Leading teams working remotely

Current Status

Most employees are working remotely until at least April 30, 2021. The only exceptions are:

  • approved essential services on campuses
  • approved research activities that cannot be conducted remotely
  • approved in-person courses
  • approved limited work exceptions on campus (e.g., access to equipment or inadequate work space at home)

COVID-19 Information for the U of A Community >>

Your role as a leader

Take a look at the best practices for leading your time while working remotely.


Understand home hazard assessment and what to do if an employee is injured.


Make sure faculty and staff have the equipment and supplies they need to work remotely.

Equipment and supplies

Here's what you need to know about lending university equipment, and getting supplies for faculty and staff to use remotely.

Conversation tips for assessing needs of staff working remotely

Here are some ideas that anyone who supervises staff, faculty, or post-docs can use to start a dialogue with their employees.

Contact us

Can't find what you're looking for? Ask us at hrs.covid19@ualberta.ca.