Professional Development Programs

Providing opportunities for the professional development of all employees is a high priority for the University of Michigan. The University's Executive Officers adopted the Staff Development Philosophy in 1993 (

Human Resource Development (HRD) offers courses designed to build skills and knowledge important to the success of employees and their departments. For a complete listing of HRD's courses and other valuable services, please call 734-764-7410 or visit HRD's Website at HRD is conveniently located in the Administrative Services Building on the corner of Hoover and Greene streets.

HRD's website also provides information about training available from other departments in the University. Registration for courses from many departments is available through through HRD's website at