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News & Updates

October 7, 2015

OE and Procurement and Supplier Diversity Services recently completed an eight-week Travel and Expense redesign pilot resulting in a simplified process for booking trips and processing expense reports.


September 04, 2015

The HR Strategic Design Initiative aims to create a long-term strategic vision and a high-performing, efficient model for HR to advance the University’s goals and priorities. Project leadership recently announced team leads for the various workstreams.


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. She is one of only two honorees selected from across the country to receive this prestigious award. Sarah will be recognized at the NCCI Annual Conference in Nashville in July.


May 04, 2015

ResearchUVA provides a single entry point for all research-related financial and compliance sites. It provides access to track/view research proposals and awards and manage grants and contracts. 


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) and ITS are constructing ResearchUVA for actions related to external grants and contracts.