Enrique Yanez is the Assistant Dean and HR Director for New York University Libraries, which includes Libraries in NYU Abu Dhabi and NYU Shanghai campuses. In this role he leads and directs all human resources efforts in organizational development, talent management and development, employee and labor relations and training and development initiatives.
Enrique’s experiences regarding organizational development have been focused as a practitioner and he has led efforts to support the NYU Libraries’ mission and vision to become a “learning organization.” He has collaborated with ARL and DeEtta Jones and Associates in ClimateQual and LMSI training for NYU and continues to enhance efficiencies at NYU Libraries through the use of best practices and developments in the HR field. Other interests at NYU include increasing diversity in libraries and at NYU, managing talent development initiatives and succession planning efforts in a multigenerational workforce. He has also designed and facilitated training workshops for various constituencies of managers and supervisors.