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Tanya Brown, MSHR, PHR, SHRM-CP

Vanderbilt University

Tanya Brown is the Senior Director of HR Consulting and Employee and Labor Relations at Vanderbilt University. She has 15 years of experience in Human Resources in many industries, including the private sector, public sector, and higher education. Tanya currently leads a team of HR Consultants, who are the primary contact for leaders and employees across the university for matters related to human resources, and workers’ compensation and leave team. Tanya has a Bachelor’s of Arts in Social Sciences with a minor in Psychology from the University of Arizona and a Master’s of Science in Human Resources Strategic Management from Bellevue University.

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FMLA in Higher Education


An introduction to the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) in the context of higher education.

FMLA in Higher Education
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On Research Podcast: Research and FMLA: Building HR Relationships


Season 1 - Episode 10
FMLA is crucial in research, offering eligible employees 12 weeks of unpaid, job-protected leave to address personal needs without jeopardizing their careers.

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