Training & Development

Faculty & Staff Wellness Seminar Series

We value the health and well-being of our faculty and staff. Our goal is to support your efforts to live a healthy lifestyle on campus and at home. We invite you to participate in this year's wellness initiatives.

JU Running & Walking Team (Faculty/Staff)

Flyers with date/time/location will be distributed. All Runners/Walkers, from beginner to advanced are welcome!

Monthly Health & Wellness Seminar Series

Look for future campus emails with seminar date/time/location. Attend this seminar series to gain valuable insight on pertinent health and well-being topics.

Date ​Seminar Topic ​Presenter
April 29 ​Health Grocery Shopping on a Budget ​Florida Blue
​May 27 ​Valuing Diversity in the Workplace ​Health Advocate
​June 24 ​Time Management: How Do I Balance Multiple Priorities? ​Health Advocate
​July 29 ​Stress Management: Setting Boundaries ​Florida Blue
​August 26 ​Developing a Student-Focused Attitude ​Health Advocate
​September 30 ​Managing a Multi-Generational Workforce ​Health Advocate
​October 28 ​Learning the Basics: Portion Size and Control ​Florida Blue
​November 25 ​Diabetes ABC's ​Florida Blue

Contact Renee Smith rsmith55@ju.edu or E'Lisa Green egreen1@ju.edu in the Office of Human Resources to sign up for a wellness activity or suggest a new activity to add to the calendar.

Conducting Annual Performance Appraisals

This session is held in late May/June for all Managers, Supervisors and Directors who will be conducting performance appraisals with their employees. Topics covered in this session include how to write a performance appraisal, how to conduct a performance appraisal interview, and common issues that could occur while conducting performance appraisals.

Retirement Counseling

On a quarterly basis, financial advisors from TIAA-CREF visit Jacksonville University to conduct one-on-one counseling sessions with our employees. Do you have questions about your fund choices or what your options for retirement are? Look for announcements via JU News about specific dates and times. These sessions must be reserved in advance.

In addition, VALIC financial advisors are available for one-on-one counseling sessions. You can call 904-244-8160 to set up an appointment with either Michael Caira, CFA (Financial Advisor) or Michael Macke, CFP (Financial Planning Advisor).