Assist the Director of Labor and Employee Relations and the Department of Human Resources with all employee and workplace-related regulatory and compliance issues, including but not limited to Title VII, AA/EEO, FLSA, collective bargaining/PERC regulations, and immigration and SEVIS procedures. Support the implementation and administration of HR strategies, policies, practices and training. Partner with faculty, staff, and the Office of the General Counsel on employee relations processes and procedures, including the handling of grievances and investigations of employee complaints.
Vanessa holds a Juris Doctor degree from Cornell Law School and a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University. Prior to NJIT, Vanessa worked as a Human Capital Consultant at a major consulting firm, then practiced labor and employment law in New York. She has been working at NJIT since September 2014.