Human Resources Staff

The Office of Human Resources strives to foster a work environment that enables all employees to contribute and support the mission of the University of New Haven. 

We do this by offering a portfolio of benefits to meet the diverse needs of our faculty and staff members.  

Human Resources Team

Caroline V. Koziatek
Vice President of Human Resources, Title IX Coordinator and Diversity Officer

Strategic Planning & Direction, assessing HR needs, providing development, improving policies and managing talent.

P. Penny Pecka
Executive Director of Human Resources

Employee relations, benefit design, policy development, retirement planning, performance management and compensation.

Neil Chamberland
Director of Human Resources

Banner implementation, systems conversions, project management, FMLA requests, unemployment and workers compensation administration,  tuition assistance.

Jill Keeler
Human Resources Generalist

Employee benefit administration and implementation, new employee orientation and onboarding including new hire paperwork.

Tracy Crowley
Employee Relations Specialist

Employee relations, HR  policies and procedures, union grievances, arbitrations, mediations, interpreting polices.

Peter Carlson
Employment and Compensation Specialist

Amelia Chopus
Human Resources Specialist 

Karen Ralph
Human Resources Assistant

Administration of vacation and sick time, initial request for search paperwork, monitoring and tracking of workers compensation program, tuition assistance.

Contact Us

University of New Haven
South Campus Hall
Corner of Campbell Avenue and Ruden Street
West Haven, CT 06516

Phone: 203.932.7240
Fax: 203.931.6062
Directions to Human Resources

Contact Us


South Campus Hall
300 Boston Post Road
West Haven, CT 06516
(203) 932-7240