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June 22, 2015

Sarah Collie, Assistant Vice President for Organizational Excellence, was named a 2015 Leader for Change by NCCI, the Network for Change and Continuous Innovation.


May 04, 2015

From: Bianchetto, Melody S.
Sent: Monday, May 04, 2015 11:06 AM
Subject: ResearchUVa - A new portal for research proposals and awards is live!

Dear Researchers, Research Fiscal Contacts, Deans, and Associate Deans,


April 9, 2015

Has someone you work with demonstrated a high-level of quality, or implemented an improvement or innovative solution? Have you observed a colleague deliver excellent service to faculty, staff and/or students?


March 19, 2015

As part of the HR Strategic Design initiative, a group of 50 University stakeholders, HR professionals and members of the HR Design Advisory Council across the academic division and the health system participated in a multi-day initial-state design session.


January 12, 2015

The University of Virginia’s HR Strategic Design initiative is a top priority for UVa's Office of Organizational Excellence in early 2015, and is focused on designing a human resource model that aligns and advances the University’s goals and priorities. Read more>>


December 22, 2014

The Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) along with ITS is in the midst of constructing an online portal for actions related to external grants and contracts.


December 8, 2014

"Leading Change through Innovation and Collaboration" invited representatives from Virginia’s two- and four-year public colleges and universities to exchange ideas and share best practices about educational innovations, administrative efficiencies and redesigning services for higher quality. 


A Strategic Plan for the Academic Division of the University of Virginia

Pillar 5, Strategy 14: Organizational Excellence

President of University of Virginia, Teresa Sullivan

See more about the Strategic Plan.


Targeting Strategic  Priorities and Serving the Academic Mission

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