This page helps managers, directors and chairs support their teams during COVID-19.  Those in roles that support faculty and staff may also find this page helpful.

U of G’s approach to COVID-19 follows public health guidelines and government legislation, putting the health and safety of our community first.

Supporting Your Team

As you help your team navigate COVID-19, the following resources may be useful.

Support from Environmental Health and Safety

This unit has created several EHS guiding documents to support a safe return to campus. Email if you have questions or require guidance on working safely during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Support from Occupational Health and Wellness

OHW oversees disability management processes for those returning to work from a prolonged absence provides advice and guidance on requests for medical accommodations. Email for assistance.


Check the Learning and Development calendar for training opportunities relating to leadership during COVID-19 and beyond.


Environmental Health and SafetyWorking safely at a University workplace
Physical ResourcesBuilding readiness, cleaning information
Computing and Communications ServicesTech solutions for employees working remotely, on-campus or a combination of both
Human ResourcesFor those managing staff: complex accommodation issues, addressing staff concerns or disputes, providing guidance on leave supports
Faculty and Academic Staff RelationsFor those supervising faculty and academic staff: complex accommodation issues, addressing concerns or disputes, providing guidance on leave supports
Occupational Health and WellnessFor support with requests for a medical accommodation