Welcome WashU managers! Here you can find training and resources to help you lead and cultivate an enriching employee experience.

Welcome New Managers!

WashU Manager Orientation
Complete your required Learn@Work orientation training within your first 90 days at WashU.

Workday’s Manager Training Guide
Manager-specific step-by-step tutorials, reference guides and eLearnings to familiarize yourself with Workday, WashU’s human resources and financial administration system.

Onboarding New Employees

As of March 30, 2023, we are excited to announce the return of in-person New Employee Orientation (NEO) for newly hired staff!

Manager Help & Resources for Onboarding Staff
Learn more about orientation and compliance training that needs to be done within 30 days of the start date.

Learn more about onboarding in the Welcome to WashU Hub.


The Manager’s Resource

Read The Manager’s Resource, a newsletter created for WashU supervisors that includes actionable items and updates to help your team thrive, professionally and personally.

Hiring Resources

Executive Search Services

WashU’s executive search services team supports search committees by bringing executive search industry best practices to high-level/high impact openings assuring a well-qualified diverse slate of candidates.  With more than 50 years of combined health care and academic search experience, the team has previously served in leadership roles for leading executive search firms before establishing the in-house service more than 10 years ago. 

Contact Mark Prosperi
Executive Director of Talent Management and Executive Search

Leadership Tools

Applied Leadership

WashU’s highly experienced Applied Leadership team is dedicated to assessing, researching, designing, delivering, and evaluating support for WashU leadership.  We work on strategic planning and implementation, leadership coaching and development, individual and team assessments, team culture change, change management, performance improvement, and retreat planning and facilitation. 

Contact Applied Leadership

Additional Supervisor Resources

Your Role as a Leader – Taking Care of Your Employees