Applications for P&A professional development leaves are considered during spring semester for leaves to be taken the following summer, fall, or the next spring; and during fall semester for leaves to be taken the following spring, summer, or next fall.
Applications for P&A professional development leaves must describe the activities of the requested leave, including length and dates of the leave, location of leave activities, a timeline or agenda for the leave specifying what the applicant intends to achieve and at what point, and a statement describing the anticipated benefits to the individual and unit.
Application materials are due in CLA Human Resources by 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 26, 2009. Please submit one copy of the application form and all necessary attachments in electronic format. Send professional leave application materials as attachments in a single email to Rick Jacobson at email@example.com
Further information and complete application guidelines can be found on the CLA Human Resources intranet page: http://cla.umn.edu/intranet/hr/ProfessionalDevelopmentLeaves.php
Faculty/P&A Vacation Leave Reporting
Beginning with the March 2, 2009 pay period, vacation accrual and tracking for eligible faculty and P & A employees will be entered into the PeopleSoft (PS) system.
The vacation balances that Departments recently submitted to Toni Ziegler (firstname.lastname@example.org) will be the beginning balances that will be reflected in PeopleSoft on March 2. The current balance and usage will be reflected on the employees pay check beginning with the March 25 pay date.