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Office of Human Resources


It is the mission of the Office of Human Resources to foster a positive, caring, inclusive work environment where everyone is respected and valued.  Human Resources attracts, develops and retains top talent and delivers high quality services to support the strategic goals and overall mission of the University.

Our vision is to aspire to be the employer of choice reflecting a culture of inclusiveness, excellence, and exceptional talent.

 What's New

P‌lease join us in welcoming our new Senior Associate Vice Chancellor for Talent and Diversity, Angela Callahan!  

Angela brings deep and broad knowledge and experience across the human resources spectrum, with an uncommon ability to model and promote a culture of openness and inclusive participation within the university community. She will serve on the Chancellor’s Cabinet.

Angela currently owns PESSCE Unlimited, an executive coaching and business consulting practice focused on leadership coaching, transformational HR best practices, diversity and inclusion planning and training, organizational effectiveness and change management.

Prior to starting PESSCE Unlimited, she most recently worked as Senior Corporate Manager, Talent Development and Organizational Effectiveness, for the Raytheon Company. Before Raytheon, she worked as Director of Organizational Development, Learning and Diversity for Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston.

Her experience in higher education includes service as a Senior Organizational Development and Training Consultant with Vanderbilt University and Medical Center in Nashville. She has also served as an adjunct faculty member at Bristol Community College and Cape Cod Community College, and taught undergraduate and graduate courses in Human Resources and Human Capital Management for the University of Phoenix. She also served as lead faculty for On-site Training for the Continuing Education Division of The Apollo Group.

Angela joins the UMass Dartmouth team on Monday, July 2, 2018.

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The Office of Human Resources is located on the second floor of the Foster Administration Building, Room 202.  Our office is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm.  You can reach us by phone at 508.999.8060 or by email at