We aspire to be recognized throughout the University as a leader in providing superlative human resource services; known for excellence, quality and professional expertise.  We are committed to cultivating an environment where all Division employees are valued, inspired and encouraged to be the best they can be.


In collaboration with University Human Resources and in support of Brown University’s mission of academic excellence, teaching, and research, we strive to provide distinct value in recruitment, retention, career development, and employee programs.  We will partner with the Division’s individual departments to foster a dynamic and diverse work atmosphere encouraging excellence, respect, and professional growth, while upholding our commitment to the University’s institutional values.

Values by which we conduct ourselves:

  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Confidentiality
  • Fairness, Respectfulness and Compassion
  • Communications - Open and Honest
  • Service Orientation

What we handle:

  • Staffing
  • Employee Relations
  • Compensation
  • Employee Programs
  • Communications
  • Organizational Development