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BNN Department Staff

Mission Statement

"The Mission of the BNN Administration is to provide excellent financial and administrative support to the Departments of Biology and Cell Biology & Neuroscience and the Natural Reserve System at the University of California, Riverside, which perform research, teaching and community outreach."

Business Office
Payroll (NAPSU)
Machine Shop
Laboratory Prep
Academic Coordinators
Undergraduate Student Affairs
Graduate Student Affairs
Enrollment Management Center

The staff handles purchasing of equipment and supplies, accounting, grant preparation and management, communications, laboratory preparation and support for teaching, facilities maintenance. Other areas listed for reference are Payroll, the Graduate and Undergraduate Advising Centers, Enrollment Management Center and the Vivarium.


Business Office...

  • Jeri Haley Analyst III; Financial Operations Manager (951) 827-2965
  • Tanya Hinh Analyst II; CBNS Contract and Grant Preawards and Postawards (951) 827-5935
  • Wendi Tapia Analyst II; Biology Contract and Grant Preawards and Postawards (951) 827-2282
  • Tara Pastucha Administrative Specialist; Supervisor/Purchasing (951) 827-5937
  • Maggie Tello-Case Administrative Assistant; Purchasing/Printing/Front Office Support (951) 827-5915
  • TBA Administrative Assistant; Travel/Seminars/Front Office (951) 827-5903


Personnel Services


  • Jay Palma Administrative Specialist; Payroll (951) 827-4367
  • Mary Stuart Administrative Assistant; Payroll (951) 827-4799



Machine Shop...


The Laboratory Prep Staff...

The Laboratory Prep Staff


Academic Coordinator...


Undergraduate Student Affairs...

See the CNAS Undergraduate Academic Advising Center
  • (951) 827-7294 or (951) 827-3102


Graduate Student Affairs...

See the CNAS Graduate Student Affairs Center
  • (951) 827-4716 or (800) 735-0717


Enrollment Management Center...

See the CNAS Enrollment Management Center


See Office of the Campus Veterinarian
  • (951) 827-5912