IMI Interdisciplinary Mathematics InstituteCollege of Arts and Sciences

Diana Diaz

  • Business Manager / Program Coordinator II
  • Interdisciplinary Mathematics Institute
  • University of South Carolina


M.A. Studio Arts University of South Carolina 1997
B.S. Biology Georgia Institute of Technology 1984


2010 – Present Program Coord. II / Business Mgr. Interdisciplinary Mathematics Institute, Univ. of South Carolina
2007 – 2010 Admin. Coord. II / Business Mgr. Dept. of Geological Sciences, Univ. of South Carolina
2007 Admin. Coord. I / Business Assoc. Dept. of Geological Sciences, Univ. of South Carolina
2000 – 2007 Admin. Assistant Dept. of Geological Sciences, Univ. of South Carolina
2000 – 2001 Manuscript Manager Andean Geophysical Lab (Geological Sciences), USC
1987 – 2000 Admin. Assistant Andean Geophysical Lab (Geological Sciences), USC
1985 – 1987 Middle School Science Teacher Lovett Middle School, Atlanta, GA
1984 Laboratory Technician Univ. of Georgia Marine Institute, Sapelo Island, GA
1983 – 1984 Laboratory Assistant School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology


  • Administrative: Coordinates all financial and administrative activities to include:
    • management of all funds (federal, state and private);
    • assisting Institute investigators with grant proposal preparation and submission;
    • management of all personnel / payroll matters;
    • coordinating activities related to procurement, travel, accounts payable and receivable;
    • providing administrative support for Institute Director and staff.
  • Programmatic: Oversees logistical management of program activities to include:
    • coordinating special projects promoting the mission and objectives of the center (faculty searches, seminars, conferences, fund raising activities, collaborations with external organizations);
    • making logistical arrangements for training programs & conferences;
    • developing and maintaining promotional materials.

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