Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research
119 California Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720-1500 / (510) 642-7540

Paul Alivisatos
Vice Chancellor for Research  510-642-7540

scheduler: Joel Moldenhauer


Associate Vice Chancellor for Research


 (while we search for a person to step into this role, please consider directing research integrity and compliance issues to Pat Schlesinger and directing all other issues you might have brought to the AVCR to Chris Yetter to help field)
Chris Yetter
Chief of Staff 510-643-7597
Budget and Financial Services
David Castellanos
Budget Director 
Human Resources
Laura Mays Academic Personnel Coordinator 510-642-9689
Sarah Herr Academic Personnel Analyst 510-643-3708
Liz Kafer Academic Personnel Analyst 510-664-4529
Berkeley Research Development Office
David Trinkle Director 510-207-6233
Erica Whitney 

Associate Director for Strategy and Training
Kim Baeten

Deputy Director and Research Development Specialist

Kate Spohr

Research Outreach Specialist

Barbara Ustanko Research Development Analyst 510-664-9106
Matthew Andrews Research Development Analyst 510-643-1795
Administrative and Analytical Support
Susan Aberg Executive Assistant to the Associate Vice Chancellor for Research 510-643-4797
Matthew Andrews Program Manager, Limited Submissions, Exceptional PI Requests 510-643-1795
Verna Bowie Analyst 510-664-4450
Tiff Dressen Manager, New Initiatives & Special Projects
Melanie Mejia Administration and Analysis Staff 510-642-9485
Joel Moldenhauer Executive Assistant to the Vice Chancellor for Research and the Chief of Staff 510-664-9940
Development/External Relations
Kaja Sehrt Senior Director of Development 510-642-3633
Kassie Darling
Development Associate
Information Technology
Kimberly Carl Director, Information Systems and Services 510-643-1017
Howie Lan Programmer/Web Developer 510-643-3184