To assist the Chair in the Administrative and Academic functions of the Department of Physics. Supervises and participates in all daily operations of the Physics Department main office. Insures main office serves as an efficient source of information for students, staff, faculty and visitors. Gathers information and prepares class schedules, textbook orders, records, inquiries, reports, analyses, brochures, etc. Assumes responsibility for training subordinate staff in the general knowledge of all operations of the University of North Texas and the College of Sciences as well as the Physics Department to ensure efficient, friendly communications. Serves as office manager and supervisor for main office personnel. Provides instructions from the Chair to the various units to assure efficient function of the department’s daily activities.