Hiring announcement: Director of Well-being, Culture and Rewards

18 May 2021

We are happy to announce the hiring of Melissa Murphy in the inaugural role of Director of Well-being, Culture and Rewards, starting May 31. Melissa comes to us from the Government of Alberta’s Public Service Commission where she was part of the Client Service Delivery team. As a change champion with senior-level experience leading broad HR transformational initiatives, Melissa led the amalgamation of 22 ministries’ HR services into one service centre while working for the Government of Alberta.

In her new role, Melissa will be responsible for strengthening the university’s position as an employer of choice, developing engagement strategies and collaborating with the university’s senior leaders to promote our culture and values amongst employees. She will be involved in related policy reviews/development, strategies, programs, and frameworks for employee well-being, health recovery, disability management, and employee pension and benefits.