Ramces Jimenez has been working in research administration for 9 of his 13 years at UCLA. Before joining Epidemiology as a post-award fund manager, Ramces worked for the UCLA School of Education & Information Studies as a pre-and post-award fund manager, handling a large portfolio of mostly non-federal funding sources. Previously, he served as the senior fund manager for the Departments of Spanish/Portuguese and Linguistics, overseeing all fiscal affairs in large state funds and campus funds. His UCLA career began as an Administrative Assistant and Assistant to the Chair in the Department of Education, while also earning his Masters in Public Administration from CSU Northridge. A proud graduate of UC Santa Barbara (Go Gauchos!), Ramces worked as an Administrative Assistant for the UCSB Physics Department, primarily overseeing faculty recruitment, purchasing, and events. He holds a Bachelors degree in Sociology.
Ramces is of Mexican and Costa Rican descent, and is fluent in Spanish. He is an avid golfer and enjoys spending time with his wife and two young children.