Employee Recognition Ceremony


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Welcome to the HSC Staff Senate!

Serving the HSC campus since 1973

The OUHSC Staff Senate is composed of members of the OUHSC Staff from designated groups on campus. Senators are elected annually from the constituents of their group.

Meetings of the Senate are typically held on the first Thursday of each month at 10:00 a.m. in the Robert M. Bird Library Auditorium. Staff Senate meetings are open for all staff to attend.

Employee of the Month


June 2021

E. Denise Short, EdD, FGSA
Program Administrator 
Reynolds Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence
Fran and Earl College of Nursing






 What is the "Employee of the Month"?

The award recognizes those employees who go beyond the usual expectations of their job requirements and significantly benefit the University.  The recipient of the "Employee of the Month" receives $500 and a Plaque. 
They are also eligible for "Employee of the Year", which is announced during the Employee Recognition Ceremony.
The "Employee of the Year" receives $3,000 and a Plaque.

What are the qualifications?
The employee must have held a full-time, permanent, non-faculty position at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center for at least five consecutive calendar years.

How do I nominate a staff member for "Employee of the Month"?
Submit a minimum of three letters of support, one of which must be from the employee's supervisor.  The Nomination Form, along with detailed information, can be found by going to the Employee of the Month tab. 


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