Staff

Marianne Bartholomew-Couts

Director of Administration

3311 Dwinelle Hall | (510) 642-2789 | history-manager@berkeley.edu

Office Hours: Monday 9am–12pm and Tuesday/Thursday 9am–12pm, 1–4pm

Responsibilities: 

  • staff personnel management
  • manage operations for finance, HR, student services, IT, and facilities
  • compliance and risk management
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Cassandra Castillo

Undergraduate (Major) Advisor

3226 Dwinelle Hall | (510) 642-0356 history-undergradadvisor@berkeley.edu

Office Hours: Mon-Fri:8:30am-12pm, 1-5pm

Remote - Mon/Fri
In-person -Tu-Thur

Making an appointment: please email history-undergradadvisor@berkeley.edu
Advising hours: 
  • Tuesday: 2-4pm- In person at 3226 Dwinelle Hall
  • Wednesday: 10am-12pm- Virtual Advising
  • Thursday: 10am-12pm- In person at 3226 Dwinelle Hall

Responsibilities: 
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Cassandra Castillo

Belén Flores

(Interim) Graduate Advisor 

Fully remotehistory-gradadvisor@berkeley.edu 

Office Hours: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 9am-4pm

*Scheduled Student Appointments Required:

Schedule a 15-minute advising appointment.

Schedule a 30-minute advising appointment

Responsibilities: 

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Paula Floro

Interim Director of Administration

Remote Only | history-manager@berkeley.edu

Office Hours:  Monday 1-5, Tuesday 8-12, Wednesday 8-12; 1-5; Friday 8-12

Responsibilities: 

  • staff personnel management
  • manage operations for finance, HR, student services, IT, and facilities
  • compliance and risk management
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Jan Haase

Financial Analyst

3314 Dwinelle Hall | (510) 642-4082 | history-budget@berkeley.edu

Office Hours: Mon-Fri: 9am -12pm, 1- 3:30pm

In Office - Tu/Wed
Remote - Mon/Thur/Fri

Responsibilities: 

  • financial management
  • budget support
  • financial advice and support
  • liaison regarding external grants
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David Harris

Curriculum Coordinator

3305 Dwinelle Hall | (510) 642-0016 history-scheduling@berkeley.edu

Office Hours: 

Mon/Tu/Thu: 9am -12pm, 1- 4pm; 
Wed/Fri: 10am - 12pm, 1pm - 4pm

In office - Mon/Tu/Fri
Remote - Wed/Thu

Responsibilities: 

  • course scheduling
  • one-time room requests
  • teaching evaluations
  • enrollment management
  • concurrent enrollment
  • media equipment issuance
David Harris, Human Resources Administrator

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Paulina Hartono

(Interim) Events Manager

 3229 Dwinelle Hall | (510) 642-1971history-events@berkeley.edu and history-office@berkeley.edu  

Responsibilities: 

  • department event planning and assistance 
  • front office administration
  • equipment management
  • key control
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Erin Leigh Inama

Graduate Admissions, Recruitment, and Outreach Advisor

3312 Dwinelle Hall | (510) 642-2378 | histadm@berkeley.edu

Office Hours: Mon–Fri: 9am–12pm, 1–4pm

Scheduled Student Appointments Required - click to schedule an advising appointment

Responsibilities: 

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Laura Marostica

Human Resources Administrator

3307 Dwinelle Hall | (510) 643-4441 | history-hr@berkeley.edu

Office Hours: 

Mon/Wed, 1pm - 3:30pm
Tu/Thu, 9am -12pm, 1- 4pm;
Fri, 9am -12pm; 1pm - 3:30pm

In Office - Tu/Thu
Remote - Mon/Wed/Fri

Responsibilities: 

  • hiring and payroll
  • academic student employee support
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Gabrielle Nichols

Events and Front Office Coordinator

3228 Dwinelle Hall | (510) 642-1488 history-events@berkeley.edu and history-office@berkeley.edu

Responsibilities: 

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Gerardo Ochoa 

Academic Personnel HR Analyst

3309 Dwinelle Hall history-ap@berkeley.edu

Responsibilities: 

  • faculty recruitment
  • faculty merit and promotion cases
  • sabbatical and other leaves
  • visiting instructor recruitment and appointments
  • visiting scholar and researcher appointments
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Karen Shuker

Finance Coordinator 

3314 Dwinelle Hall | history-finance@berkeley.edu

Responsibilities: 

  • expense reimbursements
  • payments to vendors
  • office supplies
  • financial advice and support
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Maya Sisneros

Communications Coordinator and Events Coodinator

3223 Dwinelle Hall | (510) 642-1092 | history-admin@berkeley.edu(link sends e-mail)

Office Hours: Monday-Thursday: 9am -12pm, 1- 4pm;

In office - Tu/Wed
Remote - Mon/Thur

Responsibilities: 

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Jennifer Sixt

(Interim) Director of Student Services

Remote Only | (510) 643-8995 | history-ssc@berkeley.edu

Office Hours: 

Mon/Tu/Thurs/Fri: 9am-1pm

Wed: 9-12pm

Responsibilities: 

  • supervision of student services staff
  • student services operations
  • curriculum planning
  • coordination of summer sessions
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Cathryn Carson

Department Chair

3303 Dwinelle Hall | (510) 642-3402 | clcarson@berkeley.edu

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Cathryn Carson


CSS IT

Information Technology

(510) 664-9000 | itcsshelp@berkeley.edu

Responsibilities: 


UC Path Center (located in Riverside)

"Ask UCPath Center" Inquiry in UCPath Online

or UCPC Employee Services at (855) 982-7284

Responsibilities:

  • Paychecks
  • Employment verification
  • Enrolling in benefits
  • Benefits billing
  • Employee self-service issues

SHARE Regional Support Team

https://shareregion.berkeley.edu/

Responsibilities:

  • human resources
  • research administration
  • purchasing