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Our People Make it Happen

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From Ericka Smith, Ph.D

Vice President, Human Resources/Chief People Officer

UNLV’s standing as an R1 university, and ranking as a Best Employer for Diversity (2021) and a Best Mid Size Employer (2021) reflects the Office of Human Resources’ focus on student success through the recruitment, retention, and development of a diverse workforce. Whether you are exploring employment opportunities, professional development, focusing on wellness, or have a question about benefits or HR policies, our trusted team is here to help.

Our Mission

We partner with our campus community by supporting a talented, inclusive workforce that invests in our students’ success.


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