Welcome to the Division of Human Resources

This site is designed to provide Kent State employees with easy access to relevant forms and policies, as well as the services and programs offered by Human Resources. Our goal is for you to find the information you need quickly and efficiently - whether you are a candidate, a new hire, a current employee or a manager.

The Division of Human Resources assists departments in attracting, motivating, developing and retaining talented individuals in a positive, diverse, healthy and safe work environment. Particular emphasis is placed on maximizing employee communications throughout the multi-campus system, enhancing the workplace climate and implementing technology solutions that streamline work and improve the delivery of services.

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Job Seekers

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Talent Acquisition helps identify qualified candidates, and provides competent staff for departments and career opportunities for candidates.

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The Division of Human Resources is committed to attracting, retaining and developing a community of talented and diverse individuals. 

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The Management Tools page provides the resources required to effectively recruit, hire and manage qualified employees.  

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Kent State University cares about our employees and their families, that is why we offer more than just a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits to full-time faculty and staff members and their eligible dependents. Click on the benefits and compensation link below to learn more about KSU's total compensation. 

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