Virginia Maher
Manager of Human Resources
Extension: 8847

Administrative Manager of all areas of Human Resource Services at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO).

Kathleen Carlsen
Human Resources Coordinator
Extension: 8357

Specialist in report preparation for officer searches, salary spreadsheets, technical reports and special committee projects. Summer recruitment, position posting and general recruitment liaison.


Jennifer Verdin
HR Benefit Manager
Extension: 8408

Administer all aspects of employee leaves of absence (Workers’ Comp, Disability and FMLA) including reporting FMLA compliance to CUHR. Initiate Worker’s Compensation reports and facilitate processing.   Liaise with CU Disability Manager.  Maintains and posts OSHA logs re workplace accidents and injuries. Maintain separate files re medical leaves.


Dominique Pinho
HR Payroll Specialist
Extension: 8840

Specialist in hourly, bi-weekly, add-comp, sea pay and Maritime payroll.  New employee orientation for Supporting Staff, benefits support, administrator of the LDEO Time & Attendance system.

Sara Wolf
Coordinator, Visa Processing
Extension: 8662