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Professional Development Support

Conferences, Seminars and Workshops

Jackson State University encourages its staff members to broaden their educational background and/or training by taking advantage of the resources offered by Staff Development and Talent Management Unit within the Department of Human Resources.   

Growth and development is an ongoing process for all levels of the University employees. The Professional Development training and workshops are designed to assist Jackson State University staff in creating wholistic experiences for our students by building valuable work skills and improve individual performance resulting in increased knowledge, quality service and enhancing productivity.

The Center is focused on in-house compliance, operations, and professional development training that fosters a service excellence that increases student retention, graduation, and success.

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About Human Resources

The role of the Division of Human Resources (HR) is to advance the overall mission of the University by providing quality support to the University for the following areas including, but not limited to:

Talent Acquisition
Salary and Benefits Administration
Employer and Employee Relations
Student Employment
Professional and Workforce Development
Policy and Procedures

The Division of Human Resources supports the University pillars of student centeredness, teamwork and collegiality, and the pursuit of excellence.  We are committed to excellence, honesty and integrity in all that we do and strive to build and maintain effective partnerships while promoting an environment in which human values and relationships are respected, diversity is supported, and people are recognized as our most valuable resource.



JSU Online Open Enrollment

Division of Human Resources


College of Business Suite #530
1400 J.R. Lynch Street
Jackson, MS 39217

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 17028
Jackson, MS 39217


Phone: (601)-979-2015
Fax: (601)979-9090