Human Resources

Human Resources

The Willamette Human Resources team serves a dedicated group of faculty and staff who are committed to the educational mission of the university. Employment at Willamette University means being part of a community that values education and its impact on the world, is friendly, supportive, and increasingly diverse.

with any questions you may have. In addition, if you have sought or received service from Willamette's Human Resources team, we'd love to hear about your experience through participation in our confidential Human Resources services survey.

Our Mission

Willamette Human Resources (WHR) is dedicated to the mission and values of Willamette University and to excellence in service to the University community.

Our department mission is to assist Willamette University in its efforts to recruit and retain exceptional faculty and staff, provide programs and services that cultivate excellence and support the University's goals, and serve as a source of information, expertise, advocacy, and support for faculty, staff, management and the Willamette community at large.

Contact Us

Willamette University's Office of Human Resources is located on the ground floor of Waller Hall on State Street, directly south of the Oregon State Capitol Building. For directions to campus or to locate Waller Hall on a map, see the Campus Map & Driving Directions page. Parking on State Street or in other visitor spaces on campus is metered.

Human Resources Waller Hall, First Floor
Willamette University
900 State Street
Salem, Oregon 97301
503-370-6210 voice
503-370-6570 fax
human-resources@willamette.edu

Our Commitment to Non-Discrimination

Willamette University strives to provide equal opportunity in its educational programs and activities, and in employment. Questions regarding the University's equal opportunity policies and practices may be directed to the Director of Human Resources. See Compliance for more information.


HR Highlights

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Administrative and Classified Excellence (ACE) Awards Luncheon, May 21, from 12:00 to 1:30, in the Cat Cavern

Professional Development Day, May 28th, 2014

Stay tuned for summer employee appreciation events!

Save the Date!:  Willamette Night at the Volcanoes, Saturday, August 23rd, 6:35pm
Join Willamette alumni, students, faculty and staff for a night of professional baseball with the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes!
Ticket sales to be announced soon! 


ADVISORY MEMORANDUMS: 

Benefit Changes - Supreme Court Ruling on Defense of Marriage Act

Tuition Remission/Exchange for Dependent Children

DEPARTMENT SPONSORED LUNCHES "A great way to get to know what's happening in another area of campus!"


New Faculty/Staff Profiles

Get to know our new colleagues who recently joined the Willamette Community.

  • Jennifer Lawrence Middendorf
    Director for Annual Giving — Advancement
  • Kathy Meza
    Director for Advancement Services — Office of Advancement/Advancement Services
  • Ashley Toutain
    Processing Archivist and Records Manager — Hatfield Library / Archives and Special Collections