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November 16, 2015

Monday, November 16, 2015

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

  • Implementation planning continued in preparation for the School of Pharmacy and the Core Service Laboratories transition into the Pharmacy & Biomedical Research (PBR) SSC on November 9th.  Vacant positions were posted and are in the process of being filled.
  • Caitlin Day Wedel, currently an accounting specialist in the College & Professional Schools (CPS) SSC, was hired as the PBR-SSC finance manager. 
  • Michelle Ginavan Hayes, currently the research manager in the CPS-SSC, was hired as the Engineering, Technology, & Environment (ETE) SSC director.  A search for her replacement will begin immediately.
  • The activity assessment was administered to the staff in units that will be supported by the ETE-SSC.

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