Human Resources

Authority and Responsibility

Major responsibilities that cannot be delegated:

  • Accountability for human resources management in the department, in accordance with legal and ethical requirements, university policy, and collective bargaining agreements.
  • Responsibility for specific human resource decisions which have been delegated to you.
  • Support for individuals to whom you have delegated responsibilities by clearly delineating roles and responding to questions as they are raised.
  • Exemplifying and promoting the UC Davis Principles of Community.

You can find resources on what an Administrative Official can delegate on the Delegations page.  Learn more about the requirements to reduce potential risks and visit the Resources page for additional information.

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