Learn How You Can Partner With UGA

University of Georgia staff are prepared to answer any question you may have, including how you can harness the power of a partnership with us.

Business Connection

The mission of the Corporate Relations team is to connect the business community with student talent, world-class faculty, research opportunities and other resources of the University. Our team serves as the University’s strategic partner to corporations of all sizes and proactively works to develop pipelines of talent, identify industry needs and grow more robust partnerships for the future.

Communities Connection

The mission of the Office of the Vice President for Public Service and Outreach, accomplished through its eight individual units, is to create jobs, develop leaders and help Georgians address the challenges facing their communities.

Kelly Simmons

Kelly Simmons

Public Service and Outreach


Research Connection

The mission of the Office of Research Industry Engagement team is to encourage and support collaborations with industry partners by streamlining the process of moving ideas from the lab or field to the marketplace.

Crystal Leach

Crystal Leach

Office of Research


Economic Development Connection

The mission of the Office of Economic Development is to extend the resources of the university to help Georgia and beyond prosper, working every day to improve the quality of life for Georgians. Based in Atlanta, the office serves businesses and communities throughout the state.

Sean McMillan

Sean McMillan

Economic Development