About Human Resources

Mission Statement

The mission of the Barnard College Human Resources Department is to support the advancement of Barnard’s goals, values and vision through staff recruitment and retention, training, benefits, compensation, and employee and labor relations.


Recruitment and Retention:

Support hiring managers in finding and keeping the best talent through efficient and compliant searches and, where appropriate, through promotion, job growth and reorganization.


Facilitate opportunities for development and professional growth through a variety of electronic, in-house and off-site training programs and a tuition assistance program.

Benefits and Compensation:

Ensure a competitive, compliant and fair total compensation package.

Employee and Labor Relations:

Foster positive relations and a productive, collegial working environment for all employee groups through fair employment policies and practice, and, where appropriate, the collective bargaining and mediation process.