Sections

Projects Unit

Objectives

  • To manage, through administrative mechanisms and institutional regulations, the generation of scientific knowledge, which is done at the University of Costa Rica, through the supervision and control of research activities, projects, and programs, which are formally registered

Services

  • Registration of programs, projects or activities.
  • Extension of programs, projects or activities.
  • Suspensions of programs, projects or activities.
  • Modifications (researchers, objectives, effectivity, dates of rendering reports, among others).
  • Inclusions/exclusions of researchers participating in programs, projects or activities.
  • Consignment of academic load.
  • Regular budget for programs, projects or activities.
  • Project budget with external funds.
  • Payment exoneration of the Institutional Development Fund.
  • Review of reports (partial or final) of programs, projects, or activities.
  • Commitment extensions for the presentation of reports (partial or final) of programs, projects, or activities.
  • Analysis and approval for units to submit offers when there are DIRECT CONTRACTS.
  • Analysis and approval for units to submit bids in processes
  • Analysis and approval for units to submit offers in ADMINISTRATIVE PROCUREMENT processes.
  • Analysis of requests for exemption by the units from the INSTITUTIONAL DEVELOPMENT FUND.
  • Review, analysis, and approval of BUDGETS in FundaciónUCR/OAF.
  • Collaborate with LEGAL COUNSELING of the Vice Rector’s office in the approval of CONTRACTS/AGREEMENTS.

Personnel

MBA. Anayency Cerdas González

Position: Responsible for Engineering and Agri-food: 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Phone: (506) 2511- 1340

M.A.P. Darío Hernández Castro

Position: Responsible for Health and Arts and Letters Areas.
Phone: (506) 2511- 5843

M.B.A.Fabián Herrera Céspedes

Position: Manager of Paid External Link: Health, Regional Campuses, Letters, Social Sciences, Experimental Stations,Vice Rector’s Office.
Phone: (506) 2511- 1339

Lic. Jose Pablo Mora Jiménez

Position: Responsible for Basic Sciences Area: 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Phone: (506) 2511- 5844

Cristina Calderón Bonilla

Position: Responsible for Computer Database
Phone: (506) 2511- 5846

Lisseth Fernández Cordero

Position: Secretary
Phone: :(506) 2511- 5845

Licda. Karol Fernández Delgado:

Position: Manager of Paid External Link: Agri-Food, Engineering, Basic Sciences, PROFOVIR, special cases (FDI-Comptroller’s Office)
Phone: (506) 2511-1368

Licda. Rosemile Ramsbottom Valverde

Position: Responsible for Regional Campuses and projects of the Vice Rector’s Office for Research/Coordinator of the VI of the Carbon Neutral Commission: 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Phone: (506) 2511-5840

Licda. Ericka Ramírez Garita

Position: Responsible for Social Sciences.
Phone: (506) 2511-5846