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Division of Human Resources

Our Role

The Office of Human Resources at Fisk University is responsible for the financial and planning aspects of the human resources function as well as the management of the labor relations, recruitment, retention strategy, employee relations, career development, and training activities for the University.

Our Vision

To create for our employees, faculty, students and community, a high energy learning and innovative organizational culture that embraces the spirit and tradition of Fisk University.

The Mission

It will be the mission of the Office of Human Resources to establish and promote an organizational culture and work environment which:

  • Provides quality human resource guidance, leadership, and direction
  • Enhances employee satisfaction
  • Provides superior service to our student population
  • Encourages a team focus
  • Promotes diversity by establishing plans, recruitment and retention strategies that support affirmative action and equal employment opportunity objectives
  • Stimulates productivity and profitability
  • Fosters strategic alignment between departments
  • Champions organizational learning and career development
  • Fulfills community responsibilities

Location

Erastus Milo Cravath Hall          Suite 111
Fisk University
1000 17th Ave. N.
Nashville, TN 37208 

 Contact

Merdis Buckley
Human Resources Director
Office: 615.329.8712                  Fax: 615.329.8587

Denise Ragland
Employment Coordinator
Office: 615.329.8718
Fax: 615.329.8587

Thedric Brackett
Benefits and Compliance Coordinator
Office: 615.329.8719
Fax: 615.329.8587


For HR-related matters, please email 

For Benefits-related matters, please email 

For Wellness-related matters, please email 

For Fisk Employee time management portal, please visit www.paycom.com