Talent Development and Human Resources


Seminars Available on the New Hire Process

If you are responsible for hiring employees, coordinating the administrative aspects of the hire process, or have been selected to serve on a search committee, we strongly encourage you to sign up for one or more of the following seminars.

Search Committee Information Session

This one hour session covers topics that range from effective recruitment strategies, identifying ways that ensure the applicant pool brings diverse and qualified candidates, best practices pertaining to screening applicant materials, conducting reference checks, criminal background checks, to developing and implementing an effective and fair interview process while maintaining confidentiality and ethical conduct. Upon request, sessions can also be customized to meet the specific needs of search committees.

Register for "Search Committee Information Session" 

Human Resources

Human Resources is located in the Administrative Services Building at 185 East Mill St, Akron, Ohio.

Mailing Address:

The University of Akron
Human Resources
Akron OH 44325-4732

Phone (330) 972-7783
Fax (330) 972-5816


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Software and Technology Training

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HR Online Training

ADA : Improving Access

Administering Positive Corrective Action

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Akron, OH 44325
Phone: 330-972-7111
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