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Human Resource Department

Human Resources serves DSU faculty, administrators, and professional and support staff employees.

The mission of the Human Resources Department is to formulate human resource policies and programs that enhance the quality of academic and administrative work environments; to collaborate with academic and administrative departments in supporting effective recruitment and development of a highly qualified faculty and staff workforce; and to be a strategic partner in creating a work environment which fosters individual achievement, teamwork, integrity, professionalism, and accountability.

For more information contact the Human Resources Department:
Delta State University, Human Resources
Kent Wyatt Hall 249, Cleveland, MS 38733
Phone: 662-846-4035, Fax:  662-846-4025

Delta State University is committed to a policy of equal employment and educational opportunity. Delta State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national orgin, sex, age, disability, or veteran status. This policy extends to all programs and activities supported by the University.

HR Updates

  • Governor Phil Bryant has ordered  that all employees of the State of Mississippi complete the Sexual Harassment Awareness and Prevention Training Course/Webcast through the Mississippi State Personnel Board. Delta State University is required to report to the Governor that all employees have completed the training. To complete the training go to Sexual Harassment Awareness and Prevention Webcast in an Internet Explorer browser.  This training will take approximately 30 minutes to complete.
  • Health Quotient No Longer Required; The Health Quotient Survey is no longer required in order to receive wellness benefits. The survey is still available on the Department of Finance and Administration Web site; however, employees are not required to complete the survey. For more information, visit the Know Your Benefits website at: http://knowyourbenefits.dfa.state.ms.us/
  • DSU’s new cafeteria plan administrator – Southern Administrators and Benefit Consultants. Click here to view the instructions on how to enroll in the Section 125 cafeteria plan on-line.
  • State and School Employees’ Health Insurance Plan:  On-line Explanation of Benefits
    • Effective February 1, 2011, the State Health Plan went live with a secure portal that allows participants to access personal information about healthcare claims and benefit information. The myBlue website provides access to Explanation of Benefits (EOB), ordering an identification card, and links to health plan information. The attached memo and poster provide instructions for creating an account on the secure site.
  •  New Recruitment and Hiring Guidelines Toolkit


On-Line Employment Center

User Guide
Applicant Site

Search postings, apply for jobs, and edit application materials

Hiring Manager Site

For department users to access DSU’s Online Employment System

Job postings remain open a minimum of five calendar days. Job postings that do not include closing dates, may close at any time of the day once the minimum posting period is met and by mutual agreement between Human Resources and the hiring department. DSU’s online application portal allows 24/7 access to DSU jobs. 

Send questions and comments regarding this site to Lisa Giger

Last modified: April 12, 2016