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Human Resources

Welcome to the Department of Human Resources at SMU. We provide support, education, and services to the SMU community in the following areas:

  • Talent Management - Employment
  • Health and Wellness Benefits
  • Retirement Benefits
  • Total Compensation
  • Professional Development
  • Healthy Lifestyles

We invite current and prospective employees to browse our website to learn more about our services. We look forward to building a strong relationship with you during your time here at SMU. 


For more information about the role of the HR department, review our mission statement and stay up to date on the latest HR news by subscribing to our blog feed.

Sheri Starkey
Associate Vice President and
Chief Human Resources Officer

HR Blog - Latest HR Headlines

Light Talk Podcast Attracts Lighting Designers from Around the Globe

Light Talk Podcast Attracts Lighting Designers from Around the Globe

By Mary Guthrie You know you’ve got a good thing going when your brand-new podcast gets 7,000 downloads within three months. And the subscribers are tuning in from all over the world. And you get an invitation by the world’s biggest lighting convention, LDI, to live-stream your podcast at their next conference, which will be […]

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SMU Theatre’s Benard Cummings Talks Challenges, Favorite Shows, and the Path that Led Him to SMU

SMU Theatre’s Benard Cummings Talks Challenges, Favorite Shows, and the Path that Led Him to SMU

By Allison Barta Benard Cummings is an Assistant Professor for the Meadows School of the Arts Division of Theatre. He received his B.F.A in Theatre here at Meadows in 1987. He went on to the Yale School of Drama and later moved to New York City. He starred in the film Raw Nerve in 1999 and the […]

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Watch: The Student-Made Teaser for SMU Theatre’s The Rep

Watch: The Student-Made Teaser for SMU Theatre’s The Rep

Every year in SMU Meadows Division of Theatre, three contemporary American plays are presented in rotation over a two-week period. It’s called “The Rep,” and it’s a staple of the student experience in our theatre program. To tease the shows, Meadows student Marcus Piñon created a two-minute teaser: The Rep Program A Bright New Boise by Samuel […]

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