Staff Directory

Sarah Covert

Sarah F. Covert

Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs

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

Sarah was appointed Associate Vice President for Faculty Affairs in 2015, and her position was elevated to the Associate Provost level in 2016. In addition to overseeing the Office of Faculty Affairs, she is responsible for providing guidance on faculty-related policies, promotion, tenure, and tenure track faculty offer letters.

 Mary Carney

Mary Carney

Director of Programming in Faculty Affairs

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

Mary joined the office in 2019. She supports the professional development of individual faculty and academic leaders and is responsible for creating, managing, and delivering 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.

Randolph Carter

Randolph Carter

Manage Faculty Events Lead

223 New College
Athens, GA 30602
lrcarter@uga.edu

Randolph joined the Office of Faculty Affairs in 2018. He serves as the Manage Faculty Events (MFE) Lead on the OneSource Implementation Team and is a member of the OneSource Institutional Leadership Team (ILT). He is responsible for coordinating technological and business process developments around faculty contract and data systems.

Carly Surratt

Carly Surratt

UGA Elements and Faculty Data 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 Research, the Vice President for Student Affairs, the Graduate School, and the Medical Partnership.

Caron Clark

Caron V. Clark

Faculty Affairs Specialist II

223 New College
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-1726
cclark@uga.edu

Caron joined the Office of Faculty Affairs in 2015. She serves as the Faculty Affairs Specialist for the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Terry College of Business, the College of Family and Consumer Sciences, Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication, the School of Law, University Libraries, the School of Public and International Affairs, the College of Veterinary Medicine, and the Office of the Vice President for Public Service and Outreach. She provides guidance on faculty hiring procedures as well as appointment processes and policies.

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 Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Engineering, the College of Pharmacy, the College of Public Health, and the College of Social Work. Amy handles all 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

Faculty Affairs Specialist I

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

Truitt joined the Office of Faculty Affairs in 2018. He is the Faculty Affairs Specialist for Odum School of Ecology, the College of Education, the College of Environment and Design, and Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources. He processes transcripts for faculty packets, manages faculty retire-rehire paperwork for all departments university-wide, manages all Banner Instructor-of-Record loading for departments, and manages multiple databases and data-sets internally for Faculty Affairs.


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