Skirball Administration

The Institute's Central Administrative Staff is composed of a Director, Executive Director, Financial Director, Human Resources and Housing Coordinator, a Facilities and Central Laboratory Supervisor, Special Events Manager and Administrative Coordinator, KSCB Coordinator, and support staff. The Administrative staff serves the needs of 32 research groups as well as those of the Director of Skirball Institute. Additionally, the central administrative staff also provides various services to the Institute's Computing Facility, Central Laboratory Services, and Core Facilities.

Administrative Officers

-Director, Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine          
-HHMI Investigator
-Director, Kimmel Center for Stem Cell Biology
-Chair, Department of Cell Biology
-Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Professor of Cell Biology                
NYU Langone Medical Center
540 First Avenue, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10016
Tel: 212-263-8071
Fax: 212-263-7760


Nancy Rodriguez
Executive Assistant to Dr. Ruth Lehmann
Tel: 212-263-2989
Kalyani Narasimhan, Ph.D.
-Executive Director, Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine          
NYU Langone Medical Center
540 First Avenue, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10016
Tel: 212-263-6184
Fax: 212-263-0614



Daphne Pabst, MIB, MBA
Senior Director of Finance, Skirball Institute of
Biomolecular Medicine
540 First Avenue, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10016
Tel: 212-263-3238
Fax: 212-263-8214
Nataliya Mandelshtam
Senior Financial Analyst
Tel: 212-263-7572
Svetlana Krasner
Financial Analyst
Tel: 646-501-6920
Cufbert Edwards
Associate Financial Analyist
Tel: 212-263-2595
Judy Tran
Financial Analyst
Tel: 212-263-6659
Michelle Virella
Financial Analyst
Tel: 646-501-0296

Candice Llewellyn
Grants Manager
Tel: 212-263-8590


Human Resources

Nan Mckeown
Assistant Director, Human Resources
Tel: 212-263-3426
Zemeena Mohamed
HR Project Associate
Tel: 646-501-4280


Helen L. and Martin S. Kimmel Center for Stem Cell Biology

Julia Gelman, Ph.D  
Assistant Director - Training Programs - Kimmel Center for Stem Cell Biology 
Tel: 212-263-3935


Special Events

Laura E. Rivera
Senior Events Manager 
Tel: 212-263-3289


Information Technology

Joshua Hart 
Director, End User Device Engineering
Tel: 212-263-7668

Adam Dluzniewski 
Senior Systems Analyst
Tel: 212-263-7049


Central Lab Services and Research Facilities Support

Michael Mirabile
Director, Research Laboratory Operations
Tel: 646-501-4243
Apolinario Dela Torre,
Coordinator, Research Laboratory Operations
Tel: 212-263-8061


Administrative Personnel

Jeffry Blenker
Administrative Assistant to Dan Littman
Tel: 212-263-7520
Alberta Chan
Administrative Coordinator; ALCS W, Armache, Bhabha, Cadwell, Dustin, Ekiert,  Lafaille, and Schwab Labs
Tel: 646-501-0679
Eileen Cordero
Administrative Coordinator; Narasimhan, J. Hubbard, Knaut, Nance, Sfeir, Torres-Vazquez, and Treisman Labs
Tel: 646-501-0679
Susan Ha
Project Associate; Burden, Chao, Gan, Froemke, and Neubert Labs
Tel: 212-263-6354
Devki Patel
Project Assistant; Gelman, Smith, Skolnik, Stokes, and Tahiliani Labs
Tel: 212-263-6281
Richard Stout
Project Associate; Belasco, Novick, Suh, Ringstad, Stadtfeld, and Turnbull Labs
Tel: 212-263-6282