The staff at the Wyant College of Optical Sciences provides support services to its hundreds of faculty members, research associates and students. See below for a detailed description of each section's mission and responsibilities and our Superlative Staff section.
The Academic Programs office is responsible for all aspects of Wyant College student programs.
Accounting and Financial Reporting
The office of accounting and financial reporting is responsible for tracking all Wyant College expenditures, reconciling Wyant College records with central accounting systems at the University and projecting expenditures by contract.
keys, purchasing and travel
The Wyant College of Optical Sciences administrative team provides support to faculty members, their technical support personnel and their students. This includes the facilitation of physical keys & keyless access to the building, and purchasing and travel support.
Wyant College's communications team, under the oversight of the dean, is responsible for managing the college's website, newsletter, marketing materials, press releases and photographic support.
Contracts and Grants
The contracts and grants group manages 60-70 contracts annually and submits more than 100 new proposals per year.
Development and Alumni Relations
The director of development helps the Wyant College of Optical Sciences maintain its stellar reputation by stewarding donations and gifts from its generous donors.
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The responsibilities of the facilities section include assistance with planning and coordinating office moves, laboratory moves, sending files to storage, delivery of equipment and supplies, and other special requirements not covered by the University of Arizona Department of Facilities Management.
The office of human resources at the Wyant College of Optical Sciences is responsible for providing on-site professional human resource services and consultation for classified staff, faculty, academic professionals and student employees.
Technology Management Group
The technology management group provides support for the Wyant College of Optical Sciences staff, faculty and students.
The Wyant College office of technology transfer works closely with the faculty, the Dean's Office and Tech Launch Arizona on activities associated with complex intellectual property relations, including startups, interinstitutional interactions and industry-sponsored research agreements.
A repository of college-related forms and tools. Most, if not all, forms you may need to access may be found here.
The staff recognition program was begun to highlight Wyant College's incredible staff, identified as going above-and-beyond in helping to keep Wyant College running smoothly.