Departmental Staff

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J. Antonío Bañuelos

Program Specialist, PREP & MARC

Email: 
jbanuelo@unm.edu
Office: 
CAST 200

Duty Area/s:

Administration , Teaching/Student Support

Julieta Bettinelli

Supervisor, Teaching Lab

Email: 
julibet@unm.edu
Office: 
Science & Math Learning Center, Room 174

Duty Area/s:

Administration , Teaching/Student Support

Specific Duties:

  • Anatomy and Physiology I and II Labs

Chris Black

Sr. Fiscal Services Tech

Email: 
cjblack@unm.edu
Phone: 
277-2742
Office: 
111 Castetter Hall

Duty Area/s:

Accounting

Nicole Caimi

Supervisor, Teaching Lab

Email: 
ncaimi@unm.edu
Phone: 
505-277-3262
Office: 
37 & 39B Castetter Hall

Duty Area/s:

Administration , Teaching/Student Support

Specific Duties:

  • Medical & Basic Microbiology Labs

Tyler Clayshulte

Photo: Tyler Clayshulte

Senior Academic Advisor, College of A&S

Email: 
bioadviz@unm.edu
Office: 
CAST 62

Duty Area/s:

Teaching/Student Support

Lili Dai

Senior Academic Advisor, College of A&S

Email: 
bioadviz@unm.edu
Office: 
Castetter 63

Duty Area/s:

Teaching/Student Support

Specific Duties:

  • Undergraduate Advisement

Jenna (Reeger) Fonta

Photo: Jenna Fonta

Supervisor, Teaching Lab

she/her
Email: 
jennafonta@unm.edu
Phone: 
505-277-3723
Office: 
68 Castetter Hall

Duty Area/s:

Administration , Teaching/Student Support

Specific Duties:

  • Preparing and organizing materials for Biology Core Labs
  • Biology Department website maintenance

Donna George

Department Administrator R-3

Email: 
dgeorge@unm.edu
Phone: 
505-277-1715
Office: 
178 Castetter Hall

Duty Area/s:

Administration

Specific Duties:

  • Administrator for the Department of Biology
  • Coordination of Department Interactions with the College of Arts & Sciences, Provost, & OVPR
  • Coordination of Departmental IT, Human Resources, & Accounting
  • Departmantal Human Resources
  • Effort Certifications
  • Faculty Hires
  • Oversight of Departmental Payroll Processing
  • Oversight of Departmental Staff Hires & Student Hires
  • Purchasing Requests Approval
  • Requests for New Positions from HR Compensation
  • Requests for Staff Career Ladders & Reclassificatons
  • Requests for Staff Hires from the College of Arts & Sciences

Gracie Gonzalez

Administrative Assistant to the Dept. Chair

Email: 
ggonzalez1@unm.edu
Phone: 
505-277-2496
Office: 
167F Castetter Hall

Duty Area/s:

Administration

Specific Duties:

  • Administrative Support to the Department Chair
  • Promotion & Tenure Coordinator
  • Adjunct Appointment Coordinator
  • J1/H1-B Visa Coordinator

Matt Henkel

IT Tech Support II
A&S Admin Support

Email: 
mhenkel@unm.edu
Office: 
CAST 165C

Duty Area/s:

IT

Amy Jankowski

Biology Librarian, Centennial Library

Email: 
ajankowski@unm.edu

Duty Area/s:

Research , Teaching/Student Support

Phil Johnston

Facilities Operations Manager

Email: 
philjohnston@unm.edu
Phone: 
office: 277-5060, cell: 639-2160
Office: 
131 Castetter Hall

Duty Area/s:

Facilities

Specific Duties:

  • Facility Operations

Rebecca Keeshen

Unit Administrator I, NHNM and MSB

Email: 
rebecca@unm.edu
Office: 
MARN 121

Duty Area/s:

Administration , Research

Joanne Kuestner

Administrative Assistant III, Museum of Southwest Biology

Office: 
CERIA 204

Duty Area/s:

Administration

Tayli Lam

Photo: Tayli Lam

Manager, Research Administration

Email: 
tlam@unm.edu
Phone: 
277-1794
Office: 
167B Castetter Hall

Duty Area/s:

Accounting , Administration

Specific Duties:

  • Department Financial Policies
  • F&A Distribution Questions
  • General Inquiries
  • Grant Closeouts
  • Journal Voucher (JV) Approvals
  • Reimbursement Approvals
  • Requisition Approvals
  • Unrestricted & Grant Accounting Inquiries

Kristian Macaron

Photo: Kristian  Macaron

Senior Academic Advisor, College of A&S

She/her(s)/ella
Email: 
bioadviz@unm.edu
Office: 
Castetter 64

Duty Area/s:

Teaching/Student Support

Specific Duties:

  • Undergraduate Advisement

Kathy Madrid

Photo: Kathy Madrid

Accountant II

Email: 
kmadrid@unm.edu
Phone: 
277-3410
Office: 
113 Castetter Hall

Duty Area/s:

Accounting

Specific Duties:

  • Grant Closeouts
  • Journal Vouchers (JVs)
  • Monthly Reporting
  • Unrestricted & Grant Accounting Inquiries

Teresa Mayfield

Program Specialist, Museum of Southwest Biology

Email: 
jegelewiczt@unm.edu

Duty Area/s:

Administration

Elizabeth Milford

Photo: Elizabeth  Milford

Sr. Research Scientist I
Riparian Ecologist

She/her
Email: 
emilford@unm.edu
Phone: 
(505) 277-3822 x227
Office: 
Marron 220

Duty Area/s:

Research

Specific Duties:

  • Co-PI on multiple riparian research and monitoring projects primarily focused on wetland assessment, riparian vegetation monitoring and vegetation mapping

Monica Naranjo

Coordinator, Lecture Demonstration
Satya Witt

Email: 
mnaran01@unm.edu

Duty Area/s:

Administration , Teaching/Student Support

Wesley Noe

Photo: Wesley Noe

Coordinator, Lecture Demonstration
Greenhouse Facilities Manager

He/they
Email: 
wnoe@unm.edu

Duty Area/s:

Facilities

Sarina Ochoa

Senior Academic Advisor (Graduate Program)
Graduate Program Coordinator

Email: 
BioGrad@unm.edu
Phone: 
277-1712
Office: 
188 Castetter Hall

Duty Area/s:

Administration , Teaching/Student Support

Specific Duties:

  • Graduate Program Coordinator
  • Departmental Course Catalog
  • Departmental Class Schedule
  • Scholarships
  • Room Reservations for Castetter Hall Rooms 51, 55, 57, 100
  • Desk Copies of Textbooks
  • Evaluation Kit Setup

Evan Sandoval

Department HR Representative

Email: 
ejsando22@unm.edu
Phone: 
277-3266
Office: 
165B Castetter Hall

Duty Area/s:

Administration

Specific Duties:

  • Electronic Personnel Action Form (EPAF)
  • Payroll
  • Staff Hires & Human Resources
  • Student Hires
  • Temporary Part-time (TPT) Hires
  • Term Extension Renewals
  • Time Sheets

Jennifer Sharp

Facilities Operations Manager
Animal Research Facility

Email: 
jlilsharp@unm.edu
Phone: 
505-277-5835
Office: 
005 Castetter Hall

Duty Area/s:

Facilities

Shareen Siegrist

Photo: Shareen Siegrist

Sr. Fiscal Services Tech.

Email: 
shareen@unm.edu
Phone: 
277-3554
Office: 
111 Castetter Hall

Duty Area/s:

Accounting

Specific Duties:

  • PCard Review
  • Purchasing of Goods & Services ( > $10,000)
  • Travel Booking
  • Travel Reimbursement

Luke Tyler

Facilities Tech

Email: 
jltyler2@unm.edu
Phone: 
505-850-2094
Office: 
2D Castetter Hall

Duty Area/s:

Facilities

Bruce Yazzie

Lead Shipping/Receiving Coordinator

Email: 
byazzie@unm.edu
Phone: 
277-8320
Office: 
1480 Castetter Hall

Duty Area/s:

Facilities

Specific Duties:

  • Annual Physical Inventory & New Asset Tags
  • Departmental Fleet Vehicles (scheduling)
  • Departmental Storeroom
  • Shipping & Receiving
  • Surplus