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Staff Announcement: HR Advisor

Date: June 8, 2018
To: Division of HR & Equity; Divisional HR Offices
From: Melanie Wright, Senior HR Consultant & Project Specialist
Re: Staff Announcement: HR Advisor


I am pleased to announce that Magdalena Rydzy will be joining the HR Strategic Initiatives team in the role of HR Advisor, Projects on Monday, June 11. Magdalena will support and manage a variety of HR projects and initiatives by conducting research, providing analytical and/or design guidance and recommending tools in support of improved HR practices.

Magdalena joins us after completing the year-long HR Advisor, iHR role, where she supported various projects through Strategic Initiatives, and developed and enhanced practical HR knowledge through rotations in the University Operations, CAHRS, and UTSC Divisional HR Offices. Prior to that, Magdalena has worked at U of T in various capacities, including as an Education Advisor & Communications Project Coordinator for Family Programs & Services.

Magdalena is currently completing her CHRL Designation and holds a Master of Education, Adult Education & Organizational Development and Learning, as well as a Bachelor of Science from U of T.

Magdalena will be located at 215 Huron Street – 6th Floor, and can be reached at

Please join me in welcoming Magdalena to the Strategic Initiatives team!