In supporting Queen's as the university for the future, the Department of Human Resources (HR) is committed to empowering people to achieve their best. We strive to create an inclusive environment where everyone belongs and has the opportunity to excel. Explore the site to learn more.

Our environment mirrors the educational experience that we offer our students - collaborative, inclusive, and accessible. Employees are encouraged to get involved in a wide variety of projects and initiatives across campus. We are a community that works together to create an environment where everyone has a full and enriching experience.

We are committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and encourage applications from individuals in equity seeking groups such as women, members of visible minorities and racialized groups, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, 2SLGBTQ+ persons, and other such persons who reflect the diversity of Canadian society.

Compelling Compensation

At Queen's, we offer compelling compensation program that attracts, retains, and rewards the performance of employees at all levels. 


Competitive Benefits

Queen's is pleased to provide competitive benefit plans designed with the health and well-being of our staff, faculty, and their families in mind. 


Learning and Development

Customized workshops, certificates, and programs are available to all employees as part of our ongoing commitment to professional development and continued learning.

Learning and Development

Health and Wellness

The health and wellness of our employees is our priority. We offer a variety of services and programming for all employees including through our Employee and Family Assistance Program.

Health and Wellness

Experience Queen's

Queen's is proud to offer a wide range of services, amenities, and opportunities across campus. Explore, engage, and experience the best of Queen's University.

Experience Queen's

Living in Kingston

Situated on traditional Anishinaabe and Haudenosaunee territory, Kingston offers an outstanding quality-of-life with excellent healthcare and municipal services, programs, and facilities.

Living in Kingston

Queen's Gazette

Stay informed and connected. 

A group of people protest against sexual assault and misogyny. Ehimetalor Akhere Unuabona/Unsplash

Sep 08, 2023

How students are developing solutions to the problem of campus sexual and gender-based violence

  The Conversation: Faculty and university staff at Queen's are embedding training to prevent gender-based and sexual violence into curricular goals of both arts and STEM classes.

Sep 07, 2023

Be a champion for the United Way

Department champions play an important role in increasing awareness within their department and/or faculty of the impact of donating to the United Way.

Photograph of Massimo Recupero and Mariah Keeling, Coordinators of the Orientation Roundtable

Sep 07, 2023

Students welcoming students

How do you help nearly 5,000 incoming undergraduate students join the Queen’s community each fall? Just ask the Orientation Roundtable.

Land Acknowledgement 

Let us acknowledge that Queen's is situated on traditional Anishinaabe and Haudenosaunee territory. We are grateful to be able to live, learn, play, and work on these lands and waterways.