August 11, 2014

Monday, August 11, 2014

KU Shared Service Center – Build the Foundation:   evaluate job functions, redesign business processes, and create training materials

  • This project is complete

KU Regional Shared Service Center Implementationto streamline job functions and improve business processes

  • The second wave of the Campus Administration & Operations SSC went live on July 7th.  Eleven staff transferred to the SSC and they will support 21 departments.
  • The Biomedical Research SSC went live on July 7th and it currently supports the Higuchi Biosciences Center.  This SSC will also support the Bioengineering Research Center at a later date.
  • The Center for Research on Learning is now supported by Biobehavioral & Social Research SSC as of July 7th.  Two new staff members were hired to support this area: Tanya Ketchum, HR, and Tobin Jennings, Research.
  • The SSC implementation team began initial planning for the third wave of the CAO-SSC.


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