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Find your OCGA contract officers by activity type or UC San Diego department / division.

Health Sciences and SIO: Use the Proposal Decision Tree (PDF) and Award Decision Tree (PDF) to identify which office will handle your EPD record. For SIO agreements, contact SIO OCGA.

Contract Officer Roles 

For Sponsored Research Activity, proposals and awards are assigned by department and by sponsor-related service lines divided across three Contract and Grant (C&G) Officer roles. For Ancillary Research Agreements, MTAs are assigned to the MTA Team and all other agreements are assigned to the Business Contracts Team.

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Sponsored Research Activity: Proposals and Awards

Service Lines

There are three Contract and Grant (C&G) Officer roles: Officer, Senior Officer and Principal Officer. C&G Officers are assigned to service lines, which are organized by sponsor type and complexity of the proposal or award activity. Go to the Service Line Descriptions page for detailed descriptions.

Officer

  • Direct Federal: Grants, Cooperative Agreements, Fellowships*
  • Direct University of California (UC) Programs

Senior Officer

  • Flow-through Federal: Incoming Subaward Grants*
  • Flow-through UC Programs: Incoming Multi-Campus Awards (MCAs)
  • Non-Profit Agreements (incl. Fellowships)

Principal Officer

  • Direct / Flow-through Federal: Contracts and Incoming Subaward Contracts / MCAs, and Other Transaction Agreements (OTAs)
  • Industry Agreements (incl. Fellowships, PI-initiated Clinical Trials)
  • California & Other Government Agreements
  • Foreign Government Agreements

*Exception: NIH/AHRQ grant and subaward grant proposals for Health Sciences investigators are submitted by HS SPPO

EPD Tips

  • Completing an EPD record will help route your request to the appropriate office.
  • For Multi-Campus Awards (MCAs), select either Sub-award Grant or Sub-award Contract.
  • For Federal Other Transaction Agreements (OTAs), select 'Contract' to ensure it is routed to the correct Principal Officer.

Ancillary Research Agreements: MTAs and Business Contracts

Agreements ancillary to sponsored research are assigned to two teams: Business Contracts and MTA Team.These teams manage requests through different channels. Go to the Ancillary Research Agreements page for a detailed breakdown.

MTA Team

Material Transfer Agreements (MTA): MTAHelpDesk@ucsd.edu


Business Contracts

Unfunded Agreements: ocgacontractsupport@ucsd.edu

  • confidentiality agreements (CDA/NDAs)*
  • data use agreements (DUAs)
  • equipment loan agreements (ELAs)
  • memorandums of understanding (MOUs)
  • software licence agreements (SLAs)
  • teaming agreements (TAs)
  • unfunded collaboration agreements (UCA)

Outgoing Subawards: subawards@ucsd.edu

Outgoing Multi-Campus Awards (MCA): multicampusawards@ucsd.edu

Incoming Service Agreements (General Campus / VCAA): UCSD-provided-svcs@ucsd.edu 


*Exception: CDA/NDAs associated with potential OCTA industry-initiated, industry-funded clinical trials are handled by OCTA

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Staff Assignments Search Tool

Search by Department / Contract Officer 

Use the Filter box in the the data table below to search for your department's assigned officers for proposals and awards.

Department / Division name Officer Senior Officer Principal Officer
General Campus - Other Susanna Pastell Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Other VC Areas (non-General Campus or Health Sciences) Susanna Pastell Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
History Derek Jackson Derek Jackson Trevor Johnson
Theatre and Dance Derek Jackson Derek Jackson Trevor Johnson
Literature Derek Jackson Derek Jackson Trevor Johnson
Music Derek Jackson Derek Jackson Trevor Johnson
Philosophy Derek Jackson Derek Jackson Trevor Johnson
Visual Arts Derek Jackson Derek Jackson Trevor Johnson
Biological Sciences Luz Molina Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Cell & Developmental Biology Luz Molina Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Ecology, Behavior & Evolution Luz Molina Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Molecular Biology Luz Molina Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Neurobiology Luz Molina Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Jacobs School of Engineering - Other Amarilis Vargas Fernan Balsalubre Mary Mansfield
MAE Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Amarilis Vargas Fernan Balsalubre Mary Mansfield
ECE Electrical & Computer Engineering Amarilis Vargas Fernan Balsalubre Mary Mansfield
CSE Computer Science & Engineering Amarilis Vargas Fernan Balsalubre Mary Mansfield
Bioengineering Amarilis Vargas Fernan Balsalubre Mary Mansfield
Structural Engineering Amarilis Vargas Fernan Balsalubre Mary Mansfield
Nanoengineering Amarilis Vargas Fernan Balsalubre Mary Mansfield
CRL Center for Research in Language Oudone Sisanachandeng Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
CER Center for Energy Research Susanna Pastell Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
CMRR Center for Memory and Recording Research Oudone Sisanachandeng Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
SDSC San Diego Supercomputer Center Luz Molina Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
IEM/GC Institute of Engineering in Medicine Oudone Sisanachandeng Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
BCI Biocircuits Institute Oudone Sisanachandeng Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
CCIS Center for Comparative Immigration Studies Oudone Sisanachandeng Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Qualcomm Institute/Calit2 Oudone Sisanachandeng Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
CHD Center for Human Development Oudone Sisanachandeng Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
INC Institute for Neural Computation Oudone Sisanachandeng Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
CASS Center for Astrophysics & Space Sciences Oudone Sisanachandeng Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Kavli Institute for Brain and Mind Oudone Sisanachandeng Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Animal Care Program Oudone Sisanachandeng Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
CCB Center for Circadian Biology Oudone Sisanachandeng Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
FF21 Food & Fuel for the 21st Century Oudone Sisanachandeng Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
CILAS Center for Iberian & Latin American Studies Oudone Sisanachandeng Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
CDDI Center for Drug Discovery Innovation Oudone Sisanachandeng Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
CGJ Center on Global Justice Oudone Sisanachandeng Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Physical Sciences Oudone Sisanachandeng Derek Jackson Trevor Johnson
Chemistry & Biochemistry Oudone Sisanachandeng Derek Jackson Trevor Johnson
Mathematics Oudone Sisanachandeng Derek Jackson Trevor Johnson
Physics Oudone Sisanachandeng Derek Jackson Trevor Johnson
Rady School of Management Derek Jackson Derek Jackson Trevor Johnson
School of Global Policy and Strategy Derek Jackson Derek Jackson Trevor Johnson
IGCC Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation Derek Jackson Derek Jackson Trevor Johnson
CREATE Center for Educ Equity, Assessment, Teaching Excellence Derek Jackson Derek Jackson Trevor Johnson
Anthropology Derek Jackson Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Economics Derek Jackson Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Ethnic Studies Derek Jackson Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Linguistics Derek Jackson Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Political Science Derek Jackson Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Psychology Derek Jackson Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Sociology Derek Jackson Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Communication Derek Jackson Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Urban Studies & Planning Derek Jackson Derek Jackson Trevor Johnson
Cognitive Science Susanna Pastell Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Education Studies Derek Jackson Susanna Pastell Trevor Johnson
Anesthesiology Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Cynthia Escobedo Lisa Gu
CMM Cellular & Molecular Medicine Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Cynthia Escobedo Erin Zardouzian
CTRI Clinical & Translational Research Institute Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Sabrina Teklezghi Lisa Gu
Dermatology Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Sabrina Teklezghi Ann Tsueng
Emergency Medicine Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Sabrina Teklezghi Erin Zardouzian
Family Medicine & Public Health Sennite Meche Michael Brown Ann Tsueng
Medicine - Allergy Sennite Meche Michael Brown Ann Tsueng
Medicine - Biomedical Informatics Sennite Meche Michael Brown Ann Tsueng
Medicine - Cardiology Sennite Meche Michael Brown Erin Zardouzian
Medicine - Endocrinology Sennite Meche Michael Brown Erin Zardouzian
Medicine - Gastroenterology Sennite Meche Michael Brown Erin Zardouzian
Medicine - General Medicine Sennite Meche Michael Brown Ann Tsueng
Medicine - Genetics Sennite Meche Michael Brown Ann Tsueng
Medicine - Geriatrics Sennite Meche Michael Brown Ann Tsueng
Medicine - Global Public Health Sennite Meche Michael Brown Ann Tsueng
Medicine - Hematology/ Oncology Sennite Meche Michael Brown Ann Tsueng
Medicine - Infectious Diseases Sennite Meche Michael Brown Erin Zardouzian
Medicine - Nephrology Sennite Meche Michael Brown Erin Zardouzian
Medicine - Physiology Sennite Meche Michael Brown Ann Tsueng
Medicine - Pulmonary Sennite Meche Michael Brown Erin Zardouzian
Medicine - Rheumatology Sennite Meche Michael Brown Ann Tsueng
Medicine - Endo/Metabolism Sennite Meche Michael Brown Ann Tsueng
Medicine - Owen Clinic Sennite Meche Michael Brown Ann Tsueng
Medicine - Other Sennite Meche Michael Brown Ann Tsueng
Medicine - Cardiology Academic Research Administration Sennite Meche Michael Brown Ann Tsueng
Medicine - Graduate Student Aid Rheumatology Sennite Meche Michael Brown Ann Tsueng
Moores Cancer Center Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Cynthia Escobedo Lisa Gu
Neurosciences - CRBS Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Sabrina Teklezghi Jeff Warner
Neurosciences Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Sabrina Teklezghi Jeff Warner
Neurosciences - ADCS Sabrina Teklezghi Sabrina Teklezghi Jeff Warner
Neurosciences - CIHED Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Sabrina Teklezghi Jeff Warner
Ophthalmology Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Cynthia Escobedo Erin Zardouzian
Orthopaedic Surgery Sennite Meche Cynthia Escobedo Erin Zardouzian
Pathology Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Cynthia Escobedo Erin Zardouzian
Pediatrics Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Suzanne Wolff Stella Sung
Pharmacology Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Sabrina Teklezghi Erin Zardouzian
Psychiatry Sennite Meche Cynthia Escobedo Ann Tsueng
IRA Institute for Research on Aging Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Cynthia Escobedo Ann Tsueng
Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Sabrina Teklezghi Lisa Gu
Radiology Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Cynthia Escobedo Erin Zardouzian
Reproductive Medicine Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Cynthia Escobedo Lisa Gu
Skaggs School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Cynthia Escobedo Erin Zardouzian
IGM Institute for Genomic Medicine Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Cynthia Escobedo Erin Zardouzian
Surgery Sennite Meche Cynthia Escobedo Erin Zardouzian
Urology Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Cynthia Escobedo Lisa Gu
Health Sciences - Other Elizabeth Tran-Nguyen Stella Sung Stella Sung