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HR Team Members

 

Service Providers

Website

Phone Number

Description

American Century Investments

1-800-345-3533

One of Lehigh's 403(b) investment companies

Bethlehem 1st Federal Credit Union

   610-691-0041

Lehigh employees have access to credit union membership

Blue Card Network

1-800-962-2242

Capital Blue Cross participating medical providers in the US, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands

Capital Blue Cross (CBC)

1-800-962-2242

Lehigh's medical insurance carrier

Ceridian Benefit Services

1-877-799-8820

Lehigh's administrator for COBRA

Davis Vision

1-800-999-5431

Lehigh's vision insurance carrier

Employee Assistance Program - Integrated Behavioral Health

1-800-395-1616

Lehigh's Employee Assistance Program provider. To use the website, select "EAP/Work LIfe" then select "Work-Life Resources." Use the university's username and password to gain access.

Express Scripts

1-866-383-7420

Lehigh's prescription drug carrier (formerly Medco)

Fidelity Investments

1-800-343-0860

One of Lehigh's 403(b) investment companies

Genworth Insurance

 

Insurance company offering long term care insurance to employees and their family members

HireTouch Applicant Tracking

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Lehigh's job posting site for job seekers to view and apply for open staff positions. Hiring managers and designated admin support staff and search committee members use the system to track candidates through the recruitment and selection process.

Integrated Behavioral Health - Employee Assistance Program

1-800-395-1616

Lehigh's Employee Assistance Program provider. To use the website, select "EAP/Work LIfe" then select "Work-Life Resources." Use the university's username and password to gain access.

Keystone Health Plan Central

1-800-669-7061

Lehigh's HMO medical insurance carrier. Administered by Capital Blue Cross.

Liberty Mutual

   610-398-9800
   extension 51476

Insurance company offering automobile and homeowner's insurance via payroll deduction

Lincoln Financial Group

1-800-423-2765

Lehigh's Short Term Disability benefit administrator. Call to initiate a claim. Select option #1 and use policy number ATP-01-0159790.

Lehigh Valley Association of Independent Colleges (LVAIC)

   610-625-7888

Association of local colleges and universities that  provides tuition benefits to eligible faculty and staff

Northampton Community College Center for Business and Industry

1-877-543-0998

A series of professional and management development programs designed to strengthen the workforce and increase performance, productivity and motivation

Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry

   717-787-5279

State government agency that administers labor regulations within Pennsylvania

Social Security Administration

1-800-772-1213

Federal agency that administers social security and disability benefits

TIAA (Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association)

1-800-842-2776

Lehigh's retirement program administrator as well as one of the approved 403(b) investment companies for the voluntary supplemental retirement plan.

Temporary Employment Agencies:

 

  610-433-8000

  610-433-3500

These two agencies have contracts with Lehigh University to provide temporary workers as needed. See the related Policy.

Travel Time

1-866-502-1924

Lehigh University's travel services provider

United Concordia

1-800-332-0366

Lehigh University's dental insurance provider

US Department of Labor

   610-776-0592

Federal agency that administers wage and hour labor laws

Vanguard Group

1-800-662-2003

One of Lehigh's 403(b) investment companies

Verify Jobs System

Call:  1-800-800-4VJS (4857)
Fax:  1-910-392-8159
Lehigh (Company) Code 8928
Employee also needs to provide:
Social Security Number
4 digit PIN Number (the last 4 digits of LIN, located on the front of your Lehigh ID card)

Lehigh's vendor for employment verification. Provide this information to your lender when applying for mortgages, home equity lines of credit, and other loans.  

WageWorks

1-855-774-7441

Lehigh's administrator for flexible spending accounts

 

Lehigh Resources

Website

Phone Number

Description

Bias Response Protocol

 

To assure that incidents of bias can be accurately reported and that victims or witnesses of bias are supported, Lehigh University has established the Bias Response Protocol (BRP) and Bias Response Team. The BRP creates a clear path to report suspected bias incidents so that they can be investigated and addressed, if appropriate, using the existing educational and disciplinary channels of the university.

Council for Equity and Community

 

A group to foster an environment where all members of campus work together, transcending racial, cultural and other boundaries, to build a stronger Lehigh community and richer environment for all.

Diversity: Our Commitment to Inclusiveness

 

The Lehigh community is devoted to creating a rich educational experience and committed to creating an environment where we all learn, work, and live together transcending boundaries.

Employee Relations Advisory Committee

 

A committee that is committed to a proactive stance in advising the President, through the Vice President for Finance and Administration, on matters of policy and programs pertaining to employee relations.

Ethics and Compliance Hotline

   888-924-4450

Any member of the Lehigh community may anonymously and confidentially report concerns regarding financial or ethical dealings, fraud, conflicts of interest, noncompliance with governmental or university requirements, etc. Concerns and problems can be reported by phone or online.

Faculty and Staff of Color Network

 

The Network offers support and resources to aid in the recruitment, retention, and promotion of faculty and staff of color at Lehigh.

Harassment Information and Resources

   610-758-3270

The official intake point for formal harassment complaints against faculty and staff. Acts of hostility or harassment based on age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status are not acceptable and are inconsistent with the fundamental values of the university.

Health and Wellness Center

   610-758-3870

The Student Health and Wellness Center exists primarily to treat students. The center occasionally arranges vaccination clinics that are available to the entire campus, usually through an outside vendor. Information about these events is shared through university announcements, Spotlight, and the center's website.

Lehigh University's Strategic Plan

 

Advancing our intellectual footprint by developing a strategic framework for the future.

Lehigh's Core Values

 

The university's enduring tenets.

Ombudsperson Office

   610-758-3156

The Ombudsperson serves as a neutral, independent, confidential, and informal conflict resolution resource for all members of the Lehigh community.

The Pride Center

The Pride Network for LGBT Staff/Faculty and Allies

610-758-4126

The Pride Center and The Pride Network provide support, education, and advocacy to create visibility and improve campus life for LGBTQIA students, staff, faculty, and alumni.

Sustainability Initiative

   610-758-3976

Lehigh University has made great strides in weaving sustainability into our academic and operational processes. In April 2012, we adopted our first Campus Sustainability Plan to advance integration of environmental stewardship, social equity, and economic responsibility into our work.