Services and Contacts

Physical Address

13101 Bruce B. Downs Blvd
3rd Floor, Faculty Affairs

Tampa, FL 33612
Location: CMS 3063
Phone: 813-974-5105

Fax: 813-974-7527

Mailing Address

12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd.
MDC 53
Tampa, FL 33612

Faculty and Academic Affairs

Sr. Associate Vice President of Faculty and Academic Affairs
USF Health Vice Dean, Faculty and Academic Affairs, Morsani College of Medicine

vmparisi@health.usf.edu
Phone: 396-2677 
Mail Drop: MDC 53 
Location: CMS 3063
Contact: Martina Goller


Olga J. Joanow, J.D.

Director, Faculty Relations

ojoanow@health.usf.edu 
Phone: 974-1676
Mail Drop: MDC 53
Location: CMS 3063
For Appointments Contact: Pamela Nichols



  • Academic Human Resource Policy Development
  • Assignment and Evaluation
  • Sabbaticals and Professional Development Leave
  • Exit Interviews
  • Separations
  • Informal Disputes & Grievance Resolution
  • Sexual Harassment Complaints
  • Discrimination Complaints
  • AAMC Women in Medicine Programs
  • ROAD Assistance

Ly Nguyen-Miranda, M.A.

Assistant Dean , Faculty Affairs-MCOM
Director, Faculty Affairs, USF- Health

lnguyenm@health.usf.edu
Phone: 974-7728
Mail Drop: MDC 53
Location: CMS 3053
For Appointments Contact: Martina Goller




MCOM Faculty Appointments

  • Recruitment 
    • Recruitment Authority 
    • Search Process 
    • Hiring Approval 
    • Letters of Offer 
    • Appointment/Pay Input 
    • Employment Contracts 
  • Faculty Personnel Actions 
    • Compensation Actions 
    • Compensation Verification/Approval 
    • J-1, H-1B, and O-1 Visa Application Approval

Myrna I. Lugo, M.A.

Faculty Services Administrator 

milugo@health.usf.edu
Phone: 974-3119
Mail Drop: MDC 53
Location: CMS 3061



  • Recruitment 
    • Recruitment Authority-Basic Sciences 
    • Search Process 
    • Hiring Approval 
    • Letters of Offer 
    • Appointment/Pay Input Recruitment 
  • Faculty Personnel Actions 
    • Compensation Actions 
    • Compensation Verification/Approval 
    • Joint, Courtesy and Voluntary Appointments 
    • J-1, H-1B, and O-1 Visa Application Approvals 
  • CON, COP, & COPH Faculty Appointments And Health Temporary (previously OPS) Faculty and Postdoctoral Scholars

Jenitz Santos-Prado

Faculty Services Administrator

jenitzsantos@health.usf.edu
Phone: 396-9927
Mail Drop: MDC 53
Location: CMS 3066



  • Recruitment 
    • Recruitment Authority-Clinical Appointments 
    • Search Process 
    • Hiring Approval 
    • Letters of Offer 
    • Appointment/Pay Input Recruitment 
  • Faculty Personnel Actions 
    • Compensation Actions 
    • Compensation Approval 
    • Compensation Verification/Approval 
    • Joint, Courtesy and Voluntary Appointments 
  • USFPG Credentialing Liaison 
  • TGH Credentialing Liaison

Vanessa Wright

Onboarding Specialist/Unit HR Coordinator

vwright@health.usf.edu
Phone: 396-9934
Mail Drop: MDC 53
Location: CMS 3060


  • Onboarding-Clinical Faculty (includes Right-start) 
  • USFPG Liaison 
  • Right-start-Non-Clinical Basic Sciences
  • Non-Compensated appointments (including LVHN)

Patty Barrett, B.A.

Faculty Services Administrator 

pbarret1@health.usf.edu
Phone: 974-1334
Mail Drop: MDC 49
Location: CMS 3068



  • Promotion and Tenure 
  • Voluntary Faculty Promotion 
  • Progress Toward Tenure (Mid-Tenure) Review 
  • Faculty Appointments 
    • Advanced Rank for review by MCOM APT Committee 
  • Appointment, Promotion and Tenure Committee 
  • Faculty Council


Office Support

Martina Goller

Executive Administrative Specialist

mgoller@health.usf.edu
Phone: 974-4950
Mail Drop: MDC 49
Location: CMS 3063

Marlene Leary 

Front Desk Receptionist

learym@health.usf.edu
Phone: 974-5105
Mail Drop: MDC 53
Location: CMS 3063

Pamela Nichols, M.P.A.

Administrative Specialist

pnichols@health.usf.edu
Phone: 974-1352
Mail Drop: MDC 53
Location: CMS 3056

Cassandra Rivera, B.A.

Administrative Specialist
cassandrar@health.usf.edu
Phone: 974-4944
Mail Drop: MDC 53

Location: 3078B

Carla Salazar B.S.

Clerical/Data Entry for Faculty appointments
Phone: 974-5903

Mail Drop: MDC 53

Chassidy Mayhew

Student Assistant
Phone: 974-5903

Mail Drop: MDC 53