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Staff Directory

Building Abbreviations:

  • ECON = Economics Building
  • SH = Sequoyah Hall

 

Staff Directory Name and Info
Chris Chatfield

Chris Chatfield

Job Title: Project Manager, Faculty Assistant 

Overview: Project manager for the Econ Video Handbooks. Provides faculty support for Professor Joel Watson's research, service and instruction, including support for his nonprofit company, EconJobMarket.org, that helps run the market for academic economists.       

Office Phone: N/A

Room/Office#: N/A

Email: cchatfield@ucsd.edu

Working Hours: M-F 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Jennifer Buenrostro

Jennifer Buenrostro

Job Title: Undergraduate Advisor II

Overview: Assisting with all undergraduate advising needs that consist of enrollment, course petitions and major requests. Overseeing several different programs for the department that include but are not limited to: Student Awards, Honors Program and Triton Days.     

Office Phone: 858-534-3385

Room/Office#: SH 245B

Email: jmbuenrostro@ucsd.edu

Working Hours: M-F 7:30 am – 4:00 pm

Nicole Daneshvar

Nicole Daneshvar

Job Title: Business Operations Manager

Overview: Oversees department financial administration (including state funds, contracts/grants, intramural awards, grad funds, gifts/endowments), staff human resources, and business operations management.   

Office Phone: 858-822-1231

Room/Office#: SH 254

Email: ndaneshvar@ucsd.edu

Working Hours: M-F 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Andrew Flores

Andrew Flores

Job Title: Instructional Services Coordinator

Overview: Responsible for the quarterly schedule build, the hiring of Instructional Assistants (TAs, Readers, UIAs), ordering textbooks, and submitting course changes. Reviews CAPEs for Instructors and TAs each quarter.

Office Phone: 858-534-1867

Room/Office#: N/A

Email: aflores@ucsd.edu

Working Hours: M-F 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Michelle Galvez

Michelle Galvez

Job Title: Project Manager

Overview: Process reimbursements, reconciles travel, coordinates Development Econ Team events and seminars. Faculty support for the Development Econ Team and Economics Department.

Office Phone: 858-722-7765

Room/Office#: SH 242

Email: mgzhou@ucsd.edu

Working Hours: M-F 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Sue King

Sue King

Job Title: Chief Administrative Officer

Overview: Reports to the department chair, and works with her/him to oversee all department operations including academic personal, staff human resources, undergraduate program, graduate student employment and support, finance, space and facilities maintenance.      

Office Phone: 858-534-1056

Room/Office#: SH 256

Email: sking@ucsd.edu

Working Hours: M-F 7:00 am - 3:30 pm

Tracy Liu

Tracy Liu

Job Title: Academic Personnel Analyst

Overview: Oversight and management of administrative academic personnel functions for faculty, lecturers, and scholars.   

Office Phone: 858-534-3384

Room/Office#: SH 252

Email: trL002@ucsd.edu

Working Hours: M-F 7:00 am - 3:30 pm

Genna Petoscia

Genna Petoscia

Job Title: Undergraduate Advisor II

Overview: Advises students in our majors regarding course selection, enrollment, and graduation requirements. 

Office Phone: TBD

Room/Office#: SH 245 A

Email: gpetoscia@ucsd.edu

Working Hours: M-F 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Gabriela Ray

Gabriela Ray

Job Title: Student Services Officer

Overview: Advise students in our majors about courses, enrollment, and major requirements.

Office Phone: 858-534-3386

Room/Office#: SH 245

Email: gray@ucsd.edu

Working Hours: M-F 7:30 am - 4:00 pm

UCSD ECON

Michael Ryan

Job Title: Director of Student Affairs

Overview: Oversight of the undergraduate and graduate programs, including formulation of annual teaching schedule, graduate student employment and compensation, graduate and undergraduate advising, students of concern and problem resolution.

Office Phone: 858-534-1058

Room/Office#: SH 247

Email: mpryan@ucsd.edu

Working Hours: On Leave

UCSD Economics Department

Ophira Shalev

Job Title: Staff Research Associate 

Overview: Provides support for faculty Prof. Muralidharan, manages, organizes, and edits his upcoming book on fixing the Indian state.

Office Phone: N/A

Room/Office#: GPS 1306

Email: oshalev@ucsd.edu

Jessica Williams

Jessica Williams

Job Title: Graduate Advisor

Overview: Point of contact for all graduate processes including admissions, job market, qualifying examinations, advancement to candidacy and graduation.

Office Phone: N/A

Room/Office#: SH 251

Email: jjwilliams@ucsd.edu

Working Hours: M-F 7:00 am - 3:30 pm

UCSD ECON

Andrew Zau

Job Title: Statistician

Overview: Data analyst for the San Diego Education Research Alliance. Research involves education policy, accountability, achievement, and equity.

Office Phone: 858-822-4521

Room/Office#: SH 240

Email: azau@ucsd.edu