New Faculty Hire Background Check

Background check procedures and guidelines for new faculty hires. 

Submit the following form when requesting a background check:

To learn more about UAB's background check procedures, review the frequently asked questions.
Frequently Asked Questions

If you have additional questions, please feel free to contact Janice Ward at 996-7119 or

Faculty Recruitment

The Faculty Recruitment and Advertisement Guide aims to help departments effectively manage and organize faculty recruitment activities and advertisements to ensure that all required procedures and policies are adhered to throughout the faculty recruitment, selection, and hiring/appointment process.


  • Pre-Hire ONE Card Form
    Allows new faculty to obtain their BlazerID and ONE Card (ID badge/access card) on or prior to their first day of employment.
  • New Faculty Hire Background Check
    A pre-employment background investigation is performed on individuals in the final stages of recruitment to UAB.