Getting Started

Department Contacts

Name/Email Phone Office Location Resource
Grant Hartzog 831-459-5826 Sins 349 Department Chair
Teel Lopez 831-459-2385 Sins 225 Department Manager
Grace Kistler-Fair 831-459-2632 Sins 225 Graduate Program Coordinator
Carrie Niblett 831-459-4986 Sins 225 Department Assistant

Molecular, Cell & Developmental Biology Department Office Info

Monday through Friday
8:00am to 12:00pm & 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Sinsheimer Laboratories (Sins) 225
Mailing Address
University of California, Santa Cruz
MCD Biology Department
1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
General Contact
Phone: (831) 459-4986
Fax:   (831) 459-3139

Academic Personnel Contacts

The Molecular, Cell & Developmental Biology Department is affiliated with the Physical and Biological Sciences Division. This division has its own Academic Personnel Office. These staff are available to assist with questions regarding payroll, health insurance, and other benefits questions. This office is located on the 5th Floor of the Physical Sciences Building (PSB).

Laura Lopez, Personnel Coordinator

Kiyana Kemayo, Academic Payroll/Personnel Analyst

Research Accountants

This division also has its own Research Accountants. These staff are available to assist with managing your research funds. Click here to find your accountant.