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Employee Relations

Resources for Displaced Employees

UK Career Employment

Contact UK Career Employment for questions and guidance regarding applying for positions at the University. Sharon Bruce, Employment Specialist, (859) 257-9758, Sharon.bruce@uky.edu

UK Employee Benefits

Contact Employee Benefits for more information regarding COBRA benefits continuation, retirement benefits or voluntary benefits. Benefits Office: (859) 257-9519, option 3, benefits@email.uky.edu

For more information regarding retirement savings, contact one or both UK retirement plan carriers: Fidelity Investments, 800-343-0860, TIAA-CREF, 800-842-2776

UK Work+Life Connections Counseling Resources

Contact Work+Life Connections for personalized support and counseling: Ann Bassoni, Work+Life Connections Coordinator, (859) 218-0461, ann.bassoni@uky.edu. For additional resources, visit the UK Office of Work-Life online.

UK Training & Development and Career Development

Employees affected by position elimination may take advantage of instructor-led and online training opportunities, as well as Career Development counseling, through the end of their official separation – and in some circumstances beyond that date.

Career Development: For information on resources or to request a consultation with our career advisor, visit the Career Development page. You may also contact us by phone or e-mail: Diane Kohler, Career Development Program Manager, (859) 257-9416, CareerDevelopment@uky.edu 

Training & Development: For information about classes visit this page. For questions about classes, contact: Deb Graham, Senior Training Specialist, (859) 257-9427, deb.graham@uky.edu

UK Unemployment Office

Contact our Unemployment office with any questions about unemployment benefits. Jeaune Hadl, Unemployment Manager, (859) 257-9189, jeaune.hadl@uky.edu