About Provost HR

About Provost HR


The objective of our Human Resources and Payroll Services department is to equip and empower employees to educate and serve the students of USC. We strive to promote excellence, equity, diversity and to support a high quality of work life for students, staff and faculty.

In Human Resources we provide guidance to all staff on a wide variety of topics including: recruitment and hiring, performance management, compensation, employee relations, leave administration and organizational development. We also function as the liaison between the units under the Provost and University Payroll and Central Human Resources.

Our group’s objective is to support, equip and empower employees to educate and serve the students and guests of USC. We strive to promote excellence, equity, diversity and to support a high quality of work life for students, staff and faculty.


USC Provost HR is part of Provost Shared Services, a group of five business units within the Office of the Provost which provide strategic expertise on a wide range of business, technology and personnel functions.