Coordinator, Labor & Employee Relations - Julie Shalvoy
Labor and Employee Relations
University of Alaska
910 Yukon Drive, Suite 211
Fairbanks, AK 99775-5130
Phone: 907.450.8004 Fax: 907.450.8231
As statewide labor and employee relations coordinator, Julie Shalvoy serves as a resource for all UA employees on labor and employee relations issues. Shalvoy has been working in human resources within the university system for nearly a decade. Most recently, from March 2008 to August 2011, she was human resources manager at the Geophysical Institute. Prior to that, from March 2007 to March 2008, she was a human resources consultant for UAF Human Resources. In her first HR role at UA, from August 1993 to March 2007, she was a human resources professional for the School of Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences, the Agricultural Forestry Experiment Station and the Cooperative Extension Service.
Originally from Bridgeport, Conn., Shalvoy grew up in New England. In 1979 she moved from Connecticut to California. She came to Fairbanks in 1984.
Shalvoy enjoys working with diverse personalities, solving difficult HR issues, and assisting folks in communicating with one another. She is a trained mediator and is currently preparing for the Professional Human Resources certificate exam in December. She is also working on a bachelor's degree in communications.
She has been married for 23 years, and has one 16-year-old son who is a junior at West Valley High School. She is a Certified Master Gardner who loves gardening. In addition to growing pumpkins, she grew 25 different varities of annual flowers this year.
Shalvoy has been a curler since 1999 and loves it. Curling is a great motivator to get out of the house at 40 below when it is dark out: one can warm up on the ice at the Curling Club!! She also loves Yankee baseball.