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  • University Benefits

    Serving all University employees, focusing on long-range planning to help support YU's ability to attract, retain and serve an excellent faculty and staff, this team implements programs to help employees balance work and personal lives, and encourages wellness and prevention.

    Wilf Campus, Belfer Hall B16
    Fax: 212-960-0034

    Jane Gonzalez
    Director
    Wilf Campus, Belfer Hall B16
    Phone: 646-592-4337
    jane.gonzalez@yu.edu 

    Priscilla Greer
    Associate
    Wilf Campus, Belfer Hall B14
    Phone: 646-592-4338
    priscilla.greer@yu.edu  

    Zuhey Perallon
    Benefits Specialist
    Phone: 646-592-4339
    zuhey.perallon@yu.edu 

     

    University Compensation

    This function has a university-wide responsibility to support new compensation systems and processes, competitive salary positioning and policies, and to work to implement performance appraisal and development of new rewards structures.

    Wilf Campus, Belfer Hall B10/12

    Tanisha Riley
    Sr. Director HR Shared Services and Compensation
    Wilf Campus Belfer Hall
    Phone: 646-592-4548
    tanisha.riley@yu.edu  

    Employee Relations and Equity Compliance

    Employee Relations and Equity Compliance is an independent function to provide support of our diversity outreach efforts and oversight for all equal opportunity employment, compliance requirements, and reporting. This expanding role will include training to improve our search and recruitment efforts, creating a respectful workplace and valuing differences.

    Resnick Campus, Belfer Hall 208 
    Fax: 

    Renee Coker
    Director of Employee Relations & Equity Compliance Officer
    Phone: 646-592-4336
    renee.coker@yu.edu  

    Barbara Nielsen
    Assistant Director of Employee Relations and Equity Compliance
    Phone: 646-592-4567
    barbara.nielsen@yu.edu 

    HR Recruitment Services

    This team is charged with coordinating the entire recruitment cycle and supporting departments in the hiring and onboarding of new employees. Human Resources Services will also provide local support for HR inquiries and general employment related requests required by faculty and staff on all campuses.  

    Manhattan Campuses, Belfer Hall, 2495 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10033, Rooms 204-208
    Fax: 212-795-0834

    Karin Rosenthal 
    Director
    Wilf Campus
    Phone: 646-592-4557
    karin.rosenthal@yu.edu

    Sheri Young
    HR Representative  
    Phone: 212-960-5355
    sheri.young@einstein.yu.edu

    Christine Hennessey
    HR Coordinator  
    Phone: 212-960-5353
    christine.hennesey@yu.edu

    HR Technology/HRIS

    HR Technology focuses on focuses on implementing and leveraging technologies to support faculty and staff access to information, data, benefits and other programs. Its goals are to streamline and improve HR functions and processes and develop a comprehensive HR website. 

    HRIS reviews and applies all changes made to employee records. The changes include but are not limited to: new hires, rehires, leaves of absences, terminations, one time payments, special payments and labor changes.  The staff will assist in helping managers apply all employment changes.
     

    Wilf Campus, Belfer Hall B10/B12

    Fax: ****

    Tanisha Riley

    Sr. Director HR Shared Services & Compensation

    Belfer Hall B10
    Phone: 646-592-4548

    tanisha.riley@yu.edu 

    Christina Cruz-Mendez
    Associate Director of HR Technology and HRIS
    Wilf Campus, Belfer Hall 
    Phone: 646-592-4549
    christina.cruz-mendez@yu.edu


    Amanpreet Chadha
    HRIS Analyst
    646-592-4319
    amanpreet.chadha@yu.edu 


    Payroll Services

    The Payroll Services Department is comprised of two areas of specialization: Kronos Time and Attendance and Payroll processing.  The Kronos Timekeeping System is used to validate and approve employee timecards.  Payroll is responsible for the payment of all wages, tax withholdings and deductions that are on your pay statement.  The Payroll staff is available to answer questions regarding the Federal, State and Local withholding taxes, benefits, and deductions. 

    Wilf Campus, 500 West 185th Street, New York, NY 10033
    Belfer Hall Room B12

    Email Address: payrollservices@yu.edu

    Fax Number: 212-960-0887

    Effie D. Smith
    Director, Payroll Services
    646-592-4317
    effie.smith@yu.edu 
    Belfer Hall Room 112


    Kronos Time and Attendance:


    Kathleen Murray-Kelly
    Kronos Specialist
    646-592-4321
    kathleen.murray-kelly@yu.edu

    Payroll Staff

    Abiodun Osinowo
    Payroll Administrator
    646-592-4546
    abiodun.osinowo@yu.edu

    Edward Perry
    Senior Payroll Assistant
    646-592-4547
    edward.perry@yu.edu

     

    Anthony Cruz
    Payroll Analyst
    646-592-4318
    anthony.cruz@yu.edu

    Talent Development

    The Talent Development department provides program and individual support to the University community in the area of employee talent and career development.   Our goal is to support Yeshiva University's dedication to learning, teaching, research, and community by serving as a conduit to knowledge, information, services and expertise that empowers employee success.  Talent Development department provides:

    • Consulting services to leaders and managers 
    • Performance management training and support   
    • Talent development opportunities that enhance personal, professional and team growth 
    • Promotion of communication, teamwork and client service 

    Whatever our roles, and wherever we work, each of us supports the pursuit of knowledge and individual growth that symbolizes Yeshiva University.   To learn about our services and the opportunities for development available to you, please contact us at ERTDINFO@YU.EDU.  We hope you will come back often to learn about new programs and sponsored events.    

     

    Office of the CHRO

    Resnick Campus, Belfer 1209

    Fax: 718-430-8542

    Wilf Campus, 90 Laurel Hill Terrace 
    Fax: 212-795-0834

    Yvonne M. Ramirez
    Chief Human Resources Officer

     

    Jacqueline Scott
    Executive Assistant
    Phone: 718-430-2544
    jacqueline.scott@einstein.yu.edu

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500 West 185th Street
New York, NY 10033
212.960.5400

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