Sam manages the Faculty’s Human Resources team. The HR team handle all matters relating to staff, including recruitment, induction, payroll, performance appraisals, probation, academic promotion, immigration, performance management, conflict resolution, team building and provide advice on HR policies and procedures.

Sam strives to build a positive and inclusive workplace that all employees are excited to belong to, and a supportive environment that enables all staff to perform to the best of their abilities.

Sam has been employed at UQ for approximately 13 years in various human resources roles. Sam has completed postgraduate studies in executive leadership, mediation and immigration and is a Certified Professional of the Australian Human Resources Institute and a Registered Migration Agent.

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