Labor & Employee Relations

Labor & Employee Relations advises UC Irvine Health management on fair labor practices, assists with contract negotiations between management and five unions, which represent seven units of employees.

Our subject matter expertise includes:

  • Union relations
  • Contract administration and interpretation
  • Policy administration and interpretation
  • Grievance and staff complaint administration
  • Union business leave/time administration
  • Requests for information
  • Contract bargaining

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    Questions? Use the Contact Us tab below to find your Labor & Employee Relations contact.


    Paul Kronheim, Manager
    Phone: 714-456-6163
    Fax: 855-395-9095
    Email: pkronhei@uci.edu
    Administrative Assistant
    Phone: 714-456-5695
    Fax: 855-395-9095

    HR Business Partners

    Dawn Skirvin
    Phone: 714-456-6697
    Fax: 855-395-9095

    Email: dskirvin@uci.edu

    Allison Shirley
    Phone: 714-456-5174
    Fax: 855-395-9095
    Email: shirleya@uci.edu

    Dale Cole
    Phone: 714-456-7876
    Fax: 855-395-9095
    Email: decole@uci.edu

    HR Generalists

    Justin Sischo
    Phone: 714-456-6461
    Fax: 855-395-9095
    Email: jsischo@uci.edu
    Michelle Zapata
    Phone: 714-456-7853
    Fax: 855-395-9095
    Email: mnzapata@uci.edu
    Gabe Contreras
    Phone: 714-456-5955
    Fax: 855-395-9095
    Email: gacontre@uci.edu