Human Resources


The Human Resources office serves as a strategic partner and resource in the areas of recruitment, employment, benefits and wellness, training and development, performance management, employee recognition and retention, and risk management.


Career Opportunities 

Great things are happening at Dominican! Come join our team of faculty and staff who are devoted to teaching, research, student support and advancing the mission of the University.

(Internal applicants: Also apply here.)

View and apply to open positions


  • Employee Benefits
    Dominican offers a robust benefits package for eligible faculty, staff and their families.
  • Retirement Benefits
    Upon hire, employees may contribute to Dominican’s retirement plan through TIAA-CREF. 
  • Tuition Benefits
    After six months of service, eligible employees, spouses/domestic partners, and dependents are eligible for tuition waiver for Dominican courses.

Learn more about Dominican benefits 


Equity and Inclusion 

Dominican actively promotes an institutional culture that practices equity and inclusion. We strongly encourage applications from members of all under-represented groups in higher education. Read Dominican’s Diversity Declaration as well as initiatives from the proud partnership between the Office of Diversity and Equity, Human Resources, and the Dominican community.

Human Resources Policies 

Dominican strives through its policies to provide all employees with a safe, positive and welcoming environment. Read Dominican's human resources policies to learn more.


Human Resources Leadership

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Casey Halcro

Director of Human Resources

Contact Information

Meet our Team

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Casey Halcro

Director of Human Resources
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Betty Chen, MBA

Senior Human Resources Manager
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Estefania LaBranche

Human Resources Generalist
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Vanessa Vega, MBA

Human Resources Manager
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Shanice Whittaker, MBA

Associate Director for Human Resources