Human Resource Administration

Leadership on all human resource-related issues

80 Lower College Road, Kingston, RI 02881

urihr@ucs.uri.edu401.874.2416 - 401.874.5741 (fax)

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URI Employment Opportunities 

Vice President, Human Resources

Chief Information Officer


State of Rhode Island Employment Opportunities



Job Descriptions:

  • Non Classified – faculty, professional and executive / administrative staff, Research Staff
  • Classified – State of RI competitive Civil Service System and non-competitive classifications — primarily include  service/maintenance, dining, clerical/fiscal support,  nurses, and various technical/ para-professional staff

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New Employee Information:

Preferred Real Estate Services


URI has partnered with HireRight to conduct national pre-employment background screening for all new hires

New employees will receive an e-mail from Human Resources instructing them to sign in and provide pertinent information in order for HireRight to conduct a national background check. (The sign-on and password information will be provided in the e-mail.)

Once the new employee has signed on and provided the required information, HireRight will complete the background investigation and report back to Human Resources.

Employment is not final until Human Resources receives and approves a review of the background check.

Salary Pay Plans:




Immigration Employment Issues

For questions regarding Immigration/Naturalization, please contact Laura Kenerson (4-5271).


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