In support of the Human Resources mission and in alignment with anti-racism principles, Leadership and Organizational Engagement fosters community and leads change by providing equitable access to news, tools, programs and benefits that support personal growth, professional development and organizational wellness so that every employee can develop meaningful relationships and realize their full potential.

Resources for MSU Denver Employees

Professional Leadership Development

Professional Leadership Development offered by the Leadership and Organizational Engagement team provides various offerings that meet the needs of all employees (all faculty, staff, and student-employees) and leader-levels, and supports Pillar V of our MSU Denver 2030 Strategic Plan

“MSU Denver will continue to improve compensation, benefits, professional development, and our infrastructure backbone, while becoming a more representative workplace and enhancing our inclusive leadership environment – allowing leaders to lead from all levels of the University.”​​​​​​​

All programs and resources are grounded in our MSU Denver core CADRE values and are aligned to our MSU Denver mission and vision. We invest in our people as we work together to be in service to our students.  

Programs and Workshops

For more information about programs and workshops, please visit our Programs SharePoint site.

On-demand Learning Resources

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning is an on-demand library of instructional videos covering the latest business, technology and creative skills. It provides personalized course recommendations and is designed to help you achieve your full potential.

Academic Impressions

MSU Denver has partnered with Academic Impressions (AI) to offer training and professional development specific to higher education, rooted in practical application and delivered by vetted experts. The topics are needs driven and based on research with practitioners in the field. All employees at MSU Denver have free access to most of their live and recorded webcasts.

LinkedIn Learning and Academic Impressions

If you are a current employee looking for information about our LinkedIn Learning or Academic Impressions memberships, visit the Learning page on our SharePoint site. This site is public and accessible to anyone with MSU Denver login credentials (email and password).

Coaching Services

Interested in receiving coaching?

Are you an MSU Denver employee who is looking for professional coaching from our Leadership and Organizational Engagement team? You may request coaching services by submitting our customized request form. Please note, individual coaching is not always available and is not intended to replace our well-designed leadership development workshops. In many cases you will be better-served by participating in these workshops or utilizing other resources found on our Leadership and Organizational Engagement SharePoint site.

If you are looking for information on external executive coaches? Please visit our Executive Coaches SharePoint page.

Our SharePoint sites are accessible to anyone with MSU Denver login credentials (email and password).

Employee Engagement

University Engagement, Recognition, and Belonging

Employee Engagement Metrics

According to the MSU Denver University-wide engagement survey:

  • 84% of employees are engaged (feel valued, would recommend MSU as a good place to work, take pride in their work).
  • 85% report they have an effective leader.

We are proud to recognize and celebrate our community through various events, such as the annual Roadrunners who Soar celebration.

The diversity of faculty, staff and students provides a rich working and learning environment where we strive to ensure that all are valued and belong, as is represented in our Employee Affinity Groups.

Additional Opportunities for MSU Denver Employees

Visit the MSU Denver Department of Human Resources SharePoint page to learn more about the Employee Tuition Benefit for benefits-eligible faculty and staff.

Employee Tuition Benefit

Do you have questions for the Leadership and Organizational Engagement Team?

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