Staff Directory

 

Elizabeth Weeks

Elizabeth Weeks

Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs

225 New College
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-0547
weeksleo@uga.edu

Elizabeth Weeks was named Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs in 2020. In this role, she directs UGA’s Office of Faculty Affairs and works closely with campus leaders on faculty-related policies, processes, and records while also overseeing a robust slate of professional development programming for faculty. Weeks is the Charles H. Kirbo Professor in the School of Law, where she has maintained her academic appointment and continues to teach.

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 Mary Carney

Mary Carney

Director of Programming for Faculty Affairs

110 New College
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-5514
Mary.Carney@uga.edu

Mary focuses on programming for the professional development of individual faculty and academic leaders. She creates, manages, and delivers a range of programs, including planning for success as a faculty member, effective mentoring, increasing faculty diversity through active and systematic recruitment practices, academic leadership development, and increasing faculty engagement and a sense of community. She was previously at the University of North Georgia as a Professor of English and Director of the Center for Teaching, Learning, and Leadership.

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Carly Surratt

Carly Surratt

UGA Elements and Faculty Business Process Coordinator

222 New College
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-9963
csurratt@uga.edu

Carly joined the Office of Faculty Affairs in 2018. Her responsibilities include serving as the project coordinator of UGA Elements, reviewing faculty posting requests in UGA Jobs, updating faculty credentials in the OneUSG system, supporting the Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs with the preliminary review of tenure track offer letters, and supporting workshops for Faculty Affairs Liaisons across campus.

Tina Weidemann

Tina Weidemann

Assistant Director of Faculty Appointments and Records

226 New College
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-0546
guthrie@uga.edu

Tina joined the Office of Faculty Affairs in 2017. She oversees the faculty appointment processing and faculty data management team, while assisting the Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs with the day-to-day operations of the Office of Faculty Affairs. Additionally, she serves as the point of contact for faculty hiring actions for the Offices of the President, the Provost, the Vice President for Instruction, the Vice President for Public Service and Outreach, the Vice President for Research, the Vice President for Student Affairs as well as the Graduate School and the Medical Partnership.

Rebecca Sinclair

Rebecca Sinclair

Faculty Affairs Specialist I

225 New College
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-0547
rebecca.sinclair@uga.edu

Rebecca joined the Office of Faculty Affairs in 2020. She serves as the Faculty Affairs Specialist for the College of Education, College of Engineering, College of Environment and Design, Libraries, Odum School of Ecology, School of Social Work, Terry College of Business, and Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources. Rebecca handles aspects of faculty hiring for each unit and also assists the Director of Faculty Programming.

Justin Twiddy Faculty Affairs Specialist I

Justin Twiddy

Faculty Affairs Specialist I

225 New College
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-8107
justin.twiddy@uga.edu

Justin joined the Office of Faculty Affairs in 2019. He is the Faculty Affairs Specialist for the College of Family and Consumer Sciences, College of Pharmacy, College of Public Health, Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication, School of Law, School of Public and International Affairs, and College of Veterinary Medicine. He processes transcripts and profile updates for faculty packets in OneUSG, manages faculty retire-rehire paperwork for all departments, assists with reviewing faculty posting requests in UGA Jobs, and assists with special projects related to Part-Time and Full-Time faculty data.

Amy Wright

Amy Wright

Faculty Affairs Specialist I

225 New College
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-3677
aewright@uga.edu

Amy joined the Office of Faculty Affairs in 2015. She serves as the Faculty Affairs Specialist for the College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences and Franklin College of Arts and Sciences. Amy handles aspects of faculty hiring appointments for each College and also leads workshops regarding the hiring process for Faculty Affairs Liaisons across campus.

Truitt Broome

Truitt Broome

OneUSG Faculty Affairs Lead

222 New College
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-0933
truittb@uga.edu

Truitt joined the Office of Faculty Affairs in 2018. He processes transcripts for faculty hiring packets, manages all Banner Instructor-of-Record loading for departments, and manages multiple databases and data-sets internally for Faculty Affairs.

Angelina Carlson Administrative Specialist II

Angelina Carlson

Administrative Specialist II

225 New College
Athens, GA 30602 
706-542-0547
angelina.carlson@uga.edu

Angie joined the Office of Faculty Affairs in July 2019.  She manages faculty promotion and tenure procedures, and plays a key role in the production of annual faculty contracts. She also serves as the primary point of contact for faculty educational and professional leave requests, endowed position requests, and probationary extension requests. Angie maintains the Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs’ calendar, initiates the office’s fiscal transactions, and provides broad administrative support for the whole team.


Office of Faculty Affairs
225 New College
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-0547 (voice)
706-583-0632 (fax)