Please join Waleed Abdalati and Christine Wiedinmyer on November 3 from 2-3 pm as they discuss the Career Track promotion process and related updates, give guidance on the promotion package preparation, and touch on the promotion from Research Scientist III to Senior Research Scientist. There will also be a Q&A portion as well. This session… Read More


Please make note of several important changes in 2021’s Christmas and New Years holidays for the CU Boulder campus. –Friday, Dec. 24: CU Boulder campus OPEN; NOAA offices CLOSED–Monday, December 27: CU Boulder campus CLOSED; NOAA offices OPEN–Tuesday, December 28: CU Boulder campus CLOSED; NOAA offices OPEN–Friday, December 31: CU Boulder campus AND NOAA offices… Read More


Upcoming in Fall 2021, all  Associate Scientists and Research Scientists will be asked to submit a position description for an institute-wide compensation analysis project. Your current position descriptions are available on your CIRES information tab under Documents. There may be multiple positions descriptions in your file, you will need to review these to find the most… Read More


On September 28 and 29, CIRES HR presented two workshops on how to prepare a position description specifically for the CIRES wide compensation analysis project. All Associate Scientists and Research Scientists are being asked to complete an updated position description for this project by November 12. Participation from all research staff will be essential to successful project outcomes. The… Read More


As you know, entering vacation and sick leave into the MyLeave system is a monthly requirement for all employees.Completing this accurately and in a timely manor benefits you with correct leave accruals, and benefits HR by allowing us to accurately assist or advise in cases of extended leave, or other special circumstances. This refresher, presented by… Read More


Return to campus FAQs have been updated by CU Boulder HR. This extensive list has many good pieces of information for your reference everything from masking guidance to parking. Please see the full FAQ here.… Read More


CIRES HR invites you to check out the new professional development course offerings for fall through CU Boulder HR. Included are D&I, including Allyship, Being an Inclusive Leader, and Making Virtual Meetings Inclusive, Self Care and more.  Please see full course listings and registration page here.… Read More


CIRES HR would like to remind you of the Annual Leave Certification process, which must be completed by August 31. Detailed instructions on how to access leave records to verify and submit certification can be found in the guide below.  CU sent out certification instructions that contain an error, so be sure to use the CIRES… Read More


CU Boulder faculty, staff, and students should note that while the declaration of a state of emergency is no longer in effect for Colorado, the federal Public Health Emergency remains in effect through at least October 18, 2021. Public Health Emergency Leave (PHEL) remains in effect until at least four weeks after the federal Public… Read More


InsideCIRES has a new online tool to track remote work agreements, for now, it is only for CU Boulder-based CIRES employees. With many work schedules and locations changing soon with the return to campus, it’s important that we have your regular schedule and locations on file. For safety and emergency contact purposes, all CIRES employees must complete… Read More