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Position Summary: The Office of Research is seeking a dynamic individual to work directly for the VP for Research as the Project Coordinator for the Office of Research Limited Submissions program as well as Program Reviews for Centers and Institutes reporting to the unit. This position provides some general administrative support for the VP and serves as backup for Office of Research reception.

Responsibilities: External faculty awards & honors program coordinator: - Maintain and selectively update master External Awards & Honors database for campus use. - Review awards with upcoming deadlines for eligibility and award criteria. - Draft and disseminate announcements for upcoming awards, targeting to appropriate, award-specific populations. - Maintain and update Awards & Honors page on web site, adding new awards that fit specified criteria. - Assist faculty nominees with application assembly and collection of nomination materials, and facilitate final submissions. - Maintain and update an accurate list of UGA faculty winners of external awards and honors. - Support related Office of Faculty Affairs and individual college efforts as external awards and honors for faculty become a more important institutional priority.

Qualifications: Completion of a master's degree with 2 years of related experience; OR completion of a bachelor's degree and 4 years of related experience.

About UGA: The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education ( UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

Full time/Part time: Full Time

EEO Policy Statement: The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.




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Posted: 1/21/2018
Application Due: 12/27/2018
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