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Ken Short

Administrative Team Manager Administrative Team
Phone: (813) 974-3148
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Leader of the Business Services group within CUTR, which includes accounting, network/computer services, payroll, travel, purchasing and building management. The Business Services group provides essential administrative assistance to CUTR faculty researchers.


Assistant Director                                                                        November 2011 – Present

Center for Urban Transportation Research, College of Engineering, University of South Florida

  • Manager of all administrative functions within CUTR including:
    • Budget management
    • Building/facilities management
    • Accounting
    • Travel & Purchasing
    • Information Technology
    • Grant Management
    • Human Resources
  • Project Director on FDOT Safety office grants totaling over $2.4 million in budget.
  • Stand-in for CUTR Director, as required.
  • Coordinate CUTR Annual Award Event, and other events throughout the year.
  • Act as liaison to many departments within USF as needed.


M.B.A. Marketing, Management, MIS                                  January 2000 – August 2006     

University of South Florida, Tampa FL. GPA 3.88

B.S. Business Administration, Finance                              January 1991 – December 1992

University of Connecticut, Storrs CT. GPA 3.62 Magna Cum Laude

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