Helpful Links

Faculty and Staff at UMass Amherst
A comprehensive collection of helpful links related to Employment and Benefits, Unions, Health and Wellness, Transportation, Parking and Housing, Entertainment and Recreation, Computers and Phones, Campus Services and Faculty Resources such as Office of the Provost, the Center for Teaching, and more.

In addition to those listings, the following resources and services for faculty and staff are also available:

Atomic Learning
Atomic Learning is an online technology training and professional development tool. Scores of software applications are included.

Faculty Research Grant/Healey Endowment Grant
Encourages scholarly research and creative activities by pre-tenure members of the University faculty.

Instructional Media Lab
Academic Computing offers workshops for faculty, instructors, and teaching assistants that introduce technologies for teaching and research. Instructional Media Lab is happy to offer workshops for departments, groups, or instructors and TAs; one-on-one consultations are also available (call 545-2823 or email).

Labor/Management Workplace Education Program
A workplace education partnership at UMass Amherst offering quality, innovative training and education to the diverse employees/staff, including those with different linguistic and cultural backgrounds.

Office of Academic Planning and Assessment
Responsible for managing the strategic planning process in Academic Affairs, the academic program review and approval processes, and the campus's assessment program.

Office of Corporations and Foundations
Assists faculty and staff in acquiring funding from corporate and private foundation sources.

Office of Grants and Contracts Administration
Information related to Commercial Ventures & Intellectual Property, Grant & Contract Administration, Research Compliance, Research Development, Research Units & Facilities, and more.

Office of Institutional Research
The links on this page answer many frequently asked questions about the campus.

Office of Research & Engagement
Helps faculty, students and staff grow their research programs and furthers the campus's mutually beneficial engagement with public and private partners.

Personnel Information
Online forms related to personnel and retirement options.

A digital showcase of the research and scholarly output of members of the University of Massachusetts Amherst community.

UMass Policies and Contracts
Guidelines,and contracts

Workplace Learning and Development
Dedicated to promoting and supporting faculty, staff and organizational growth, development and empowerment through innovative high-quality workplace programs, resources and services.