Access the system here (UVA login required)

Do You Need To...

  • Hire Student Workers?

    There are special procedures and requirements for hiring student workers, in accordance with University policy. UVA Human Resources is ready to assist. Please contact your business partners, Robin Fisher and Anne Lesko.

  • Hire Graduate Research and Graduate Teaching Assistants?

    We're excited to welcome graduate students to UVA Engineering, and eager for them to get started in their work and studies. Those who will serve as graduate research and/or teaching assistants must fill out required employment paperwork before they can start work. Upon arriving in Charlottesville, students should immediately visit or contact Joan E. Wicks, Graduate Financial Aid Administrator, Thornton Hall Room A206, 434-924-4380,

  • Find a Temp?

    If you're shorthanded and just need a little temporary assistance, UVA has a Temporary Search Group that can help.

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