The U of A is supports its faculty and staff members in various ways. Resources are available to you to aid in professional development, personal and family health and wellness, and to help manage personal matters.
Health & Safety
The Faculty of Engineering takes the safety and well-being of students, staff, faculty members and guests seriously. Leading-edge teaching and research involves hands-on work in shops and laboratories and every measure is taken to provide a safe and secure environment in which we teach, learn and discover.
Spousal / Partner Employment Program
A service for spouses and partners of academic staff
Information on Child Care
Family assistance for university employees
Career development for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows
Support finding positions in academia and beyond
Staff Learning and Development
Explore this site for professional development options
Funding for Staff Development
Financial support for your professional development
Centre for Teaching and Learning
In order to continually improve teaching effectiveness across campus, the Centre for Teaching and Learning provides services ranging from new professor orientation to teaching intensives and peer consulting.
Technology Training Centre
Technology Training Centre offers standard desktop application training ranging from Microsoft Office to the Adobe Creative Suite along with offering customized one-on-one or group training. The website includes Video tips for some MS Office applications.
Whether you're interested in family programming, team sports or individual wellness planning, campus recreation and community program has something for you.
A Guide to Living and Working in Edmonton
Edmonton Economic Development offers this guide to the city.
Day Care Centres
Find quality, university-affiliated child care centres.