Human Resources

Janis Batt 
Director 
612-624-0788 (phone) 
612-625-1922 (fax) 
jbatt@umn.edu

  • Professional Development Leaves: Administrative support to Faculty Leave Committee, P&A Leaves
  • Administrative support to college Promotion and Tenure Committee; P&A promotions
  • Employee relations issues, including contract and policy interpretation
  • College EOAA Liaison
  • Dispute resolution
  • Consultation / coaching for supervisors
  • Staffing analysis; facilitating alignment of personnel with staffing needs
  • Training and professional development
  • Assistance designing position descriptions for new and continuing positions; determining appropriate classifications
  • Facilitates college searches; approves online postings
  • Provides comparative salary data / salary recommendations to hiring authorities
  • Maintains personnel-related HR metrics
  • College-wide orientation programming
  • Conducts exit interviews