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Staff at Stanford work in hundreds of different types of positions, and number approximately 10,000. General employment policies are in Chapter 2 of the Administrative Guide (bargaining unit members should refer to their respective contracts).

Questions related to your employment are typically directed to the local (school or business unit) human resources contact except for Benefits, which is handled centrally by UHR. For school and unit HR contact information, see Contacts.

News & Announcements

  • Free and confidential self-assessments available online at My Career Guidance can help you answer career development questions and obtain more information related to managing your career

  • Summer is the perfect time to groove at a concert featuring your favorite group or artist. Stanford has dozens of big names stopping by the campus on their tours this summer. Share your all-time favorite concert or who’s on your bucket list by Friday, July 10 and you’ll be entered to win a pair of tickets to one of two shows on campus!

Events & Important Dates

Stay informed, engaged and up to date with Stanford's only employee calendar.

August 04 Workplace Writing Skills Workshop (Part 1)

This two-part workshop explains how business writers create successful materials and provides a process for planning and writing business communications that get results. It includes tools and techniques from a variety of writing disciplines to help business writers create documents that are read and acted upon.

For full course details, see the Learning & Organizational Effectiveness site.

Location: Poplar Modular, Training Room, 215 Panama Street, Bldg C.

Enroll in Workplace Writing Skills Workshop (Part 1) (TOD-7520) through STARS.
August 04 Toastmasters Club Meeting

Want to build your confidence? Grow as a leader? Improve your communication and public speaking skills? Join us at the Stanford Toastmasters to learn how our club can help you achieve your personal and professional goals. Guests are welcome!

Our club provides a safe, low-cost, and effective learning environment for Stanford staff looking to improve their communication and leadership skills.

Don't be shy - club members represent a wide range of University departments, job functions, and titles, as well as levels and years of professional experience. Our informal and supporting learning environment will help you take your communication skills to the next level.

Green Earth Sciences building, Room 365, 367 Panama St. (campus map»)

For more information, see the Stanford Toastmasters Club website.

August 05 Career Development Meetup

Join fellow Stanford staff colleagues in a relaxed, informal setting to meet expert career counselors and discuss career development topics. Meetups are free and take place from noon to 1:00 p.m. in conference rooms centrally located throughout the Science and Engineering Quad. Feel free to bring your lunch!

Speaker: Agnes Le
Location: Shriram Center, Room 052
Register: Through STARS

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