Performance Goal Alignment with Jayhawks Rising Objectives
Introduction to Jayhawks Rising
Our success as an AAU research-intensive institution requires strategic alignment across the organization, with each of us being focused on our role, collaborative in our interactions with each other, and purposeful in the activities we engage in to achieve our goals. Jayhawks Rising is the University’s institutional strategic plan that is designed to provide research and academic programs that build on the latest advancements in knowledge and meet the needs of our state, our region, the nation, and the world. The framework is organized around three institutional priorities and thirteen supporting objectives that is designed to create a clear and ambitious direction to fulfill our mission as a university.
Jayhawks Rising Framework
Strategic alignment to how the work we do fulfills the University’s mission of educating leaders, building healthy communities, and making discoveries that change the world.
Employee goals fit within department goal, which fit within Jayhawks rising and the university mission.
Professional and Position Goal Alignment with Jayhawks Rising Objectives
In thinking about goal setting, use this worksheet as a guide to have a structured conversation with the employees you supervise about how to set a measurable goal that aligns with one or more of the thirteen institutional objectives below. This can also be a resource for employees as they think about the goals for their own position, or to structure a conversation about goals with their supervisor. For additional help on goal setting, please refer to the Human Resource Management’s Goals and Objective Setting webpage.
Questions to consider when determining how a position's responsibilities align with Jayhawks Rising:
1. In thinking about the position, what are the main responsibilities?
2. In thinking about the job responsibilities, why are they important?
3. In thinking about the work performed in this position, how does it serve the University?
4. In thinking about why the University needs this work performed, how does this work align with one of the objectives that help fulfill the University's mission?
|Jayhawks Rising Institutional Priorities (3)||Jayhawks Rising Objectives (13)|
|Healthy & Vibrant Communities|
|Research & Discovery|