Operations & Finance

Operations & Finance

Vice President for Operations & Chief Financial Officer
The Vice President for Operations and Chief Financial Officer is responsible for defining and executing  the short, medium, and long-term strategic budget financial planning and resource allocation at WHOI. The Accounting, Endowment and Cash Management, Business Development and Technology Transfer, Contracts and Grants, Human Resources, Computer and Information Services, Environmental Health and Saftey and Facilities operations fall under the auspices of the Vice President for Operations and CFO.

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Groups reporting to the CFO are:

  • Finance & Accounting

    The Finance & Accounting office is responsible for the WHOI's accounting practices, the maintenance of its fiscal records, and the preparation of its financial reports.

  • Environmental Health & Safety

    The Environmental Health and Safety office is responsible for the development and implementation of environmental health and safety programs at WHOI.

  • Facilities & Services

    The Facilities department is responsible for WHOI's land-based physical plant and infrastructure including building services, skilled trade shops, distribution, and Institution security.

  • Grants & Contract Services

    Grant and Contract Services is the WHOI office that interacts directly with the grant and contract offices of all agencies (federal and non-federal) that provide support to Principal Investigators through the funding of research and technical proposals.

  • Human Resources

    The goal of WHOI's Human Resources office is to attract, recruit, and retain a world-class staff, representing a diversity of people, backgrounds and ideas.

  • Information Services

    Information Services comprises 5 groups including Business Systems, Servers & Storage, End User Technology, Network & Communications, and Business Applications. Our goal is to facilitate the scientific effort by providing technical support and information to users of information technology within the WHOI community.

  • Technology Transfer

    The Office for Technology Transfer is responsible for managing intellectual property assets, technology transfer, and licensing at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.

General Contact: Janet Moore • jmoore@whoi.edu • (508) 289-2348
Challenger House, MS #14

Last updated: May 25, 2016