Geosciences Business Center

Welcome to the Department of Geosciences Business Center Page!

The Business Center supports the financial and personnel needs of all faculty, students, and staff in the Department of Geosciences. We will review and secure college-level approval for all transactions, along with ensuring that all documents are in compliance with established University policies and procedures. Our goal is to provide timely and reliable fiscal management, HR services, and grant support (pre and post-award) for the Department.


Contact Us

Business Office
Phone: 520-621-6000
Fax: 520-621-2672

Location and Delivery Address
Gould Simpson Building
Business Office, Room 208
1040 E 4th Street
Tucson AZ 85721-0077


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Heather Alvarez

Senior Accountant

GS 208 Duties:  Reimbursements/ Travel/ Purchasing/ Grant Accounting/ Accounts Receivables

Lilian Schwartz

HR Coordinator

GS 208 Duties:  Human Resources/ Payroll/ DCC/ VISAS/ Leaves
(520) 621-4700

Melissa Shockley

Administrative Support Assistant

GS 208 Duties: FM Issues/Mail/FedEx/Room Reservations/Keys

Pat Waters

Business & Finance Manager

GS 208 Duties: Contracts/Supervise Staff/Financial Manager/Grant Accounting/Backup to all business functions