The office of Corporate and Foundation Relations (CFR) facilitates and strengthens strategic corporate and foundation partnerships for the University of California, San Diego. CFR represents broad priorities across campus with the goal of developing mutually beneficial relationships and alliances with local, national and international corporations and foundations. We work with administrators, faculty and development to provide expertise, services and tools to successfully connect the university with the corporate and foundation community.
We are dedicated to our philanthropic partners and work to ensure their interests are maintained as our first priority.
The fellowship is a two-year, postdoctoral Clinical Chemistry Fellowship at UC San Diego’s School of Medicine. Nandkishor Chindarkar, Ph.D., (left) is the inaugural fellow.
Byron Washom, director of Strategic Energy Initiatives at UC San Diego, will lead an initiative to transform the Hawaiian island into a model for sustainable energy.