Fiscal Management, Strategic Planning, Campus Liaison Phone: +1 828.257.3008 Email: Janice_Mills@ncsu.edu
Janice Yamamura Mills oversees NCICS finance and administration operations, including institute contract and grant administration (pre- and post-award), preparation and oversight of institute and project budgets, compliance oversight and development of administrative policies and procedures, coordination of business and administrative services, and supervision of the administrative staff. Ms. Mills serves as the primary NCICS administrative liaison with NC State University, CISESS/University of Maryland, and NCEI business and grant management personnel and offices. Her strengths are strategic management, process analysis, planning and program implementation and execution.
Ms. Mills joined NCICS in 2010, bringing more than 25 years of higher education academic and research administration experience to NCICS. She received a BA in psychology from the University of Idaho and earned her MBA (with emphases in international management and marketing research) from Texas A&M University. Prior to joining NCICS, Ms. Mills was Assistant Dean for Finance and Administration in the Texas A&M College of Geosciences, where she served as both chief financial officer and chief human resources officer for the college.