Human Resources


Welcome to Human Resources

Human Resources Mission:

The mission of Human Resources is to provide visionary leadership, innovation, and strategic high-quality services in support of Murray State University’s overall mission.  Human Resources is committed to providing a respectful, inclusive, and welcoming environment for all members of the University community and visitors. 

We are dedicated to ensuring strategic and fair recruiting practices to attract, retain, and develop a community of talented and diverse individuals.  The Human Resources staff is further committed to equitable compensation practices, consistent and fair treatment of employees, compliance with labor laws, and training and development programs that inspire employees in the pursuit of professional growth, thereby increasing job satisfaction, motivation, empowerment and employee retention. 

Human Resources will provide benefit programs that meet employee needs and will ensure that employees have access to accurate and complete information in order to make informed decisions.  We will promote wellness programs to encourage a healthier lifestyle for the mutual benefit of the employee and the University.

Future Employees

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Current Employees

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Serving you in HR

Meet the staff.
Campus address for Human Resources:
412 Sparks Hall, Murray, KY   42071-3312
Phone:  270-809-2146
Fax:  270-809-3464
And, we're social! Follow us on twitter at   @MurrayStateHR or find us on Facebook at /MurrayStateHR 

Murray State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, specialist, and doctorate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Murray State University. Normal inquiries such as admission requirements, financial aid, educational programs, etc., should be addressed directly to Murray State University.