Earth Institute Staff Directory

Office of Finance and Administration

The Finance & Administration (F&A) office is comprised of seven units, each of which provides services to the research units and to other core/administrative units. All F&A units interact with Central University departments to ensure that the Institute is in compliance with University policy. These units include the offices of Budget, Controller, Treasury, General Counsel, EVP Finance, CUIT, Human Resources, Procurement, Facilities, Sponsored Projects Administration and Sponsored Projects Finance. F&A is responsible for approving all budgets, security requests, high-dollar threshold transactions, and hires. They oversee budget planning and spending, including ICR, cost-shares, and transfers, and handle EI Portal management.