Learning & Development

Welcome to Learning & Development! We are small and growing department housed under Staff Human Resources. Our new team is dedicated to addressing the technical and professional development needs of UC Santa Cruz employees. Stay tuned and don’t hesitate to reach out to learninganddevelopment@ucsc.edu with questions, concerns and requests for specific offerings.

Mission Statement

The objective of Learning and Development is to develop the competencies and to nurture the talents of UC Santa Cruz workforce. Our mission is to provide resources to enable employees to enhance success in their current roles as well as develop new skills to further career advancement.

As we continue to grow, we aspire to provide dynamic learning and growth opportunities, including skills building, career development and technical training.

Class Highlights

Here are just a few ongoing offerings by Learning & Development (L&D)!

 Emotional IntelligenceManagement Development Program

Facilitation Boot CampCareer Coaching

To learn more and register, please visit the UC Learning Center as well as our L&D Calendar for upcoming classes, workshops and events!

Staff Directory - Learning & Development Office

Mailstop: SHR
Area Code: 831
Location: Scotts Valley Center - 100 Enterprise Way
Adrienne Harrell Learning & Development Manager 459-2960 harrell@ucsc.edu
Marc Emile Johnston Learning & Development Coordinator 459-1216 mjohnst4@ucsc.edu
Michael Stephens Learning & Development Training Consultant 459-1269 michaelo@ucsc.edu
Jerusha Israel Learning & Development Student Assistant - jesisrae@ucsc.edu