Karalyn is responsible for the overall leadership and management of the Office of Human Resources in the School of Arts and Sciences. She develops and implements policies and procedures associated with human resources functions and is responsible for administrative leadership and support for all matters related to faculty and staff. In addition, Karalyn is responsible for the interpretation and enforcement of employment terms covered by collective bargaining agreements and serves as a university representative in human resources-related activities including affirmative action, grievances, and harassment compliance.
Karalyn joined Rutgers University and the School of Arts and Sciences in 2001. She has a Master of Science degree in Human Resources Management and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology with a minor in Sociology from The College of Saint Elizabeth. In addition, Karalyn has a Paralegal Studies Certification from Fairleigh Dickinson University and is a Notary Public.