HR Contacts by Faculty/ Unit


An HR Services Partner, and HR Advisors (MaPS/Support Staff and Academic) is assigned to each Faculty and Unit to provide HR Services (Strategic, Decision Support and Transactional) and are available to answer your specific questions.

Similarly a Talent Acquisition Advisor (Recruiter) is assigned to each Faculty and Unit to provide recruitment and selection support.

Roles on the Human Resources Team

The roles of the HR team are defined below in order to assist you with determining who to direct your inquiry to.


HR Partner

  • Oversee end-to-end service delivery of all HR programs, policies, systems and services for academic, operational and support staff
  • Provide senior level strategic decision support to Deans, AVPs, Directors and Senior Manager level positions on all complex HR related matters
  • Participate on Faculty/Unit Leadership Team to contribute HR perspective to business plans, decisions and organizational changes
  • Understand Faculty/Unit’s business strategy, operational plans, financials, history and culture to inform, influence, engage and operationalize HR programs and solutions
  • Broker relationship between the Faculty/Unit and HR to evaluate and secure specialized resources and services from the COE’s
  • Identify organizational development needs
  • Understand and oversee the Academic merit/tenure/promotion processes to provide advice and support to Academic Advisors and Senior Leadership
  • Maintain customer satisfaction and identify performance gaps, emerging trends and recommend solutions for considerations

HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

  • Provide HR consulting/advisory support to managers and employees on routine to complex HR related matters
  • Coordinate operational aspects of HR programs and processes to ensure effective planning and coordinating
  • Collaborate with Staff Wellness to support the disability management process including return to work and facilitation of accommodation
  • Support managers with performance management process for AUPE and MaPS
  • Support and advise managers on job classification, compensation, recruitment and selection activities
  • Consult and advise on interpretation and application of Collective Agreement(s), T&C’s, legislation, and University academic policies, programs, procedures and systems

HR Advisor (Academic)

  • Specialize in HR matters regarding academic staff, graduate assistants and postdoctoral scholars/fellows
  • Provide critical analysis, recommendations and solutions to Deans, Senior Leadership team and Department Heads
  • Provide advice and support on the recruitment and selection activities and compensation processes and practices for academic staff
  • Manage the procedures for academic appointments and oversee the performance management process for these appointments
  • Manage the tenure, promotion, transfer between ranks and assessment (merit) procedures
  • Support academic leave processes
  • Consult and advise on interpretation and application of Collective Agreement and University academic policies, programs, procedures and systems

Talent Acquisition Advisor (Recruiter)

  • Provide guidance and support to hiring managers with all aspects of recruiting and hiring employees, including Job Opening Request (JOR) forms, job posting, candidate review and selection, offer letters, and hiring
  • Produce job postings for UCalgary careers site and generate formal offer letters 
  • Assist with the development of screening criteria and selection guides when needed
  • Work with Talent Acquisition COE to provide training and recruitment strategies

HR Contacts by Faculty/Unit

  1. HR Partner

    Kathy Sieben 

    Phone: 403.220.8338

    Email: ksieben@ucalgary.ca

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Andrew Jarvis

    Phone: 403.220.8883

    Email: andrew.jarvis@ucalgary.ca

    Anam Shaikh (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.6168

    Email: anam.shaikh@ucalgary.ca

  3. HR Advisors (Academic)

    Katelynn Bates

    Phone: 403.220.5288

    Email: kebates@ucalgary.ca

    Catherine Lucas

    Phone: 403.210.6118

    Email: c.lucas@ucalgary.ca  

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisor 

    Rita Huisman

    Phone: 403.282.6980

    Email: rita.huisman@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Elena Samoilova

    Phone: 403.210.7250

    Email: esamoilo@ucalgary.ca

    Anessa Krysko (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.210.7250

    Email: anessa.krysko@ucalgary.ca

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Kathryn Keresztesi

    Phone: 403.220.6590

    Email: kmkeresz@ucalgary.ca 

  3. HR Advisors (Academic)

    Sheryse Minvielle

    Phone: 403.210.6886

    Email: sheryse.minvielle@ucalgary.ca

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Rita Huisman

    Phone: 403.282.6980

    Email: rita.huisman@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Shannon McCarthy

    Phone: 403.220.6215

    Email: shannon.mccarthy1@ucalgary.ca

    Renee Metcalfe (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.3338

    Email: rdmetcal@ucalgary.ca

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Stephanie Jones

    Phone: 403.220.4587

    Email: stephanie.jones1@ucalgary.ca

    Marina Racetin

    Phone: 403.210.6688

    Email: marina.racetin@ucalgary.ca

  3. HR Advisors (Academic)

    Marivic Cariaga

    Phone: 403.220.5661

    Email: marivic.cariaga@ucalgary.ca

    Nichelle Anstey (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.5661

    Email: nichelle.anstey@ucalgary.ca

    Kristy Potter

    Phone: 403.220.4246

    Email: kpotter@ucalgary.ca

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Charlene Wrona

    Phone: 403.220.4264

    Email: wrona@ucalgary.ca

    Jennifer Wong

    Phone: 403.220.5169

    Email: jeng@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Jennifer Younggren

    Phone: 403.220.3838

    Email: jayoungg@ucalgary.ca

    Sarah Kempin (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.5019

    Email: skempin@ucalgary.ca

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    VACANT 

    Phone: 

    Email:

  1. HR Partner

    Marianne Furdievich

    Phone: 403.220.2671

    Email: marianne.furdievich@ucalgary.ca

     

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Katarina Zivkov

    Phone: 403.220.6195

    Email: kzivkov@ucalgary.ca

  3. HR Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Rhonda Yacey

    Phone: 403.220.2527

    Email: ryacey@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Kerry Solo 

    Phone: 403.220.5616

    Email: kerry.solo@ucalgary.ca

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Kelsey Buck (temporary coverage)

    Phone:403.220.8168

    Email: kelsey.buck@ucalgary.ca

    Kimberly Wilkinson (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.210.8659

    Email: kimberly.wilkinson@ucalgary.ca

  3. HR Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Rhonda Yacey

    Phone: 403.220.2527

    Email: ryacey@ucalgary.ca

     

     

  1. HR Partner

    Sara Semenyaka

    Phone: 403-220-4029

    Email: sara.semenyaka@ucalgary.ca

     

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Kelsey Buck

    Phone:403.220.8168

    Email: kelsey.buck@ucalgary.ca

    Lindsay Whittaker (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.8168

    Email: lindsay.whittaker1@ucalgary.ca

  3. HR Advisor (Academic)

    Jenny De Los Santos

    Phone: 403.220.5985

    Email: jdeloss@ucalgary.ca

    Chelsea Sterling (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.5985

    Email: chelsea.sterling@ucalgary.ca

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisors

    Aimie Saito 

    Phone: 403.220.6228

    Email: asaito@ucalgary.ca

     

     

  1. HR Partner

    Sarah D'Alton

    Phone: 403.220.8898

    Email: sarah.dalton2@ucalgary.ca

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff & Academic)

    Jeanelle d'Eon

    Phone: 403.220.5197

    Email: jeanelle.deon@ucalgary.ca

     

  3. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Jenny Ta  

    Phone: 403.220.3419

    Email: jenny.ta@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Jennifer Younggren

    Phone: 403.220.3838

    Email: jayoungg@ucalgary.ca

    Sarah Kempin (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.5019

    Email: skempin@ucalgary.ca

     

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    VACANT

    Phone: 

    Email:

  3. HR Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Rita Huisman

    Phone: 403.220.8052

    Email: rita.huisman@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Kerry Solo

    Phone: 403.220.5616

    Email: kerry.solo@ucalgary.ca

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Kelsey Buck (temporary coverage)

    Phone:403.220.8168

    Email: kelsey.buck@ucalgary.ca

    Kimberly Wilkinson (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.210.8659

    Email: kimberly.wilkinson@ucalgary.ca

  3. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Aimie Saito

    Phone: 403.220.6228

    Email: asaito@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Julie Corrigan

    Phone: 403.220.2897

    Email: julie.corrigan@ucalgary.ca

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Claire Grey

    Phone: 403.220.2864

    Email: cgrey@ucalgary.ca

  3. HR Advisors (Academic)

    Catherine Lucas

    Phone: 403.210.6118

    Email: c.lucas@ucalgary.ca

     

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisors

    Jenny Ta 

    Phone: 403.220.3419

    Email: jenny.ta@ucalgary.ca

     

  1. HR Partner

    Elena Samoilova

    Phone: 403.210.7250

    Email: esamoilo@ucalgary.ca

     

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Kathryn Keresztesi

    Phone: 403.220.6590

    Email: kmkeresz@ucalgary.ca

  3. HR Advisors (Academic)

    Catherine Lucas

    Phone: 403.210.6118

    Email: c.lucas@ucalgary.ca

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Rita Huisman

    Phone: 403.220.8052

    Email: rita.huisman@ucalgary.ca

     

  1. HR Partner

    Jennifer Younggren

    Phone: 403.220.3838

    Email: jayoungg@ucalgary.ca

    Sarah Kempin (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.5019

    Email: skempin@ucalgary.ca

     

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    VACANT

    Phone: 

    Email:

  3. HR Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Lauren Remple

    Phone: 403.220.4259

    Email: lauren.remple@ucalgary.ca

     

  1. HR Partner

    Sara Semenyaka

    Phone: 403-220-4029

    Email: sara.semenyaka@ucalgary.ca

     

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Kelsey Buck

    Phone:403.220.8168

    Email: kelsey.buck@ucalgary.ca

    Lindsay Whittaker (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.8168

    Email: lindsay.whittaker1@ucalgary.ca

  3. HR Advisors (Academic)

    Jenny De Los Santos

    Phone: 403.220.5985

    Email: jdeloss@ucalgary.ca

    Chelsea Sterling (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.5985

    Email: chelsea.sterling@ucalgary.ca

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Aimie Saito 

    Phone: 403.220.6228

    Email: asaito@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Sarah D'Alton

    Phone: 403.220.8898

    Email: sarah.dalton2@ucalgary.ca

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff & Academic)

    Jeanelle d'Eon

    Phone: 403.220.5197

    Email: jeanelle.deon@ucalgary.ca

     

  3. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Jenny Ta  

    Phone: 403.220.3419

    Email: jenny.ta@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Jennifer Younggren

    Phone: 403.220.3838

    Email: jayoungg@ucalgary.ca

    Sarah Kempin (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.5019

    Email: skempin@ucalgary.ca

     

     

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    VACANT

    Phone: 

    Email:

  3. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Lauren Remple

    Phone: 403.220.4259

    Email: lauren.remple@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Jennifer Younggren

    Phone: 403.220.3838

    Email: jayoungg@ucalgary.ca

    Sarah Kempin (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.5019

    Email: skempin@ucalgary.ca

     

     

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    VACANT

    Phone: 

    Email:

  3. HR Advisor (Academic)

    Joan Anderson

    Phone: 403.210.6221

    Email: joanders@ucalgary.ca

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Lauren Remple

    Phone: 403.220.4259

    Email: lauren.remple@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Jennifer Younggren

    Phone: 403.220.3838

    Email: jayoungg@ucalgary.ca

    Sarah Kempin (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.5019

    Email: skempin@ucalgary.ca

     

     

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    VACANT

    Phone: 

    Email:

  3. HR Advisor (Academic)

    Joan Anderson

    Phone: 403.210.6221

    Email: joanders@ucalgary.ca

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Lauren Remple

    Phone: 403.220.4259

    Email: lauren.remple@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Scott Tarabula

    Phone: 974.6691.1808 

    Email: starabul@ucalgary.ca

     

  2. HR Advisor

    Priya Praveen

    Email: ppraveen@ucalgary.ca

     

  3. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Rita Huisman

    Phone: 403.220.8052

    Email: rita.huisman@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Kerry Solo 

    Phone: 403.220.5616

    Email: kerry.solo@ucalgary.ca

     

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Kelsey Buck (temporary coverage)

    Phone:403.220.8168

    Email: kelsey.buck@ucalgary.ca

    Kimberly Wilkinson (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.210.8659

    Email: kimberly.wilkinson@ucalgary.ca

  3. HR Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Rhonda Yacey

    Phone: 403.220.2527

    Email: ryacey@ucalgary.ca

     

  1. HR Partner

    Michel Redden

    Phone: 403.220.5424

    Email: michel.redden@ucalgary.ca

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Andrew Jarvis

    Phone: 403.220.8883

    Email: andrew.jarvis@ucalgary.ca

     

  3. HR Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Aimie Saito 

    Phone: 403.220.6228

    Email: asaito@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Kathy Sieben 

    Phone: 403.220.8338

    Email: ksieben@ucalgary.ca

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Andrew Jarvis

    Phone: 403.220.8883

    Email: andrew.jarvis@ucalgary.ca

    Anam Shaikh (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.6168

    Email: anam.shaikh@ucalgary.ca

     

  3. HR Advisors (Academic)

    Sheryse Minvielle

    Phone: 403.210.6886

    Email: sheryse.minvielle@ucalgary.ca

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Jenny Ta  

    Phone: 403.220.3419

    Email: jenny.ta@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Kathy Sieben 

    Phone: 403.220.8338

    Email: ksieben@ucalgary.ca

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Andrew Jarvis

    Phone: 403.220.8883

    Email: andrew.jarvis@ucalgary.ca

    Anam Shaikh (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.6168

    Email: anam.shaikh@ucalgary.ca

     

  3. HR Advisors (Academic)

    Katelynn Bates

    Phone: 403.220.5288

    Email: kebates@ucalgary.ca

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisors

    Jenny Ta  

    Phone: 403.220.3419

    Email: jenny.ta@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Elena Samoilova

    Phone: 403.210.7250

    Email: esamoilo@ucalgary.ca

     

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Kathryn Keresztesi

    Phone: 403.220.6590

    Email: kmkeresz@ucalgary.ca

  3. HR Advisors (Academic)

    Sheryse Minvielle

    Phone: 403.210.6886

    Email: sheryse.minvielle@ucalgary.ca

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Rita Huisman 

    Phone: 403.220.8052

    Email: rita.huisman@ucalgary.ca

     

  1. HR Partner

    Sara Semenyaka

    Phone: 403-220-4029

    Email: sara.semenyaka@ucalgary.ca

     

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Kelsey Buck

    Phone:403.220.8168

    Email: kelsey.buck@ucalgary.ca

    Lindsay Whittaker (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.8168

    Email: lindsay.whittaker1@ucalgary.ca

  3. HR Advisors (Academic)

    Jenny De Los Santos

    Phone: 403.220.5985

    Email: jdeloss@ucalgary.ca

    Chelsea Sterling (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.5985

    Email: chelsea.sterling@ucalgary.ca

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Aimie Saito 

    Phone: 403.220.6228

    Email: asaito@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Michel Redden

    Phone: 403.220.5424

    Email: michel.redden@ucalgary.ca

     

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Andrew Jarvis

    Phone: 403.220.8883

    Email: andrew.jarvis@ucalgary.ca

  3. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Aimie Saito

    Phone: 403.220.6228

    Email: asaito@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Julie Corrigan

    Phone: 403.220.2897

    Email: julie.corrigan@ucalgary.ca

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Claire Grey

    Phone: 403.220.2864

    Email: cgrey@ucalgary.ca

  3. HR Advisors (Academic)

    Catherine Lucas

    Phone: 403.210.6118

    Email: c.lucas@ucalgary.ca

     

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Rita Huisman 

    Phone: 403.220.8052

    Email: rita.huisman@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Julie Corrigan

    Phone: 403.220.2897

    Email: julie.corrigan@ucalgary.ca

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Claire Grey

    Phone: 403.220.2864

    Email: cgrey@ucalgary.ca

  3. HR Advisors (Academic)

    Catherine Lucas

    Phone: 403.210.6118

    Email: c.lucas@ucalgary.ca

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Jenny Ta

    Phone: 403.220.3419

    Email: jenny.ta@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Kerry Solo

    Phone: 403.220.5616

    Email: kerry.solo@ucalgary.ca

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Kelsey Buck (temporary coverage)

    Phone:403.220.8168

    Email: kelsey.buck@ucalgary.ca

    Kimberly Wilkinson (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.210.8659

    Email: kimberly.wilkinson@ucalgary.ca

  3. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Rhonda Yacey

    Phone: 403.220.2527

    Email: ryacey@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Jennifer Younggren

    Phone: 403.220.3838

    Email: jayoungg@ucalgary.ca

    Sarah Kempin (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.5019

    Email: skempin@ucalgary.ca

     

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    VACANT

    Phone: 

    Email:

  3. HR Advisors (Academic)

    Joan Anderson

    Phone: 403.210.6221

    Email: joanders@ucalgary.ca

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Lauren Remple

    Phone: 403.220.4259

    Email: lauren.remple@ucalgary.ca

     

  1. HR Partner

    Shannon McCarthy

    Phone: 403.220.6215

    Email: shannon.mccarthy1@ucalgary.ca

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Stephanie Jones 

    Phone: 403.220.4587

    Email: stephanie.jones1@ucalgary.ca

  3. HR Advisors (Academic)

    Joan Anderson

    Phone: 403.210.6221

    Email: joanders@ucalgary.ca

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Aimie Saito 

    Phone: 403.220.6228

    Email: asaito@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Michel Redden

    Phone: 403.220.5424

    Email: michel.redden@ucalgary.ca

     

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Andrew Jarvis

    Phone: 403.220.8883

    Email: andrew.jarvis@ucalgary.ca

  3. Talent Acquisition

    Lauren Remple

    Phone: 403.220.4259

    Email: lauren.remple@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Jennifer Younggren

    Phone: 403.220.3838

    Email: jayoungg@ucalgary.ca

    Sarah Kempin (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.220.5019

    Email: skempin@ucalgary.ca

     

     

     

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    VACANT

    Phone: 

    Email:

  3. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Lauren Remple

    Phone: 403.220.4259

    Email: lauren.remple@ucalgary.ca

  1. HR Partner

    Michel Redden

    Phone: 403.220.5424

    Email: michel.redden@ucalgary.ca

     

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff)

    Neelam Hallan

    Phone: 403.220.5817

    Email: neelam.hallan1@ucalgary.ca

    Natalia Babanova (maternity leave)

    Phone: 403.210.8659

    Email: nbabanov@ucalgary.ca

  3. HR Advisors (Academic)

    Joan Anderson

    Phone: 403.210.6221

    Email: joanders@ucalgary.ca

  4. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Lauren Remple

    Phone: 403.220.4259

    Email: lauren.remple@ucalgary.ca

     

  1. HR Partner

    Sarah D’Alton

    Phone: 403.220.8898

    Email: sarah.dalton2@ucalgary.ca

  2. HR Advisor (MaPS/Support Staff & Academic)

    Jeanelle D'Eon

    Phone: 403.220.5197

    Email: jeanelle.deon@ucalgary.ca

     

  3. Talent Acquisition Advisor

    Jenny Ta  

    Phone: 403.220.3419

    Email: jenny.ta@ucalgary.ca