Training and Professional Development

Brandeis University takes pride in the rich hub of knowledge and varied life experiences of our valued staff members. Empowering team members in furthering their education with training and professional development keeps their knowledge base relevant, makes their job experience more rewarding and adds value to the university as a whole.

Employees are welcome to benefit from:

FY21 Performance Evaluations

Due Date: June 6, 2022

Providing feedback on a regular basis is critical for the development, retention and success of our employees.

Performance reviews for the period July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022 are due to Human Resources on or before June 6, 2022. In cases where an employee’s performance rating is Below or Partially Meets Expectations, please contact Employee Relations to complete a Performance Improvement Plan (PIP). For more detailed information regarding the performance review process, please visit the HR Performance Review website.

Human Resources is offering the following Performance Review trainings via Zoom:

For Managers:

Date Time Platform Register
Thursday, May 5 9-10:30 a.m. Zoom register
Tuesday, May 10 2-3:30 p.m. Zoom register
Friday, May 13 9-10:30 a.m. Zoom register

For Non-Managers:

Date Time Platform Register
Thursday, May 5 1-2:30 p.m. Zoom register
Wednesday, May 11 2-3:30 p.m. Zoom register
Friday, May 13 1-2:30 p.m. Zoom register

Information on salary changes will be forthcoming, but it is important to continue with the annual performance evaluation process which provides valuable performance feedback to employees. 

Half-day Virtual Workshops Presented by Skill Path

Free Live Webinars offered by New Directions:

Go to and log in selecting “Employee Assistance Program” and using the company code: brandeis university. Scroll down to the bottom of the Home page to register for live webinars.

For all webinars there are sessions at noon – 1 p.m. & 3 – 4 p.m.

Supporting Managers and Employees Returning to the Workplace Workshop

Online COVID-19 Safety Training Course

 ALL members of the Brandeis community accessing campus should complete the Online COVID-19 Safety Training Course. Additional information can be found at COVID-19 Resources.