2019 UHR Awards for Excellence in HR

 

Shortlist announcement

 

The winners of the 2019 UHR Awards for Excellence in HR will be announced at the UHR Conference in Manchester (21-24 May 2019). 

A key UHR aim is to enable HR innovation and learning from each other, and to build our professional skills base: these awards give a great opportunity to do this and to highlight creativity and success. We want to show the sector and the HR professionals beyond HE that our HR practitioners introduce cutting edge and impactful practices which enhance organisational culture and performance within UK universities.

We are delighted to be able to announce that the shortlisted institutions for the UHR Awards 2019 are:

 

Business effectiveness and organisational performance

For an initiative that has driven and demonstrably enhanced organisational performance and competitive advantage

University of Bradford

Lancaster University

Robert Gordon University

Staffordshire University

University of Sunderland

Learn more about the nominated institutions and projects in this category.

 

Organisational development and culture change

For an initiative that achieved transformational culture change or greater staff engagement, or involved collaborative work with another organisation, enabling the university effectively to meet future challenges and uncertainty.

Leeds Beckett University

University College, London

University of Northampton

Queen’s University, Belfast

Learn more about the nominated institutions and projects in this category.

 

Equality and diversity

For an initiative that improved equality or diversity in the organisation and brought demonstrable improvements to performance or engagement.

Anglia Ruskin University

Cardiff University

Keele University

Queen’s University, Belfast

University of Surrey

Learn more about the nominated institutions and projects in this category.

 

Exceptional HR

For our HR team of the year.

Edinburgh Napier University

University of Exeter

Imperial College

Leeds Trinity University

University of Westminster

Learn more about the nominated institutions and projects in this category.

 

Our award winners will be announced at the UHR Conference 2019 in Manchester, on the evening of Thursday 23 May.