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 2018-2019
  1 files      1162 downloads
Academic Policies
  1 files      260 downloads
Application for Completion
  1 files      579 downloads
Application for Information from Registrar’s Office
  1 files      454 downloads
Application for Master of Philosophy (MPhil) Program
  1 files      93 downloads
Application Form
  1 files      13709 downloads
Deferral Form
  1 files      360 downloads
International Student Requirements
  1 files      620 downloads
MBA Application Form
  1 files      206 downloads
MBA Re-sit Form
  1 files      27 downloads
MEDL Application and Recommendation Forms
  1 files      29 downloads
Out of Sequence Contract (page 1)
  1 files      173 downloads
Out of Sequence Contract (page 2)
  1 files      80 downloads
Policy Waiver (page 1)
  1 files      81 downloads
Policy Waiver (page 2)
  1 files      37 downloads
Program Change
  1 files      360 downloads
Readmissions Form
  1 files      752 downloads
Registration Appeal Form
  1 files      84 downloads
Request for Profile Changes
  1 files      66 downloads
Resignation from SEMESTER
  1 files      105 downloads
Resignation from UB
  1 files      91 downloads
Transient Form
  1 files      208 downloads