The Office of Human Resources

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Welcome to the Furman University Human Resources Home Page. We hope that you will find information that is helpful to you. The Human Resources staff is available to assist you and answer your questions Monday thru Friday, from 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. We welcome your comments and suggestions on how our office can best meet your needs.Our phone number is 864-294-2217 and fax number is 864-294-3678.

Human Resources Staff

Pamela L.A. Barkett
Assistant Vice President for Human Resources, Title IX Coordinator

Julie Birello
Human Resources Specialist

Kristen Davis
Human Resources Generalist, Title IX Deputy Coordinator

Leander Jones
Human Resources Assistant

Lisa Malkewicz
Assistant Chief Human Resources Officer, Title IX Deputy Coordinator

Patti Travis
Employment Specialist

Giselle Williams
Benefits Manager


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Human Resources Office Mission Statement

The Human Resources Office will:
  • provide accurate, up-to-date, and complete information promptly and efficiently in compliance with office procedures and policies
  • provide professional, courteous, and helpful service in an open environment where all individuals feel comfortable when making requests, asking for assistance, or giving input and where every request is important and receives immediate attention
  • maintain the confidentiality of all personnel activities, requests, and records
  • provide benefits, programs, and information that meet employee needs based on continual review, assessment, and requests for input
  • establish and comply with policies and procedures that promote equal opportunities

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