Each area of the university is assigned a Human Resources Business Partner (HRBP) to assist the employees and leaders in their assigned areas to align with the business objectives of that particular area. Some common topics to discuss with your HRBP include department restructure, compensation concerns, creating a new position, policy questions, an employee resignation, employee promotion or transfer, managing performance, or training needs.
HRBP assignments are as follows:
Rebecca Reiling – Rebecca.Reiling@wichita.edu or ext. 6123
Academic Affairs – Colleges
Division of Diversity and Community Engagement
Lana Anthis – Lana.Anthis@wichita.edu or ext. 6166
Academic Affairs – Non-College Areas
Finance and Administration
WSU Alumni Association
Marcie Holsteen – Marcie.Holsteen@wichita.edu or ext. 5216
Research and Technology Transfer
Judy Espinoza – Judy.Espinoza@wichita.edu or ext. 3540
Sara McIntyre – Sara.McIntyre@wichita.edu or ext. 5615
Provides administrative support for all HRBP’s and can facilitate contact with the appropriate resource.
For all other HR related questions/issues – please use the following HR email boxes. The boxes are monitored by staff in the designated areas and you may expect a response within one business day. Contacting us by email allows us to track the types of questions and issues, along with the volume of each. This information will enable us to determine what gaps we have in self-service tools that will support our staff in a more efficient manner and be available to our staff when they want and need the information (not just when the HR office is open).
email@example.com – for any questions about timekeeping (access, set up, web-time entry, etc)
firstname.lastname@example.org – for any questions about compensation and/or benefits (retirement, health insurance, tuition assistance, EAP, Leaves (i.e. FMLA, worker’s compensation, shared leave, long term disability) or information on the Americans with Disability Act accommodations.
email@example.com – for any questions about employment at the University (PeopleAdmin support, questions about a search committee, applicant support)
firstname.lastname@example.org – for any questions about the UP (non-teaching) and USS annual evaluation process.
HR.OrganizationalDevelopment@wichita.edu - for any questions about talent development (training) or new employee orientation (for benefits-eligible employees).
email@example.com – for any questions about the processing of pay (payroll expenses charged to a department, questions about accuracy of pay, tax withholding, garnishments, direct deposit, payroll deductions, W2/1042S, Grad health insurance, taxable benefits, Summer double deductions for benefits).