UA officials announces reorganization of HR department
May 16, 2019
FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — The University of Alaska has issued lay-off notices to 48 employees as part of an overhaul of its human resources department.
UA President Jim Johnsen announced the changes, which will include downsizing, on Monday. He called the changes a redesign.
“This is not a merger — it is a complete redesign based on best practices in higher education, which will lead to increased efficiencies that ultimately serve you better,” Johnsen wrote in an email to employees. “We want to make our search for new talent more efficient and our onboarding of new employees more e...