Mary Lou Doyle, of Ithaca and Alfred, has been named director of Human Resources and Payroll at Alfred State College. She began her duties during the spring semester.
In this new capacity, Doyle is responsible for managing the human resource programs for the approximately 600 college employees. This includes developing and administering human resource policies, directing faculty/staff recruitment efforts, leading campus training and recognition programs, and maintaining effective employee relations.
The office also monitors compliance with human resource laws and administers employee benefits.
Doyle notes that she is excited to be "bringing a fresh perspective and new energy to the services offered by the office of human resources for the college and its employees."
Prior to joining the Alfred State College's professional staff, Doyle served as assistant dean for Human Resources at Cornell University's School of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
Doyle holds a master of business administration in organizational development from Syracuse University and a bachelor of arts degree in English from Colgate University.