Sherri Dugger is the NIMBioS Business Manager, organizing, overseeing and troubleshooting all administrative aspects of business processing, grants management, and human resources. The NIMBioS business manager provides budget reports, handles audit requests, maintains knowledge of current fiscal and personnel policies, processes and maintains payroll records, assists in job searches, and provides budget development assistance and other guidance to PIs. The business manager works closely with all NIMBioS program directors to develop efficient and effective procedures for hiring, purchasing, budgeting, contracting and reimbursement. Because of the interdisciplinary nature of NIMBioS' mission and programs, the business manager works with staff and faculty in many other units of the university as well as external vendors and other institutions to accomplish agreed upon financial transfers and arrangements.
Dugger has a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Tennessee. She has 29 years of experience working at UT in the student bookstore, Chemistry and Plant Sciences on the Agriculture Campus.
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