Staff

Sonya Alvarado

Academic Personnel Coordinator

3237 Elings Hall
Administration of academic personnel.

Alana Beal

Administrative and Special Projects Analyst

3448 Elings Hall
Events coordination, conference room reservations, and travel logistics.

David Bothman

Development Engineer

3227 Elings Hall
Designing and building scientific instruments; helping researchers and students working in the Microfluidics Laboratory and Innovation Workshop; mentoring students.

Brian Dincau

Lab Manager
Microfluidics Laboratory and Innovation Workshop

Facilitating researchers working in the Microfluidics Laboratory and Innovation Workshop; manager for the Microfluidics Laboratory and Innovation Workshop.

Julie Dunson

Financial Manager

3243 Elings Hall
Management of CNSI’s Financial Organization.

Christopher Gloo

Purchasing Coordinator

3448 Elings Hall
Purchasing, shipping, and receiving.

Bob Hanson

Building Manager

3233 Elings Hall
Point of contact to all users and occupants of Elings Hall regarding Building Operations and Services.

Debbie Kleinpeter

BioPACIFIC MIP Administrative Coordinator

3239 Elings Hall
Main point of contact for the BioPACIFIC MIP, providing administrative support and visitor coordination.

Kelsey Leonard Moore

Quantum Foundry Administrative Coordinator

3248 Elings Hall
Administrative support for the NSF Quantum Foundry at UC Santa Barbara.

Tal Margalith

Executive Director of Technology

3235 Elings Hall
Oversight of CNSI's innovation initiatives and resources - shared facilities, technology translation and startup incubation, Challenge Grants, and industry partnerships.

Sherylle Mills Englander

Executive Director for Strategic Initiatives and Operations

3450 Elings Hall
Ideation, management, and execution of CNSI’s strategic initiatives and center level projects, with an emphasis on I&E.

Rachel Schoeppner

Specialist
Lab Manager
Quantum Structures Facility and Confocal Microscope and Spectroscopy Facility

3227 Elings Hall
Facilitating researchers working in the Quantum Structures and Confocal Microscope and Spectroscopy Facilities; manager for the Quantum Structures and Confocal Microscope and Spectroscopy Facilities.

Jennifer Smith

Project Scientist
Lab Manager
Biological Nanostructures Laboratory

3217 Elings Hall
Assists researchers using instrumentation in the Biological Nanostructures Laboratory in research areas from biology to engineering.

Teddy Thomas

Financial Analyst

3241 Elings Hall

Paul Weakliem

CNSI Computing Support
Co-Director, Center for Scientific Computing

3231 Elings Hall
Co-manages the CSC HPC systems; assists researchers in using computation and HPC in furthering their research; provides technical support at CNSI.