UIC Massmail http://www.uic.edu/uic/feeds/massmail.rss Campus announcements en-us Fri, 17 May 2013 18:52:23 -0500 60 UIC Massmail http://www.uic.edu/favicon.png http://www.uic.edu/uic Campus announcements [INFO] 5 Love Languages 5 Love Languages<br /><br />Did your significant other bring you a gift and it really didn’t mean anything? Would you have rather spent time together watching a movie? Or would you wanted to hold hands and walk around the city?<br /><br />The Wellness Center presents our new class, 5 Love Languages, based on the book The 5 Love Languages, by Gary Chapman.<br /><br />February 27th<br />3:00 - 4:00 p.m.<br />Wellness Center<br />Student Center East<br /><br />The 5 Love Languages class explores "love languages" which will help you learn how better communicate with your partner and create a safe and happy relationship. Most verbal disagreements in relationships can be eliminated by understanding the way each other communicates, if you know how to communicate, you will know how to talk through disagreements.<br /><br />This fun and interactive class explores the different love languages and even assesses your personal love language!<br /><br />This class is ideal for everyone, not just those in relationships! Knowing how to communicate with your friends, peers, and family is just as important!<br /><br />Register by calling 312-413-2120 or stop by the Wellness Center!<br /><br />Student Affairs Wellness Center Logo<br /><br />Student Center East<br />Room 238<br />312-413-2120<br /><br />https://www.facebook.com/uicwellnesscenter07/<br /><br />https://twitter.com/uicwellnessctr massmail http://www.uic.edu/uic MassmailFeed Sat, 25 Feb 2017 10:20:04 -0600 Sat, 25 Feb 2017 10:20:04 -0600 [INFO] Sex, Age, Blood Flow, and Exercise Are you between the ages of 18 and 35 or 50 and 70 years old? We are conducting a study to investigate how resistance exercise affects the way blood flows in your brain.<br /><br />We are looking for healthy men and women to participate in this research study at UlC. Participants must be between the ages of 18 and 35 or 50 and 70 years old and be sedentary or only recreationally active. This study is being conducted by Dr. Tracy Baynard and Alexander (AJ) Rosenberg in the Dept. of Kinesiology and Nutrition and will take place on UlC's West campus. <br /><br />For more information, please contact Alexander (AJ) Rosenberg at 312-996-9607 or email at arosen26@uic.edu - please put brain blood flow in the subject line. Participants will be compensated for their participation. <br /> massmail http://www.uic.edu/uic MassmailFeed Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:09:54 -0600 Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:09:54 -0600 [AD] Enroll While You Can! UIC 5-Session Project Management Course Master Project Management and Prepare for PMI® Certification Exams in Only Five Sessions<br /><br />Reserve your seat today! The last seven sessions of this course have sold out!<br /><br />***************************************<br /><br />PROJECT MANAGEMENT COURSE<br />Saturdays, April 1st through May 6th (No class on April 15, 2017) 9:00AM to 5:00PM, UIC campus<br /><br />Fee: $1750 ($1400 for University of Illinois alumni, employees or current degree-seeking students)<br /><br />REGISTER: www.go.uic.edu/ProjectManagement<br /><br />Learn from UIC project management experts and improve your skills in five sessions!<br /><br />***************************************<br />DID YOU KNOW?<br />Project management is one of the fastest growing fields in many industries, as organizations look to eliminate waste and improve efficiencies. The demand for project management professionals is projected to grow to almost 6.2 million project management jobs by the year 2020.*<br /><br />WHO SHOULD ATTEND<br />*Project managers and project team members in need of formal training in project management<br /><br />*Professionals of all experience levels who want to gain the necessary skills to initiate, manage, and close complex projects on time and on budget<br /><br />KEY BENEFITS<br />The completion of this course will satisfy the education requirements for two exams through the Project Management Institute:<br /><br />*The 35 hour education requirement for the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification exam<br />*The 23 hour education requirement for the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) certification exam<br /><br />***************************************<br /><br />SPACE IS LIMITED! Reserve your seat today at: www.go.uic.edu/ProjectManagement<br /><br />Questions? E-mail pdpinfo@uic.edu or call us at (312) 355-0423<br /><br />Sincerely,<br />Princess Currence, MSW<br />Director, Health Sciences & Community Relations<br /><br /><br />* Data Source: The Anderson Economic Group “Project-Oriented Employment Trends and Costs of a Skills Gap: 2010 to 2020” report. Commissioned by the Project Management Institute.<br /><br /><br />*****************************************<br />UIC@Work is UIC Extended Campus's Workforce Development and Educational Training Initiatives that are designed to advance your individual and organization's training goals. UIC@Work brings the cutting-edge knowledge of University of Illinois at Chicago's (UIC) world-class faculty and industry experts to develop fully customized training solutions that drive performance improvement and meet learning objectives.<br /><br />UIC@Work - Leveraging the Power of UIC to meet workforce demands<br /><br />------------------------------------------------------------------------ <br /> massmail http://www.uic.edu/uic MassmailFeed Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:56:34 -0600 Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:56:34 -0600 [INFO] Paid Research Study Dr. Sandeep Jain, Associate Professor at the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, is conducting a research study (IRB#2014-0371) on Dry Eye Disease. <br /><br />You may be eligible if you:<br />1. Are 40-65 years old<br />2. Do not have history of eye conditions or disease<br />3. Are not using any eye drops, including artificial tears<br /><br />Study Includes:<br />1. Full Dry eye examination (includes eye pressure measurements and slit- lamp examination) <br />2. Blood Draw<br />3. Tear fluid Collection<br /><br />Participants will be compensated for their time. No referrals are needed for participation and health insurance will not be billed. This study involves one visit with a time commitment of approximately 2 hours.<br /><br />For more information on Dry Eye examinations, go to ogvhd.org<br />To schedule a visit, email ogvhd@uic.edu <br /><br /> massmail http://www.uic.edu/uic MassmailFeed Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:54:13 -0600 Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:54:13 -0600 [INFO] Register for Chicago HIV Breakfast Club on March 1st with Dr. Renslow Sherer. Midwest AIDS Training + Education Center (MATEC) <br />University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, Dept. of Family Medicine<br />www.matec.info<br /><br />Chicago HIV Breakfast Club<br />Wednesday, March 1st.<br />7:30 – 9:00 A.M.<br />This program is offered free of charge.<br />To register, go to: http://bit.ly/2eN7WDMCHBCMarch2017<br /><br />The Marriott UIC/Medical District<br />625 S. Ashland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60607<br />Complimentary valet (arrive early to avoid waiting in valet line) and breakfast buffet<br /><br />Update on the 24th Annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)<br /><br />Renslow Sherer, MD<br />Co-Medical Director, MATEC <br />Director of International HIV Training Center, University of Chicago<br /><br />Learning Objectives: <br />1. Use date from new clinical trials of antiretroviral therapy in their clinical practice<br />2. Review current evidence on combination HIV prevention, including pre-exposure prophylaxis<br /><br />Intended Audience: Physicians, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, dentist, and pharmacists who are managing patients with HIV disease.<br /><br />CME Purpose - To help physicians provide optimum care to patients who present with emerging complications and toxicities of HIV disease and treatment. <br /><br />Continuing Medical Education Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of the Illinois Academy of Family Physicians and the Midwest AIDS Training and Education Center (MATEC). The Illinois Academy of Family Physicians / Family Practice Education Network is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation: AMA PRA Category 1 - The Illinois Academy of Family Physicians/Family Practice Education Network designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™. Fees per certificate: $15.00 – payable cash or check. <br /><br />Nursing CE: Kansas City CARE Clinic is approved as provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. This course offering approved for 1.5 contact hours applicable for RN or LPN re-licensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing Approved Provider Number: LT 0256-0609. Fees per certificate: $5.00 – payable cash or check.<br /><br />Planning Committee: Art Moswin, MD, Co-Chair; Norma Rolfsen, ACRN, Co-Chair; Nancy Glick, MD; Herve Sroussi, DMD, PhD; Corrine Blum, MD; Michelle Agnoli, RN, BSN, ACRN; Salma Alabduljabbar, MPH; Shanett Jones, MPH; Joan Swiatek, NP, ACRN<br /><br />If you have any questions, or if you require special accommodations to attend, contact Salma Alabduljabbar, MPH at 312-413-7539 or salma@uic.edu. <br /><br /> massmail http://www.uic.edu/uic MassmailFeed Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:52:41 -0600 Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:52:41 -0600 [INFO] Student Success Research, Transition Coaching at UIC Lecture, 3/13/17 Monday, March 13, 3:00-4:30 p.m.<br />Daley Library, Room 1-470<br /><br />"Transition Coaching at UIC: Research and Practice”<br /><br />In an ongoing effort to strengthen student support, the Office of First Year Initiatives established the Transition Coaching Coordination program followed by the Transition Coaching High School Partnership program. The panel will discuss why the programs started, what involved parties are learning during the experience, and how the programs are utilizing the information acquired.<br /><br />Panel participants include:<br /><br />Tom Moss is the Associate Vice-Provost for Undergraduate Affairs at UIC. Moss assists in the coordination of a number of student success initiatives, including transition coaching.<br /><br />Elizabeth Houlihan serves as the Assistant Director for the Office of First-Year Initiatives (OFYI), which houses the coordination and high school partner transition coaching programs, as well as Summer College. <br /><br />Bonnie Solomon is a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Affairs and works on transition coaching research. <br /><br />Melissa Connelly is the Vice President of Program at OneGoal, a non-profit organization that helps low-income high school students attend and complete college.<br /><br />In addition, a UIC student will participate in the panel to discuss personal experiences with transition coaching.<br /><br />****************************************<br /><br />The OVPUA's Office for Research on Student Success (ORSS) is pleased to announce the next installment of its campus lecture series, showcasing research being carried out across UIC to better understand and ultimately improve the success of UIC students. The ORSS Lecture Series on Student Success Research grew out of the UIC Student Success Initiative [https://studentsuccess.uic.edu/], and has the dual purpose of opening a cross-disciplinary dialogue among researchers employing different perspectives and approaches to answer related questions about student success at UIC, and putting that research into the hands of practitioners who can make use of it for the benefit of our students. <br /><br />For questions, please contact Sue Farruggia, Assistant Vice Provost for Undergraduate Affairs, at spf@uic.edu. <br /><br /> massmail http://www.uic.edu/uic MassmailFeed Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:50:59 -0600 Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:50:59 -0600 [AD] Volunteer with ASB this Spring! If you are someone who would like to spend your Spring break traveling to a different state and volunteering with a group of fellow UIC students who are passionate about service, this is the perfect opportunity for you!<br /><br />Alternative Spring Break is a student run organization focused on service oriented learning. Each winter and spring break we plan 5-6 trips throughout the country and work with several different organizations, all with different missions and causes. <br /><br />**** Trips are only $150 to attend. This includes food, transportation, and lodging for the week. If you are 21+ and would like to be a driver, you will be given preference and your trip cost will only be $130. All trips will depart from Chicago on Sunday, March 19 and return to Chicago on Saturday, March 25.<br /><br />This Spring, Alternative Spring Break is excited to announce that we have 5 trips planned working with the following organizations:<br /><br />*Saint Bernard Project- Columbia, SC<br />*Red Clay State Park- Cleveland, TN<br />*American Cave Conservation Association- Horse Cave City, KY<br />*Junior Achievement- Owings Mills, MD<br />*Serve 901- Memphis, TN<br /><br />You can apply to attend one of these trips through Orgsync by following these instructions:<br /><br />1.) Go to UIC Orgsync and login with your netid and password and type Alternative Spring Break in the search bar. You can also use this link: https://orgsync.com/91727/chapter <br />3.) Go to files and download the ASB Spring Trips 2017 PowerPoint. Review the trip and application details.<br />4.) Go to forms and complete the ASB Spring 2017 Trip Participant Application.<br />5.) Print a copy of the application and bring it to the Alternative Spring Break office located in Room 476 SCE.<br />6.)Sign up for an interview time on the spreadsheet taped to the ASB office door.<br /><br />ALL APPLICATIONS ARE DUE SUNDAY, February 26 at 11:59 PM.<br /><br />We look forward to seeing your application and hope that you all take advantage of this great opportunity!<br /><br />If you have any questions please do not hesitate to reach out! Feel free to shoot us an email at mreyno21@uic.edu or lannywu2@uic.edu<br /><br />Sincerely,<br />The ASB E-Board <br /> massmail http://www.uic.edu/uic MassmailFeed Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:40:51 -0600 Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:40:51 -0600 [INFO] IT Pro Forum - Call For Proposals The 2017 UIC IT Professionals Forum will be held on Wednesday, May 31, at Student Center East. <br />This year’s theme is Under the Sea: Discover a World of Opportunities. <br /><br />Call for Proposals is now open!<br /><br />We are seeking presenters to share technology-related developments, which could broadly benefit the campus and its missions. Being a presenter is a great opportunity to showcase yourself as an expert and community resource, while helping your department’s achievements gain visibility. Last year, the conference was well attended by over 250 attendees.<br /><br />Presentations are 15, 30, 45, 60, or 90 minute sessions that can involve interactive discussion, question/answer, and demonstrations. Presentations that connect information technologies to research, clinical, and administrative/business use at UIC are welcome. Sessions can be lecture style in person, posters set up in the main hall all day, or a workshop in a computer lab.<br /><br />To submit a proposal and get more information, go to http://2017.itproforum.uic.edu/proposals/<br /><br />Website: http://2017.itproforum.uic.edu/ <br />Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/uicitpf<br />Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/uicitpf <br />Send your comments, questions, or recommendations: itproforum@uic.edu <br /><br />We look forward to seeing you at this year’s IT Pro Forum, registration will open in April. <br /> massmail http://www.uic.edu/uic MassmailFeed Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:14:36 -0600 Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:14:36 -0600 [INFO] Paid Research Study Dr. K. Luan Phan (M.D.) at The University of Illinois at Chicago is conducting a research study on mood and anxiety. This study is testing to see how treatments affect brain function, physiology, behavior and mental health. <br /><br />You may be eligible if you: <br />1. Are 18-65 years old<br />2. Are experiencing anxiety, worry, and/or depressed mood. <br /><br />Study includes:<br />1. A psychiatric interview.<br />2. Four functional MRI scans to non-invasively measure brain function.<br />3. Four sessions with electroencephalography (EEG) to non-invasively measure brain function. <br />4. EITHER 12 weeks of treatment with a FDA approved medication for the treatment of mood and anxiety disorders and will attend 5 regular visits during that treatment. <br />5. OR 12 weekly treatment visits with a talk therapy called Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).<br /><br />Interested volunteers should have no metal parts in their body and no major medical or neurological illness. Patients who are currently undergoing psychotherapy (talk therapy) or taking certain medications that affect the brain may not qualify for the study. Women should not be pregnant or trying to become pregnant. <br /><br />This study involves a time commitment of approximately 24-35 hours over a total of 14-21 visits. Volunteers will be compensated for their time. Volunteers must be US citizens or permanent residents. All information you give is confidential. <br /><br />FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:<br />CALL: 888-686-5591<br />EMAIL: emotion@psych.uic.edu <br />ONLINE SURVEY: http://j.mp/1oSDtWu <br /><br /> massmail http://www.uic.edu/uic MassmailFeed Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:13:02 -0600 Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:13:02 -0600 [INFO] Do you have Prediabetes? If you are 18 years or older and have prediabetes, you may be eligible to participate in this diet research about prevention of diabetes.<br /><br />This study “Impact of the No-Carrageenan Diet on Glucose Tolerance in Prediabetes” is at UIC and is funded by the American Diabetes Association.<br />The study requires:<br />Random assignment to carrageenan or no-carrageenan diet for 12 weeks;<br />Prepared meals and snacks from UIC nutritionists for 12 weeks;<br />Four visits to the UIC Clinical Research Center and meal pickup at UIC;<br />Glucose tolerance test and other laboratory tests.<br /><br />There is compensation for participating.<br /><br />Please email Study Coordinator Dr. Feferman at lfefer1@uic.edu <br />or Dr. Tobacman, Department of Medicine, CSN 440, at jkt@uic.edu <br />or call 312-569-7826 for more details and to find out if you can participate. <br /> massmail http://www.uic.edu/uic MassmailFeed Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:00:28 -0600 Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:00:28 -0600 [INFO] Costco Co-Founder to address Business Ethics Symposium: FREE REGISTRATION UNTIL TOMORROW SPACE IS LIMITED SO YOU MUST RSVP TODAY.<br /><br />Register at http://www.jp2newman.org/businesssymposium<br /><br />============================================<br />2017 Integritas Business Ethics Symposium: "THE SERVANT LEADER"<br /><br />FEATURING JAMES SINEGAL<br />Co-Founder & Former CEO of COSTCO Wholesale<br /><br />Wednesday, February 22<br />10:00 AM - 2:00 PM<br />(come and go based on your schedule)<br /><br />FREE FOR UIC STUDENTS SUBJECT TO ROOM CAPACITY, DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE FOR<br />OTHER STUDENTS. A LIMITED NUMBER OF FREE TICKETS FOR UIC FACULTY AND STAFF.<br /><br />LUNCH INCLUDED<br /><br />Illinois Room<br />Student Center East<br />750 S. Halsted<br /><br />Register at http://www.jp2newman.org/businesssymposium<br /><br />SPONSORED BY THE CME GROUP AND AZTECA FOODS<br /><br />Other speakers:<br />Welcome by Susan Poser, Provost and VCAA, UIC<br /><br />Bill Kohler, UIC College of Business Administration Honorable Thomas More<br />Donnelly, Associate Judge, Cook County Municipal Department Kate Evert,<br />Founder and President, Commonwealth HR Consulting Jeremy Meuser, Rawls<br />College of Business @ Texas Tech University Robert C. Liden, UIC College of<br />Business Administration Most Reverend Joseph N. Perry, Auxiliary Bishop of<br />the Archdiocese of Chicago Jose Abes, Student, UIC College of Business<br />Administration Kevin Jacob, Student, UIC College of Business Administration<br /><br /><br />**James D. Sinegal was Chief Executive Officer of Costco until his<br />retirement on December 31, 2011. He was also President until February 2010<br />and served as a non-officer employee from January 2012 through April 2013.<br />Mr. Sinegal is a co-founder of the Company and has been a director since its<br />inception.<br />----------------------------------------------------------------------------<br /><br />The Integritas Institute for Ethics is a department of the St. John Paul II<br />Catholic Newman Center at UIC Integritas Institute events since 1997 have<br />been scheduled in cooperation with Catholic student and other organizations<br />on the UIC campus. <br /><br />This event is co-sponsored by the Newman Catholic Student Organization at<br />UIC.<br /><br />Register at<br />http://www.jp2newman.org/businesssymposium <br /><br /> massmail http://www.uic.edu/uic MassmailFeed Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:57:18 -0600 Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:57:18 -0600 [INFO] UIC Startup Challenge Do you have an idea for a startup? Join the UIC Startup Challenge for the chance to pitch your idea to a panel of judges and win your share of a $10,000 prize pool! This year's UIC Startup Challenge live pitch competition will take place on April 10, 2017. Save the date!<br /><br />Applications for the UIC Startup Challenge are due March 1, 2017. To apply, join our Blackboard Group, where you need to submit a team registration form and executive summary by the deadline. Instructions on how to join our group are on our website at http://ies.uic.edu/startup/2017challenge. <br /><br />To help you get ready to apply, and to pitch your idea at the semifinals on April 10, we have a series of workshops over the next few weeks. Join us at any or all of these to learn more: <br /><br />Executive Summary Workshop<br />Wednesday, February 22, 2017<br />4:30-6:00pm<br />IES Office (815 W. Van Buren, Suite 400)<br />RSVP: http://go.uic.edu/Feb22Workshop<br /><br />Power Session Friday (all of our workshops in one - Marketing, Finance, Executive Summary - plus one on one mentoring and pizza!)<br />Friday, February 24, 2017<br />4:00-8:00pm<br />IES Office (815 W. Van Buren, Suite 400)<br />RSVP: http://go.uic.edu/PowerSession<br /><br />Pitch Ninja Workshop - presented by Mike Moyer, author of Pitch Ninja, The Slicing Pie Handbook, and more!<br />Wednesday, March 8, 2017<br />4:30-6:00pm<br />Douglas Hall room 320<br />RSVP: http://go.uic.edu/PitchNinja<br /><br /><br />For more information about the UIC Startup Challenge, contact Dawn Birkland at birkland@uic.edu or visit our website at http://ies.uic.edu/startup. <br /><br /> massmail http://www.uic.edu/uic MassmailFeed Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:39:29 -0600 Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:39:29 -0600 [INFO] Business Administrative/Associate – Graduate College Administration - Internal Search Business Administrative/Associate – Graduate College Administration - Internal Search<br /><br />This position coordinates various administrative, accounting, procurement, human resources and other operational activities for the Graduate College. This includes most aspects of fiscal operations including day-to-day management and accounting, as well as procurement. This position is also responsible for the oversight of human resource processing and reporting and will assist college leadership in determining operational and management requirements relating to employment, compensation, training and development of personnel. <br /><br />Duties:<br /><br />Responsible for approving college expenditures and assuring all accounting activity is recorded to correct funding source. Reviews reports to validate appropriate activity has posted and makes adjustments as necessary with journal vouchers or other UIC procedures to correct errors.<br /><br />Establish internal controls related to credit card and other financial related activities; monitors and reports Fiscal Control and Internal Auditing Act (FCIAA) compliance.<br /><br />Plans and reviews expenditures to assure a balanced budget is attained and optimizes use of financial resources. Coordinates with Academic Affairs Fiscal Manager as necessary to communicate college needs and related information and to design standard management budget reports as appropriate.<br /><br />Reviews and processes the disbursement of the Graduate College Student Presenters (Travel) Awards and processes the disbursement of other college awards.<br /><br />Serves as the property accounting contact for the college and is responsible for the management of all college equipment.<br /><br />Responsible for initiating procurements for goods and services required by the college using established procedures and methods (such as iBuy, Travel and Expense Management) in accordance with Business and Financial policies and procedures.<br /><br />Serves as the credit card departmental manager (DCM) with responsibility for oversight of all college’s P-Cards (procurement) and T-Cards (travel) activity.<br /><br />Collaborates with the dean or designee to develop staffing plans based on budget and operational needs to support efficient operations. Provides guidance to the dean and all staff regarding UIC Human Resource policies and procedures and is the key contact between the college and Central Human Resources on all personnel related matters.<br /><br />Advises college administrators in the development of internal operational Human Resources procedures and practices consistent with University policies.<br /><br />Processes and monitors all Graduate College HR appointments, including fellowships, assistantships undergraduate students, staff and faculty. Works with Central Human Resources to hire new staff by creating announcements and completing appropriate forms. Onboarding of new employees.<br /><br />Coordinates and monitors compliance of Ethics Training, Report of Non-University Activities (RNUA), Performance Evaluations, Statement of Economic Interest and Activity Reporting System (ARS).<br /><br />Assists unit administrators to resolve employee conflicts. Acts as a resource for unit administrators in discipline procedures for Civil Service and Academic Professional employees.<br /><br />Processes timesheet approvals for Civil Service and student employees and monitors Leave Reports for Academic Professional employees. Monitors and oversees time-off requests including, Family Medical Leave, sick, vacation and other leaves. Conduct periodic internal audits to ensure proper procedures and appropriate paperwork for leaves.<br /><br />Liaison with various University offices including the Office of Business and Financial Services, Office of Budget and Resource Planning, Human Resources, Facilities, and Academic Computing and Communications Center (ACCC)/Telecommunications. Coordinates building access authorization/key inventory for staff. As the Designated Phonebook Contact, make ongoing departmental/employee updates through ACCC Directory Services.<br /><br />Performs other related duties as assigned.<br /><br /><br />Minimum Acceptable Qualifications:<br /><br />1. Bachelor’s degree in business administration, management or a field related to the position.<br />2. Two years of professional level accounting, managerial and/or business experience, one year of which was at an administrative level.<br /><br />Preferred Qualifications:<br /><br />1. Knowledge of management principles, practices, methods and techniques.<br />2. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Excel.<br />3. Working knowledge of financial forms, reports and Enterprise data system.<br />4. Excellent communication and customer service skills and strong interpersonal, management and written communication skills.<br />5. Knowledge of University policies and procedures, HR systems and Banner.<br /><br /><br />To Apply: For fullest consideration, and submit an online application/ exam request go to <br />https://jobs.uic.edu/job-board/job-details?jobID=75957 by the application deadline of Wednesday, March 1, 2017.<br /><br /><br />The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act. <br /> massmail http://www.uic.edu/uic MassmailFeed Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:37:51 -0600 Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:37:51 -0600 [INFO] Laserfiche: Enterprise Content Management (ECM) Made Easy Whether your department is looking to go paperless, manage digital content or automate business processes, the Gordon Flesch Company can provide you with the right Enterprise Content Management (ECM) system to meet your needs and exceed your expectations. <br /><br />Laserfiche is a simple ECM solution that can help you and your department work smarter, not harder. After a quick and easy set-up, you will experience all the benefits of this software, including:<br /><br />Reduction of paper usage and storage space <br />Improved employee collaboration and workflows<br />Increased document security<br />Quickly find the document you need with text search<br /><br />Laserfiche is the ACCC preferred ECM Solution – the program is administered by the Office of Publications Services, therefore, NO CONTRACTS ARE REQUIRED.<br /><br />Contact us today for a Laserfiche ECM Starter Pack that will easily organize and manage all your department’s documents and forms in just three easy steps: Scan. Store. Manage.<br /><br />The ECM Starter Pack will include (1) pre-made form of your choice, for example: a time off form (PTO) or a drop/add class form. If your department has another particular need, please let GFC know and they will work with you to develop a successful workflow.<br /><br />To learn more about ECM and how it can help your department, contact Courtney Wulf at cwulf@gflesch.com or 630-945-1324.<br /><br />Also, mark your calendars for a free Lunch & Learn with the Office of Publications Services and Gordon Flesch Company on Thursday, March 16th. Invitation and more details to follow.<br /><br />Student Affairs Publications Services logo<br /><br />312-996-3562<br />publications@uic.edu<br />http://www.uicprint.uic.edu<br /><br />Gordon Flesch logo <br /> massmail http://www.uic.edu/uic MassmailFeed Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:43:22 -0600 Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:43:22 -0600 [INFO] ePortfolios ePortfolios<br /><br />Faculty and staff, help your students create a professional ePortfolio that documents the work in which they have engaged at UIC.<br /><br />Students may produce artifacts (relevant documents and media files) that can be uploaded and displayed on the student’s individual ePortfolios (electronic portfolios). Artifacts may include research, capstone projects, reflections, resumes, and professional photos.<br /><br /><br />Visit http://uicimpact.uic.edu to watch a demo of the ePortfolio.<br /><br />Contact uicimpact@uic.edu for more information.<br /><br />UIC Student Affairs Impact logo<br /><br />http://uicimpact.uic.edu<br />uicimpact@uic.edu<br /> massmail http://www.uic.edu/uic MassmailFeed Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:41:34 -0600 Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:41:34 -0600