People

Staff

ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF

Tampa Campus

Name Description of Duties

Brie Matier, MS

Academic Services Administrator/Manager

bmatier@usf.edu
813 974 6210

brie matier

  • Oversees office management and supervision of staff
  • Department HR representative for hiring and recruitment
  • Department operating budget
  • Faculty assignments
  • T&P and annual evaluations
  • General office questions
  • Travel and purchasing training

Joan Faull, BA

Unit Research Administrator

joanfaull@usf.edu
813 974 5188

joanfaull

  • Grants administrator (federal, state, student, private and international fund sources)
  • Pre & Post-award support
  • Grant proposals
  • USF sponsored research liaison
  • Grant funded travel
  • Research appointments

Christine Brubaker, BA

Academic Program Specialist – Graduate

brubaker@usf.edu
813 974 4747

cbrubaker

  • Graduate program administrator
  • Graduate admissions
  • Graduate program support (committees, recruitment events, onboarding, training, graduation guidance)
  • Tuition waivers
  • TA appointmentss

Antonette “Ann” Green, MA

Academic Program Specialist – Undergraduate

alg4@usf.edu
813 974 9639

agreen

  • Academic course schedule
  • Undergraduate research permits
  • Graduate course permits
  • Course syllabi
  • Room bookings
  • Travel arrangements for seminar speakers

Mary Mangiapia, MS

Laboratory Manager

mangiapia@usf.edu
813 974 5059

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  • Laboratory curriculum development and TA supervision of BSC2011L – Bio II
  • Laboratory ordering for teaching labs
  • Specimen collection and tank maintenance
  • Teaching laboratory safety officer

Richard Romeo “Romeo”

Research Engineering Technologist

rromeo1@usf.edu
813 974 2667

rr

  • Maintenance of research and teaching laboratory equipment
  • Department vehicle and vessel maintenance
  • Autoclave maintenance and safety training
  • Environmental chamber and greenhouse

Clare Dennison, PhD

EM Core Facility Manager

cldennison@usf.edu

cldennison

  • Operation and training in TEM and SEM microscope facility
  • Client sample preparation
  • Equipment maintenance
  • Department website developer
  • Key requests

Carolina Sarmiento Bravo, MS

Instrumentation Facility Manager

carolinasarm@usf.edu

csarmiento

  • Operation and training in a shared department instrumentation facility
  • Support for graduate and undergraduate research projects with: experimental design and setup, laboratory and field techniques and statistics and 

St. Petersburg Campus

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Name Description of Duties

Amanda Post

Administrative Specialist
Post1@usf.edu
7278374540

Administrative Specialist

DEBORAH L. HOWARD, Ms, MA

Teaching Lab Manager
dhoward5@usf.edu
7279734380

Teaching Lab Manager

MAHMOUD MOHAMMED, PhD

Research Lab Manager
mahmoud5@usf.edu

  • Responsible for all St. Petersburg research labs (Biology, ESP, and Chemistry)
  • Repairs and maintains research instrumentation
  • Troubleshoots, and handles research lab prep for hurricanes
  • Training of grad students, and maintains boat and jeep.