• Title Assistant Vice President, Research Initiatives
  • Phone 617-358-6118

Ms. McCarthy was appointed in April 2010. She provides administrative, financial, and staffing planning and oversight to the Research office and the interdisciplinary centers, institutes, and programs reporting to the vice president and associate provost for research. She also develops and facilitates strategic research initiatives for these areas.

Ms. McCarthy formerly held two positions at BU: as director of academic services in the Office of the Provost from 1996 to 2000 and as director of administration and finance for the Danielsen Institute from 2000 to 2010. Ms. McCarthy earned her BA in political science from Boston University.

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