Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Associate Vice-President Human Resources & Planning

Welcome to Thompson Rivers University. We acknowledge and give honour to the Secwepemc, upon whose traditional lands Thompson Rivers University is located.

When you work at TRU, you become part of a diverse and welcoming community of more than 1,200 full-time and part-time faculty and staff, in a campus setting that offers you and your family access to all of its social, cultural and athletic amenities. Our university boasts garden and natural areas, trails, green spaces and an overall environment that promotes engagement and healthful work life alternatives.

This office is dedicated to continuing to build upon and support a culture of respect, optimism and enthusiasm for a bright future. Our office provides leadership and strategic guidance for:

We have knowledgeable, friendly and supportive staff eager to work with you. Please drop by, e-mail or phone us for any questions or assistance you may need.

Human resources and planning initiatives

Diversity and Inclusion

It is important to Thompson Rivers University that we have a diverse workforce and that we provide equal employment opportunities for members protected under the Employment Equity Act and members of gender and sexual minority groups.

Respectful Workplace

It is important that all members of our TRU community feel confident and safe in the respectful expression of their unique opinions and perspectives.

Space Planning and Allocation

Our office is responsible for the effective and efficient use of the limited number of office and classroom spaces on campus. We invite you to follow the process outlined on this site and submit your documents to allow the Space Committee to align your operational requirements with the space available on campus.

TRUly United Campaign

The TRUly United Campaign at TRU raises money for student scholarships, bursaries and local non-profit organizations. It's TRUly amazing how our university continues to raise more money to help more people each October through this campaign. Watch for details of the 2017 campaign soon.