Finance and Business Services

Finance and Business Services

We seek to provide exemplary business and financial services through professionalism, reliability, and outstanding customer service, in support of the strategic goals of The Department of Physics and its community.

Financial Planning and Analysis

Our Vision and Values

Departmental Budgeting






Research Administration

A full directory of Research Administrative support for the Physics Department can be accessed here. For general inquiries about CSS-Research Administration in the Physics Department, please contact Anil More, Director of Administration, at (510) 642-0568.


New Proposal Intake Form


Marissa Saraf
Finance and Business Services Manager

Simon Leaver-Appelman
Financial Analyst


Our Research Administration Team 

Lekesha Ponde, Contracts & Grants Supervisor

Helen Vance

Ying Zhang

David Wemhaner, Pre-Award



Stephen Pride Raffel
Financial Services Analyst