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:

Fall 2021 Planning Sessions

The sessions will provide managers with information about Fall 2021 planning and provide an opportunity to ask questions and address any concerns with key members of the Office of Human Resources and the Office of Campus Planning and Operations. All sessions will be via Zoom.

Supporting Managers and Employees Returning to the Workplace Workshops

Online COVID-19 Safety Training Course

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

Performance Review Workshops

How to Conduct an Effective Performance Review: The workshop will provide managers with the tools and information necessary, even while working remotely, to conduct an effective performance review.

How to Make the Most of Your Performance Review: This workshop will provide employees with the tools and information necessary to make the most of the performance review, even while working remotely.

Skill Path Virtual Workshops

A series of 3-hour workshops held on Thursdays.

Additional Workshops (Presented via Zoom)

Live Webinars offered by New Direction

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 12–1 p.m. & 3–4 p.m. on Wednesdays.