March 02, 2009

SPO Leadership Announcement

Pam Miller is joining us as the new Director of the Sponsored Projects Office on Monday, March 2, 2009.

Pam comes to us from the University of San Francisco where she established their first Office of Sponsored Projects and served as its Director. Prior to joining USF in 2003, Pam was a member of the graduate faculty and a research administrator at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale (1984-2000) and Director of the sponsored projects office at the University of Southern Mississippi (2000-2003). Pam also brings to the office her experience working as a researcher. She received her Masters in Education from Penn State University and received her Ph.D. in Education from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. She also has published over 25 journal articles and made over 60 professional presentations related to her own research, training, and service interests in the fields of Education and Research Administration, and has received grants totaling over $1.6M from governmental and private agencies, including the U.S. Department of Education and the Jesuit Foundation. Pam is also very active in the research administration field nationally. She has served as the Editor of The Journal of Research Administration from 1995 to 2001 and is currently the President of the Society of Research Administrators International (SRA).

Pam’s telephone number is 642-2925, and her email is Please join us in welcoming her to Berkeley and to the Research Administration and Compliance Office.