Archway Professional

Employer
University of Georgia
Location
Georgia, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Closing date
Sep 30, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Other Education, Administrative, Academic Affairs, Academic Administration, Business & Administrative Affairs, Other Business & Administrative Affairs
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Details



Posting Details

Posting Number F0908P Working Title Archway Professional Department PSO-Archway Partnership About 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 ( https://www.uga.edu/ ). UGA is currently ranked among the top 15 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 7,700 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 39,000 students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 9,000 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 18 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 College/Unit/Department website Posting Type External Retirement Plan Employment Type Employee Benefits Eligibility Benefits Eligible Underutilization Advertised Salary Anticipated Start Date 09/01/2021 Effective End Date (for Limited-Term postings) Job Posting Date 06/28/2021 Job Closing Date Open until filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants
Review of nominations and applications will begin immediately. Applications should include: 1) a letter of interest; 2) a curriculum vitae; and 3) the name, address, and phone number of three references. Location of Vacancy Augusta Area EEO 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. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR (hrweb@uga.edu).


Position Details

Classification Title Public Service Professional AC FLSA Faculty Rank Public Service Assistant Contract Type Fiscal (12 mo.) Tenure Status Non-Tenure Track Minimum Qualifications
Master’s degree is required Position Summary
The University of Georgia is seeking qualified candidates to serve as the Archway Professional in Burke County. The Archway Partnership’s mission is to facilitate community interaction with the University of Georgia and connect communities with University of Georgia and other higher education resources to address locally identified community and economic development needs.

The Archway Professional will spend approximately 80% of their time in the county and region and 20% on campus. The Archway Partnership is built on the premise of easy access to the University of Georgia and effective delivery of University of Georgia resources back to the community. In this regard, the Archway Professional is the point of contact in the community and as such represents the entire University.

The Archway Professional is the lead faculty member in the Archway Partnership community and works with community leaders to identify and address local needs. The Archway Professional’s primary responsibilities include: a) building relationships with community members and understanding UGA and other higher education resources; b) facilitating the meetings of the local Executive Committee and meetings of Issue Work Groups; c) assisting the community and the Archway Operations Coordinator in articulating and continually prioritizing community needs; d) coordinating Archway Partnership activities with other local and regional higher education institutions and state agencies; e) utilizing decision-making and problem-solving skills to identify resources and assist community work groups with accomplishing objectives; f) visiting the University of Georgia and other institutions of higher education campuses to meet with faculty, students, and administrators as needed; g) managing student and faculty involvement in local projects; h) documenting activities and program impact, including scholarly engagement as a Public Service Faculty member; and i) engaging in professional development activities relevant to community priority areas. The Archway Professional reports to an Archway Operations Coordinator who works collaboratively with UGA faculty to identify appropriate higher education resources to address local needs. Per recent Board of Regents’ policy, successful candidate will be required to submit to a background investigation. Additional Requirements
For more information about the rank of Public Service Assistant including the requirements for that rank, please see pg. 4 of the UGA Public Service and Outreach Guidelines for Appointments and Promotion (https://outreach.uga.edu/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/Guidelines-for-Appointments-and-Promotion-2021.pdf). Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, and/or Certification
Candidates should have excellent interpersonal skills and 2-5 years of experience in community and economic development, conducting community forums, and/or facilitating group engagement processes. Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies
Familiarity with community and economic development issues and University of Georgia schools, colleges, and institutes is desirable. Physical Demands Is this a Position of Trust? Yes Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? No Does this position require a P-Card? No Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? No Is driving a responsibility of this position? Yes Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care? Yes Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications) Yes Credit and P-Card policy

Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.



Duties/Responsibilities

Duties/Responsibilities

The Archway Professional’s primary responsibilities include: a) building relationships with community members and understanding UGA and other higher education resources; b) facilitating the meetings of the local Executive Committee and meetings of Issue Work Groups; c) assisting the community and the Archway Operations Coordinator in articulating and continually prioritizing community needs; d) coordinating Archway Partnership activities with other local and regional higher education institutions and state agencies; e) utilizing decision-making and problem-solving skills to identify resources and assist community work groups with accomplishing objectives; f) visiting the University of Georgia and other institutions of higher education campuses to meet with faculty, students, and administrators as needed; g) managing student and faculty involvement in local projects; h) documenting activities and program impact, including scholarly engagement as a Public Service Faculty member; and i) engaging in professional development activities relevant to community priority areas.

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Applicant Documents
Required DocumentsOptional Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
  4. List of References with Contact Information


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