SVC Communication

Value Improvement: FAS Staff, we want your ideas!

September 01, 2021
We are pleased to announce a new FAS Value improvement (VI) call for proposals, opening on September 1-30, 2021. VI supports the FAS True North and the Chancellor's goal of financial resilience for UCSF. We invite all FAS staff to consider participating.  ,  

FAS Space Planning Brown Bag

August 31, 2021
oin us for a virtual FAS Space Planning Brown Bag on Thursday, September 23, 2021, from 12-1pm with hosts Alicia Murasaki Assistant Vice Chancellor–Campus Planning and Brian Newman, Senior Associate Vice Chancellor UCSF Real Estate, Vice President UCSF Health. 

Thank You Follow Up to Chancellor's Message

August 25, 2021
Following Chancellor Hawgood’s announcement on Friday of an extension of the return to on-site work date for those who have been working remotely to March 1, 2022, we wanted to share some thoughts with you, our FAS community. 

FAS Staff Engagement Survey Results 2021

July 27, 2021
We have good news to share! Following the release of UCSF’s overall 2021 staff engagement survey results, we wanted to provide more details about our FAS results and next steps. We increased staff engagement and met all four tactics to advance racial equity and belonging.  More FAS staff shared...

Update about our work environment

July 22, 2021
We wanted to provide some updates about our work environment and the FAS Telework and Workspace Program (TWP).As policies evolve for how we gather at UCSF, FAS continues to follow the Chancellor’s guidance on telework: that those who can telework continue to do so through October 1.

FAS All Staff Update July 2021  

July 12, 2021
Dear Financial and Administrative Services (FAS) Community, Here are a few updates to keep you in the loop (scroll for details):  Learner Panel: Connecting to UCSF’s Teaching Mission  - Read the story  Leadership Updates

Hiring and Salary Freeze Ends June 30, 2021

July 01, 2021
Effective July 1, 2021, the exceptional hire Senior Vice Chancellor (SVC) signature approval is no longer required for new hires. 

Thank you for sharing your voice -  2021 engagement survey 

May 26, 2021
We asked you to share your voice about how work is going for you, and you accomplished something extraordinary! Our FAS participation increased for the 2021 UCSF Staff Engagement Survey to 84% compared to 81% in 2019, the last year we took the survey. 

Escalating wave of cyberattacks against health care institutions

May 11, 2021
A major cyber-attack occurred at Scripps Health in southern California on May 1 making it clear that hospitals and healthcare institutions are being aggressively targeted by cybercriminals. The likely source of this attack was a successful phishing attempt that resulted in downtime for many of...

Share Your Voice - Staff Engagement Survey Launches Tomorrow

April 26, 2021
Tomorrow is the launch of our 2021 UCSF Staff Engagement Survey (see the Chancellor’s message for details about this year’s program). Transformational changes in our work life have tested us, and we rose to the challenge. Our People helped UCSF weather the pandemic and lead us in the ongoing...