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Anita Banks

HR Coordinator, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Manages yearly appointments for research staff and non-primary faculty members.

Office: 340A Wickenden
Phone Number: (216) 368-4063
Fax Number: (216) 368-4969
University Location Code (mail stop): 7207
Delivery Address: 2071 Martin Luther King Jr Drive - Room 340

Job Description

Anita develops and implements procedures for the submission of appointment requests for research, teaching and special faculty appointments. She communicates closely with faculty who wish to staff their labs with qualified researchers, providing information on relevant school and university guidelines, and gathers the necessary documentation and approvals. Anita is the first point of contact for research staff joining the department, assisting them with administrative issues relative to employment. She also processes the appointments for secondary, adjunct and part-time faculty, assuring that documentation submitted meets the requirements of each position.

Key Job Functions

  • Reviews and processes faculty requests for new and renewed research appointments
  • Serves as liaison for immigration and visa issues between research staff and the university‚Äôs Immigration Office
  • Assists department personnel with HR-related issues
  • Assists with hiring process of temporary staff
  • Reviews and processes requests for adjunct, secondary and part-time teaching appointments
  • Maintains HR records
  • Assists with management of volunteers and other affiliates of the department
  • Performs various departmental functions related to day-to-day operations