Welcome, Amherst Staff, to the new Staff Life webpages, a useful resource as we strive to further inform, engage and celebrate the College’s staff. Our goal is to continuously enhance a work environment that engages, attracts and retains a dedicated and talented staff. We hope you will partner with us in any way you can to help us achieve that objective.

Thank you.

Dina Levi
Director of Inclusive Leadership

Maria-Judith Rodriguez
Chief Human Resources Officer

Michael Stephens

Aerial view of campus showing the Mt Holyoke range in the distance

Employee Council

Elected by staff, the Employee Council provides avenues for staff to participate in policy making; promotes visibility; fosters a supportive work environment and more.

staff talking while seated at a long table at the employee recognition picnic

Inclusive Leadership

The Office of Inclusive Leadership leverages the diverse talents, experiences and perspectives of Amherst’s staff to build an inclusive work culture and more.

Michael Stephens, the Ombudsperson, welcomes an employee into his office

The Ombudsperson

The Amherst College ombudsperson, Michael Stephens, provides confidential workplace counseling to staff.

Yoga class at the Mead Art Museum

Wellness & Fitness Classes

Yoga, Tai Chi, Feldenkrais ATM, Pilates, PIYO, Zumba and more.