Global Transactions Support

This page is a resource for those in the University community who are responsible for dealing with issues related to international business and other administrative needs. Please contact Lisa McCleary at lmcclear@uga.edu with any suggestions.


Single Points of Contact for International Activities

Topic Name Department
UGA Coordinator Lisa McCleary, Phone 706-542-2727 Bursar and Treasury Services
     
Procurement and Making Payments for Goods and Services
Purchase orders and procurement Annette Evans, Phone 706-542-2361
Claire Boyd, Phone 706-542-2361
Procurement
UGA payments to foreign vendors Susan Caldwell, Phone 706-542-3431 Payroll
Paying for goods and services while abroad:    
P-Card Lynn Stephens, Phone 706-542-2361
Jill Haag, Phone 706-542-2361
Procurement
Petty Cash Sarah Garner, Phone 706-542-2786
Tiffany Payne, Phone 706-542-6047
Accounts Payable
Bursar and Treasury Services
     
Sponsored Project Administration
Foreign sponsors or subcontractors: Agreement terms Daniel Runge, Phone 706-542-4188 Office of Export Control
Foreign sponsors or subcontractors: Payments/Invoices/Advances to foreign subcontractors Allison Davis, Phone 706-542-1831 Accounting Department
IRB or human subjects review process Kim Fowler, Phone 706-542-5318 Human Subjects Office
     
Visa/Immigration and Personnel and Payroll
Visa/Immigration issues related to hosting international students & scholars Robin Catmur, Phone 706-542-2900 Office of International Education
Hiring foreign faculty working at UGA Robin Catmur, Phone 706-542-2900 Office of International Education
Paying non-resident aliens Susan Caldwell, Phone 706-542-3431 Payroll
Paying UGA faculty and staff working abroad Susan Caldwell, Phone 706-542-3431 Payroll
Hiring and paying foreign staff working abroad Susan Caldwell, Phone 706-542-3431 Payroll
Health insurance coverage for faculty and staff while abroad Travis Jackson, Phone 706-542-2222 Human Resources, Benefits
International travel authorities Jeanine Meeler, Phone 706-542-4088 Office of International Education
Study abroad program fees and student account payments Suzanne Brown, Phone 706-542-2727 Bursar and Treasury Services
Insurance and risk management Yana Cornish, Phone 706-542-2900 Office of International Education
     
Intellectual Property and Technology Commercialization
Technology transfer and intellectual property issues, material transfer agreements Derek Eberhart, PhD, Phone 706-542-2207
http://www.reseach.uga.edu/gateway/
Innovation Gateway
     
Other
Export control Daniel Runge, Phone 706-542-4188 Office of Export Control
Disposition of equipment used in foreign country Craig Mathews, Phone 706-542-6981 Property Control
Leasing space overseas Eric Orbock, Phone 706-583-0811 Real Estate and Space Management
General legal issues Art Leed, Phone 706-542-0006 Legal Affairs
Insurance and risk management (other than study abroad programs) Kathy McCarty, Phone 706-425-3250 Administrative Services Division
International cooperation and partnerships Brian Watkins, Phone 706-542-1117 Office of International Education
Travel expenditures Jennifer Dunlap, Phone 706-542-2786 Accounts Payable
Travel clinic Shirley Billups, Phone 706-542-5575 University Health Center
Value Added Taxes (VAT) Andre Simmons, Phone 706-542-2786 Accounts Payable