Program Administrators

The following is a list of Graduate Division program administrators. You can also see a list of staff in the Graduate Division Dean's Office.

Please note: Admissions to UCSF’s graduate programs are handled at the level of the individual programs. If you have questions about application criteria, processes or status please reach out to the administrator for the program to which you are applying. 

Graduate Program Administrator Email Address Phone (415+)
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (Tetrad) Toni Hurley [email protected] 476-4326
Bioengineering PhD (joint with UC Berkeley) Victoria Ross [email protected] 476-5151
Biomedical Imaging MS Rukayah Abdolcader [email protected] 353-4327
Biological and Medical Informatics Julia Molla [email protected] 476-1914
Biomedical Sciences Demian Sainz [email protected] 476-8467
Biophysics Nicole Flowers [email protected] 502-6518
Cell Biology (Tetrad) Toni Hurley [email protected] 476-4326
Chemistry and Chemical Biology Julia Molla [email protected] 476-1914
Clinical Research Certificate Program Clair Dunne [email protected] 514-8135
Clinical Research MAS Clair Dunne [email protected] 514-8135
Developmental and Stem Cell Biology Demian Sainz [email protected] 476-8467
Epidemiology and Translational Science Eva Wong-Moy [email protected] 476-5540
Genetics (Tetrad) Toni Hurley [email protected] 476-4326
Genetic Counseling MS Cynthia Morgan [email protected]  
Global Health Sciences MS

Darlene Mergillano

[email protected]  
Global Health Sciences PhD Darlene Mergillano [email protected]  
Healthcare Administration and
Interprofessional Leadership MS
Melissa Delaney-Khan [email protected]  
History of Health Sciences PhD Kathryn Jackson [email protected] 476-7223
History of Health Sciences MA Kathryn Jackson [email protected] 476-7223
Medical Anthropology Kathryn Jackson [email protected] 476-7223
Neuroscience Pat Veitch [email protected] 476-2248
Nursing DNP Maria Elena de Guzman [email protected] 476-3388
Nursing MEPN Steven Johnson [email protected] 476-3876
Nursing MS Debbie Acoba
(admissions and progression)
[email protected] 476-9705
Nursing PhD Debbie Acoba
(admissions and progression)
[email protected] 476-9705
Nursing MEPN, MS, and PhD - additional contacts

Shandel Rosen Roberts
(funding and allocation reports,
funding issues)
Sharon Chang (student funding)

[email protected]
[email protected]
Oral and Craniofacial Sciences MS Roger Mraz [email protected] 502-7772
Oral and Craniofacial Sciences PhD Roger Mraz [email protected] 502-7772
Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmacogenomics Rebecca Dawson [email protected] 476-6671
Physical Therapy DPT Sondra Morishima [email protected] 514-6774
Rehabilitation Science PhD Sondra Morishima [email protected] 514-6774
Sociology Brandee Woleslagle [email protected] 476-3047
Translational Medicine (MTM)
(joint with UC Berkeley)
Michael "Moose" O'Donnell [email protected] (510) 664-4472