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
(http://www.uga.edu/). 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. The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religio...n, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic
information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.