Paul Papierski

Paul Papierski is currently the Manager of  Workplace Learning and Development.  He brings an extensive background in employee and manager development, performance improvement, coaching employees and facilitating programs to his role. He has worked in the Learning and Development space for over 18 years.

Before joing the University of Massachusetts, he previously worked in a large national nonprofit as well as various Massachusetts municipalities and state agencies during the course of his career. He holds a MA in International and Intercultural Management with a Human Resource Management focus.

He recently earned a Certificate in Wholebeing Positive Psychology, by completing a seven month in-depth program exploring the science and direct application of wholebeing positive psychology in the workplace and followed this up with a Chief Happiness Officer Certification from Florida International University. 

He’ll add these credentials to his Associate Certified Coach (ACC) credential from the International Coach Federation, the SHRM-Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) credential from the Society for Human Resource Management and Myers Brigg Type Indicator® certified practitioner. 

In his spare time, you can find him hiking and walking the wooded trails in New England and visiting the ocean whenever he gets a chance.

 

Instructor Courses:

Title Date
Building Resilience and Mindfulness (Via Zoom) Wednesday, October 27, 2021
Building Resilience and Mindfulness (Via Zoom) Wednesday, November 10, 2021
Challenges of Managing in an Ever-Changing Environment: Session 1 (Via Zoom) Thursday, September 24, 2020
Challenges of Managing in an Ever-Changing Environment: Session 2 (Via Zoom) Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Challenges of Managing in an Ever-Changing Environment: Session 3 (Via Zoom) Thursday, November 12, 2020
Challenges of Managing in an Ever-Changing Environment: Session 4 (Via Zoom) Thursday, December 10, 2020
Effective Supervision Practices (Via Zoom) Tuesday, November 9, 2021
Managing Performance: Managers (Via Zoom) Thursday, April 8, 2021
Managing Performance: Managers (Via Zoom) Wednesday, April 21, 2021
Managing Performance: Managers (Via Zoom) Wednesday, May 5, 2021
Managing Your Performance: Staff (Via Zoom) Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Managing Your Performance: Staff (Via Zoom) Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Managing Your Performance: Staff (Via Zoom) Wednesday, April 28, 2021
New Supervisor Orientation (In-Person) Tuesday, May 24, 2022
New Supervisor Orientation (Via Zoom) Tuesday, October 19, 2021
New Supervisor Orientation (Via Zoom) Wednesday, December 8, 2021
Performance Management Practices (Via Zoom) Tuesday, April 26, 2022
Positive Leadership (Via Zoom) Wednesday, November 3, 2021
Positive Leadership (Via Zoom) Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Working Remote Successfully Long Term: Session 1 (Via Zoom) Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Working Remote Successfully Long Term: Session 2 (Via Zoom) Thursday, October 22, 2020
Working Remote Successfully Long Term: Session 3 (Via Zoom) Friday, November 20, 2020
Writing Effective Job Descriptions (In-Person) Tuesday, June 7, 2022
Writing Effective Job Descriptions (In-Person) Thursday, June 16, 2022
Writing Effective Job Descriptions (In-Person) Wednesday, June 22, 2022
Writing Effective Job Descriptions (Via Zoom) Tuesday, June 21, 2022
Writing Effective Job Descriptions (Via Zoom) Tuesday, June 28, 2022