Our university’s Centers of Expertise (COEs) provide best practices and support for designated areas of need. The Centers of Expertise collaborate with Strategic HR Partners and subject-matter experts to serve Mizzou as well as other university communities in the UM System who choose to adopt the service. Each Center of Expertise team is dedicated to their area of expertise and is available to help you at the strategic level as well as a more tactical level for those with specific identified needs.

Compensation and Class

  • Job classification
  • Salary comparator data
  • Total compensation and pay guidance

Data Analytics

  • Data analytics and visualization
  • Strategic decision making

Employee and Labor Relations

  • Affirmative action
  • Grievance administration
  • Unemployment

Learning and Organizational Development

  • Performance management and recognition
  • Career, organizational development

Leave Administration

  • FMLA administration
  • Shared leave program


  • Executive recruitment
  • Search firm management
  • Search committee training and leading

HR Information Services

  • myHR and Peoplesoft HR
  • AskHR (Cherwell)
  • Workflow and integration

HR Service Center

  • Answer HR questions over a wide range of topics and programs
  • Serves all universities and units across the system