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Faculty Affairs


Business & Finance

Christopher Sobieray
Business Analyst
(813) 974-7137

Human Resources

Myrna Lugo, MA
Fiscal & Business Administrator
(813) 974-3119

Jenitz Santos-Prado
Faculty Services Administrator
(813) 396-9927          

Heather Howell, MBA, MS
Sr. Human Resources Analyst                                                                         
(813) 974-5037

Vanessa Wright 
HR Consultant
(813) 396-9934

Patricia Howard
Unit HR Coordinator
(813) 974-1352

Lizzette Sanchez, MA
Faculty Services Administrator
(813) 974-5849


Diane Burns
Sr. Benefits Specialist - MCOM Faculty
(813) 974-6792

Office Support

Lila Edwards
Fiscal & Business Analyst
(813) 974-4950

Diane Gunnell
Executive Administrative Specialist to Dr. Haywood Brown
(813) 974-2060

Clarissa Rodriguez, MHA, LSSGB
Program & Project Manager
(813) 974-8912

Promotion & Tenure

Patty Barrett 
Faculty Services Administrator
(813) 974-1334

Executive Recruitment

Mark Gallucci, MA, CPRP
Assistant Director, Executive Recruitment
(813) 974-5747

Physical and Mailing Address

Physical Address

13101 Bruce B. Downs Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33612
CMS 3063
Phone: (813) 974-2060             
Fax: (813) 974-3886

Mailing Address

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

Faculty and Academic Affairs 

To contact us please review the complete list of our department staff.  


Haywood Brown, MD
Sr. Associate Vice President, Faculty and Academic Affairs, USF Health
Vice Dean, Faculty Affairs, Morsani College of Medicine
Associate Dean, Diversity, Morsani College of Medicine
Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
(813) 974-4210  

Catherine M. Lynch, MD
Associate Vice President
Associate Dean, MCOM
Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
(813) 974-1582

Olga J. Joanow, JD
Associate Vice President, Faculty Relations
Associate Dean, MCOM
(813) 974-1676

Burt Anderson, PhD
Associate Dean
Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine
(813) 974-2608

Javier Cuevas, PhD
Associate Dean, Faculty and Academic Affairs
Associate Vice President, Faculty and Academic Affairs
Professor, Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology 
(813) 974-1545

Fayyadh Yusuf, PhD
Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery and Brain Repair  
(813) 259-0801