staff experience

Student Affairs Focusing on Strengths

When Student Affairs supervisors met up last year, the plan was to get supervisors sharing their strengths. Student Affairs is using the feedback they received from the Staff Experience Survey, to launch new initiatives that could enhance staff engagement, retention and development.

Call for Nominations: Chancellor Outstanding Staff Award

I am pleased to launch the 2024 nomination process for the Chancellor’s Outstanding Staff Awards, the highest honor for a UC Davis staff member. 

Through this nomination process we will discover and celebrate staff members whose remarkable work advances the university’s mission and supports our students, employees, patients and community.

Nominations Due by February 2, 2024 at 5 p.m.

Any UC Davis employee may nominate a staff member for an Exceptional University Management or Exceptional University Impact Award. 

CHANCELL-ING: High Honors for Our Workplace

2023 was a banner year for UC Davis in many ways, including our rise in national rankings, setting new campus records for sponsored research funding, and exceeding our annual philanthropic fundraising goal.

In August, UC Davis was honored by Forbes as a Best Employer in California for the third consecutive year both as an educational institution and for our healthcare. It's a testament to our university's thriving workplace culture, one that values diversity, competitive pay and a positive work-life balance.

 

Staff Experience Network

The goal of the Staff Experience Network is to work alongside the Campus Staff Experience Advisory Group and communicate changes at the local level, where we can make the most difference. 

UC Davis Resume Tips: Crafting a Resume That Says "You Belong Here"

At UC Davis, we're committed to providing resources, best practices, and support to future employees. Why? Because we're genuinely invested in your success – from the start of your job search, all the way to your first day on the job.

New Campus Newsletter Directory

This online directory will help employees easily connect with campus news, research, events, groups and resources that are relevant to their workplace needs and interests.  

New Training Series in Spring 2024

Learning and Development and Human Resources has recently initiated a project to overhaul the current Developing as a Supervisor series, a required training series for all new supervisors and managers. We look forward to bringing you a newly designed series in Spring 2024.

Flexible Work Update at UC Davis

It’s been one year since UC Davis examined flexible work arrangements across the organization, and we’re heading in a positive direction.