Post-Doctoral Associate AD

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Posting NumberG/R01060PWorking TitlePost-Doctoral Associate ADDepartmentInstitute of Higher EducationAbout the University of Georgia

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.

About the College/Unit/Department

Founded in 1964, the Institute of Higher Education offers the PhD, EdD, and MEd degrees and collaborates on projects and programs with other academic units at UGA, state agencies, and both national and international universities. Faculty explore the critical issues of higher education, in teams and individually, with particular emphasis on organization, governance, policy, finance, and faculty development.

College/Unit/Department website TypeEmployeeAdditional Schedule InformationAdvertised SalaryAnticipated Start Date08/01/2019Posting Date03/04/2019Closing DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to Applicants

To apply, please send a curriculum vitae and cover letter to:
Professor Robert Toutkoushian
Institute of Higher Education
University of Georgia
[email protected]
A complete description of the position can be found at

Location of VacancyAthens Area EOO 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, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

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Minimum Qualifications should list both the minimum degree and the field which the degree must be earned. If prior work experience is required, the posting should list both the job in which the experience must be gained, and the minimum duration that will be accepted.

Classification TitlePost-Doctoral Associate ADFLSAExemptUGA Job CodeJob FamilyFTEMinimum QualificationsPosition SummaryRelevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position

An earned Doctorate in the social sciences, public policy, education, or management is required for this position. Experience in funded research projects, conference presentations, and publications is expected.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies

The Institute of Higher Education seeks a postdoctoral research and teaching associate for the 2019-20 academic year. The person hired will work with Institute faculty and students to develop and pursue research funding opportunities, extend the Institute’s external scholarly and funding networks, enhance the Institute’s internal research infrastructure, and participate in collaborative research projects (.80 time). In addition, the person hired will collaborate in teaching introductory quantitative methods coursework for the Institute’s graduate students (.20 time).

Physical Demands

Normal office environment.

Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? NoDoes this position require a P-Card? NoIs having a P-Card an essential function of this position? NoIs driving a requirement of this position?NoDoes this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?NoDoes this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, or patient records)?Posting Specific Questions

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    Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
    1. Resume/CV
    2. Cover Letter
    3. List of References with Contact Information
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      Posted: 3/6/2019
      Application Due: 5/5/2019
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