Contact Our Team

The Keck School Office of Research Administration is available to assist the school community with Research Administration related needs. Our team works on a variety of tasks, they have been broadly broken down below.

Research Compliance Help:

School Sponsored Grant & Contract Proposal Submission Review:

Dean’s Research Services/Shared Services:

Biochemistry & Molecular Medicine:

Integrative Anatomical Sciences:

Research Funding Opportunities, Research Events, Communications, Website:

Administrative Support and Scheduling:

Inquires about the following topics are frequently asked by KSOM faculty and research administration:

USC and KSOM Research Policies and Procedures:

  • Who May be a PI at USC?
  • Grant Cost Allowability and Allocability
  • Indirect Cost Partial Waivers
  • Advance Funding
  • Cost Shares
  • Grant Transfers
  • Effort Reporting

Who:

KSOM Recharge Centers/Cores

Meet the Team

  • Senior Research Administrative Director
    Oversees Keck School Research Administration and provides business support to Basic Science Departments and Institutes as needed
    (323) 442-3568
    janet.stoeckert@usc.edu

  • Associate Research Administrative Director
    Oversees Keck School of Medicine grant proposal submissions and provides business support
    (323) 442-1149
    marie.choi@med.usc.edu

  • Senior Research Administrator
    Oversees Deans Research Services, internal funding opportunities for Keck School of Medicine and special projects for the Office of Research
    (323) 442-5915
    caroline.sakai@med.usc.edu

  • Assistant Research Administrator
    Reviews administrative components of Keck School of Medicine grant and contract proposals
    brianna.alvarado@med.usc.edu

  • Administrative Assistant II
    Provides administrative support to the Office of Research Administration
    (323) 442-1148
    amatulli@usc.edu

  • Home Department Payroll/Personnel Coordinator I
    Provides Human Resources and Payroll assistance to the Departments of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, Integrative Anatomical Sciences, and to other basic science laboratories as assigned.

    aidadele@usc.edu

  • Associate Research Administrator
    Reviews administrative components of Keck School of Medicine grant and contract proposals
    (323) 442-1784
    jessica.madridhurtado@med.usc.edu

  • Assistant Research Administrator
    Reviews administrative components of Keck School of Medicine grant and contract proposals
    johnr354@usc.edu

  • Research Administrator
    Provides pre and/or post award support to Shared Services departments
    sorisho@usc.edu

  • Associate Research Administrator
    Manages internal funding opportunities for Keck School of Medicine, Office of Research Administration communications and marketing.
    videc@usc.edu