The Mission of the Office of Organizational and Professional Development is to foster an organizational learning environment that contributes to the effectiveness of Rice employees and teams and provides them with the support, skills, and information necessary to lead and perform with excellence.
Our Vision is to be the resource to develop world class staff, who are empowered, have impact & cultivate a CAREER AT RICE. We do this by offering high quality instruction, collaborative learning experiences and access to ongoing development opportunities and resources.
What We Do…
Provide access and resources to get employees fully functioning in their jobs
- Provide Training and Professional Development by designing and delivering high-quality, accessible training and collaborative learning experiences for development
- Develop and provide Resources to support staff and supervisors to perform and lead with excellence
- Identify strategies and solutions through Organizational Development services and interventions
- Empower employees to reach professional development goals and cultivate a career at Rice University
How We Do It…
We make resources and learning opportunities available, and work to ensure they lead to results and enhanced performance, through a 3-part model:
- Curate Content
- Cultivate Collaboration
- Provide Instruction