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Achieving Work-Life balance is not easy. 
It’s an ongoing process that requires a little juggling, or sometimes, a lot of juggling. But it helps to know that the University recognizes us as individuals with priorities outside the workplace.

At the University of Maine, we understand the need to balance our professional and personal responsibilities.

“Our policies and programs strive to offer faculty the support and flexibility to build successful careers and fulfill personal lives.”

Dr. Paul Ferguson
University of Maine President

 Ferguson  

 

There are benefits to working at the University of Maine.
First and foremost is flexibility.

This brochure developed by Human Resources and the Rising Tide Center highlights some of your options but consider exploring the links below to see how the University’s Family Friendly Policies can help you find balance. 

Achieving Work – Life Balance
GROWING FAMILIES family health leave
Growing Families Family Health Taking a Leave
     
Alt duties clock  Dual Career
Alternative Assignments Stop the Tenure Clock Dual Careers
     
Meeting Challenges Supporting Diversity
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diverse fam
Faculty Liaison
Employee Support
Your Unique Family
 


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