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Melissa Pettigrew

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Student Affairs Professional II

Melissa provides administrative support to the undergraduate and graduate programs, along with Andover building access for Brooks Hall in the Department of Statistics. She works with the Department Head, the Associate Department Head, the Academic Administrator, Graduate Coordinator(s), and the Graduate school to manage multiple priorities.

Her responsibilities include, but are not limited to coordinating the graduate admission application process; initiate hiring actions in UGAJobs for graduate students; manages GTA, GRA and Fellowships funding from Graduate School ; initiate payroll actions in OneSource/OneUSG Connect including termination of graduate students; entering combo codes for all Graduate Assistantships in the OneSource/OneUSG Connect system.

Creating and updating the department’s graduate program and procedures manual; entering the teaching schedule for each semester; managing departmental records, spreadsheets and databases related to the academic programs; maintaining a working knowledge of UGA’s campus resources, information systems, and university, college, and departmental policies and procedure.



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