Human Resources & Benefits

NYU uses PeopleSync to track all Human Resources information. Each employee can see his/her information on NYU Global Home in the Work tab, under PeopleSync.

Full-time NYU employees are eligible for a number of benefit programs. A summary of resources is at HR@Your ServiceFor information about employee benefits, please visit the NYU Benefits website.

New employees can a meeting with a Benefits Specialist to understand their options and can enroll in an insurance program within 30 days of their date of hire or during Open Enrollment (in the fall of each year and effective 1 January the following year). Please note that 1-year ISAW Scholars qualify for benefits as Researchers and 2-year Visiting Assistant Professors qualify for benefits as Faculty.

NYU employees are eligible for Short Term Global Health Insurance and Business Travel Insurance when traveling on official NYU business (excluding personal travel). Registration is required and some services may generate a fee that will be the responsibility of the traveler. Visit the NYU Traveler Insurance page for more information.

If you need information on Human Resources policies, procedures, the myTime system (work and time off tracking), payroll, need your employment verified, or have questions on benefits, is available at 212-992-LINK (x25465). The PeopleLink team assigns a case number in ServiceLink and the issue is tracked through to completion. If you want to provide additional information or communicate on the same issue by email, respond to the email you receive from with your case #.

NYU’s Human Resources department is located at 105 East 17th Street. It is represented at ISAW by the Associate Director for Administration, who oversees the processing of payroll changes, status changes (including hiring), and job responsibilities.