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UW System Human Resources provides leadership, policy development, guidance and functional expertise to sustain and engage a talented, diverse workforce in one of the nation’s premier higher education systems.

We are a trusted partner that values diversity, promotes equity, nurtures resilience and considers the impact of decisions on our greatest resource: people. We model integrity and high ethical standards as we engage in strategic partnerships that advance the greater mission of the University of Wisconsin System.

We hope you find the information on this website helpful. Thank you for choosing the University of Wisconsin System!


Daniel Chanen
Interim Associate Vice President and Chief Human Resource Officer
University of Wisconsin System

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