Authorized signatories to bind legally the University at Albany to contractual and other obligations:
1. The President
2. Vice President for Finance and Business
3. Controller and Associate Vice President for Finance and Business
Other administrators, deans and unit heads may sign contracts and other documents as well, but their signatures only acknowledge the furtherance of the University’s educational mission in entering into the particular agreement, and their consent to binding their department/unit and such resources to the terms and conditions as set forth in the particular agreement. Such signatures do not bind the University legally.
Of note, the authorized signatories to bind legally the RR to contractual and other obligations on the University Campus are:
1. Operations Manager (currently the Vice President for Research)
2. Operations Manager designee (currently the Controller and Associate Vice President for Finance and Business