Departmental Roles and Responsibilities

  • Development, implementation and interpretation of policies and programs
  • Negotiation of local agreements and compliance with local, state, and federal laws
  • Establishment and maintenance of a stable labor-relations environment
  • Coordination of programs including faculty, librarians, and professional staff retention and tenure, promotion and sabbatical leaves
  • Establishment and maintenance of accurate employee records and human resources information systems
  • Coordination of legal matters with the office of the Attorney General

 

Team Members

John Polding
Associate Vice President - Human Resources
Telephone Number: 973-720-2133
e-mail address: poldingj@wpunj.edu

 

Veronica Ruiz
Associate Director, Employee Relations
Telephone Number: (973) 720-3594
e-mail address: ruizv6@wpunj.edu