New Supervisor Essentials

This session will provide you with key tools you can use in your new role as a supervisor of support staff at Michigan State University. Special focus will be on supervising in a union environment, navigating employee leaves and establishing yourself as a leader.

It will include:

  • Leadership tips and resources
  • A panel of supervisors to answer your questions and share lessons learned
  • An overview from the Office of Employee Relations with important information that every supervisor at MSU needs to know
  • Rich discussion on a variety of supervisory and leadership topics

Target Audience: Recently appointed or newly hired supervisors and managers of support staff


Tuesday, December 3, 2019


8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Jennie Yelvington, MSU Office of Organization and Professional Development




Nisbet Building, Suite 10

1407 S. Harrison Road

East Lansing, MI