The Office of Human Resources

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:

  • Hands-on trainings
  • Lectures
  • Seminars
  • Web-based instructional videos from LinkedIn Learning  (available through July 2024)

Register for upcoming webinars and workshops below.

Professional Development

Managing at Brandeis Certificate Program (by Invitation Only)

Brandeis is offering a professional development opportunity for managers presented virtually (replacing the Nuts and Bolts series) called Managing at Brandeis. The curriculum is targeted at newly appointed and mid-stage managers and focuses on practical knowledge and skills needed to succeed in management and leadership at Brandeis. Managers who complete the series will earn a Certificate. For more information contact Human Resources at


Webinars Presented by Our New Employee Assistance Provider KGA:

Just Breathe - Wednesday, June 26, 2024, 12:00 - 1:00 pm

In this powerful experiential workshop, you will learn the foundations of breathwork, including the neuroscience, latest research, and correct techniques for harnessing the power of your breath. We will practice a variety of valuable breathing techniques that are beneficial to balancing your nervous systems that help you become the most productive, efficient, and happy version of you.


Culinary Joy: Making Grocery Shopping and Cooking Fun!  - Tuesday, July 16, 2024, 12:00-1:00 PM

Sometimes the process of shopping for and cooking your own meals can feel like a chore! Join Heidi Roth, a registered dietitian to discover ways to make time in your kitchen a source of creativity and joy.


KGA Service Overview for Managers - August 07, 2024 at 2:00-3:00 PM

KGA Service Overview for Managers, is a free and confidential benefit that provides support for employees and their family members. Additionally, we can be a valuable resource to you as a manager or supervisor. Learn how at our upcoming EAP Overview for Managers.


Bully Proofing Your Child - August 26, 2024 at 12:00-1:00 PM

Empower yourself as a parent with our upcoming webinar on 'Bully Proofing Your Child.' Join us for an insightful session that will provide practical strategies and tools to equip you in safeguarding your school-aged children from bullying.

For more information about KGA and the services they provide, call 1-800-648-9557 or visit the KGA Website log-in password: brandeis.