Department of Human Resource Management

Hertha Gentle
Director of Human Resource

The Department of Human Resource Management is managed by Ms. Hertha Gentle. Ms. Gentle possesses a Masters of Arts (M.A.) in Labour Economics and Human Resource Management from Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand. She can be reached at

Prior to joining the UB family, Ms. Gentle worked for the Government of Belize – Labour Department where she served in various capacities including Senior Labour Officer and Deputy Labour commissioner (Ag.).  Ms. Gentle has over sixteen years of expertise and experience covering both strategic HR management and labour relations. She also works as a part-time Lecturer in the subject areas of Human Resource Management and Organizational Behavior. She has facilitated several training sessions and consultancies in the area of Labour Law, Discipline in the workplace, Human Resource Management and Workplace Productivity.

About HR

The Human Resources Department of the University of Belize provides overall policy direction on human resource management issues and administrative support functions related to the management of all University employees. It is instrumental in providing quality HR Services that enhances the University’s ability to attract, develop, motivate and retain a diverse workforce. Fundamentally, HR is committed to:

  • Recruiting qualified individuals.
  • Retaining valuable employees.
  • Creating a cost effective, comprehensive and competitive compensation and benefits program.
  • Ensuring a high performance culture by providing professional and personal development, training, and continuing education to employees to promote individual success and increase overall value to the organization.
  • Providing a safe and healthful working environment that welcomes and values the diversity of our employees.
  • Establishing, administering and effectively communicating policies, rules and practices that treat employees with dignity and equality while maintaining compliance with the labor laws of Belize.

HR Downloadable Forms

Title Download
Academic Calendar 2019-2020
  1 files      1786 downloads
Academic Policies
  1 files      423 downloads
Application for Completion
  1 files      703 downloads
Application for Information from Registrar’s Office
  1 files      559 downloads
Application for Master of Philosophy (MPhil) Program
  1 files      120 downloads
Application Form
  1 files      16904 downloads
Deferral Form
  1 files      448 downloads
International Student Requirements
  1 files      778 downloads
MBA Application Form
  1 files      299 downloads
MBA Re-sit Form
  1 files      33 downloads
MEDL Application and Recommendation Forms
  1 files      61 downloads
Out of Sequence Contract (page 1)
  1 files      189 downloads
Out of Sequence Contract (page 2)
  1 files      86 downloads
Policy Waiver (page 1)
  1 files      86 downloads
Policy Waiver (page 2)
  1 files      42 downloads
Program Change
  1 files      481 downloads
Readmissions Form
  1 files      973 downloads
Registration Appeal Form
  1 files      117 downloads
Request for Profile Changes
  1 files      76 downloads
Resignation from SEMESTER
  1 files      160 downloads
Resignation from UB
  1 files      128 downloads
Transient Form
  1 files      258 downloads