The Staff Development unit of the Department of Human Resources, located in the Burkhouse Staff Development Center, is available to assist you in reaching your career goals at Miami University.
Opportunities are available to each staff member to enhance their job-related talents, knowledge, and skills. Miami University actively supports participation in learning opportunities as part of the University’s culture of continuous learning.
The Burkhouse Staff Development Center offers resources and learning opportunities for individual growth, job enrichment, and preparation for potential job development.
Becky Dysart, Director of Staff Development
Kerri Dabbs, Senior Human Resources Generalist
Brenda Curry, Senior Human Resources Generalist
Rachael Rude, Senior Personnel Technician
Kristin Taylor, Senior Personnel Technician
Miami Lean Leader Certification Program
The purpose of the Lean Leader Certification is intended to provide staff with knowledge to create a sustainable lean environment. Lean leaders are provided with the opportunity develop a solid foundation of lean principles that enables them with the tools to share lean methodologies and expertise with their home department and others as the lean culture continues to grow.