Appointment to Research Foundation payroll
Once the recruitment process is completed and the Affirmative Action Office has approved
the person to be hired, the applicant can be notified. Contact the RF Human Resources
Office for forms and to answer any questions. All new employees should meet with the
RF Human Resources staff before their first day of work to complete the necessary
appointment documents, verify eligibility of work status and to discuss employee benefits.
Offers of Appointment
Any offer of appointment must state that the position is with the Research Foundation
of SUNY, a private, not-for-profit corporation. All appointments are terminable at
will, serve at the discretion of the project director and are contingent upon availability
of funds. The associate vice president for research administration should review all
appointment letters sent to new employees by the project director.
Non-U.S. citizen appointments
Appointments of non-U.S. citizens requires careful attention to the individual's current visa status and nature of appointment with the Research Foundation. If you are planning to hire a non-U.S. citizen, contact the Research Foundation Human Resources Office to be sure all requirements for employment have been met.