Human Resource Department | The American University of Iraq Sulaimani

Human Resource Department

The HR department strives to add value to the operations and administration of AUIS by providing resources and infrastructure necessary to support the faculty and staff to achieve their institutional objectives effectively.

The department oversees and manages the policies and operations related to recruitment, employee relations, professional development, compensation and benefits, and compliance with labor and employment laws. HR continually looks for ways to improve policy to strike a balance between the university’s and employees’ needs.

Find out more about the AUIS HR policies, staff benefits, and employees' directory by visiting the intranet site (requires AUIS login). 

Public Holidays 2017-18
Public and University Holidays Dates No. of Days
Eid Ramadan  June 25 - 29, 2017 5 days
Eid-ul-Adha  Aug 31 - Sep 04, 2017 3 days
Islamic New Year/1st Muharram* Sep 22, 2017 No holiday; falls on weekend. One day will be added to winter break as compensation.  
Ashura/10th Muharram* Sep 30, 2017 No holiday; falls on weekend
Prophet Mohammed's birthday Nov 30, 2017 1 day
Christmas/Winter Break Dec 24, 2017 - Jan 2, 2018 6 days
Nawroz/Spring Break Mar 18 - 22, 2018 5 days
Labor Day May 01, 2018 1 day