Funding

The Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences has an operating budget of more than $24 million.

The department is a part of the UCSF Schools of Pharmacy and Medicine. The department and the Schools are state-assisted, not fully state-funded.

In addition to California state general funds, Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences funding sources include federal and other contracts and grants, faculty professional fees and School services, student professional fee and continuing education program income, private gifts, and indirect cost recovery funds.

Expenditures by funding source

Fiscal year 2014-2015
Approximate operating budget: $24,236,125
Funding category Amount Percentage
Federal contracts and grants $13,308,509 54.9%
Other contracts and grants $4,525,756 18.7%
Faculty professional fees and School services $2,309,251 9.5%
California state general funds $2,048,913 8.5%
Student professional fee income / continuing education $888,571 3.7%
Private gifts $740,083 3.1%
Indirect cost recovery funds $415,042 1.7%
California Poison Control System $0 0.0%

Federal and other research contracts and grants awarded (millions)

Fiscal year Federal - NIH Federal - Other Other Total Awards
2015 $11.6M $1.6M $4.8M $18.0M
2014 $10.5M $1.2M $8.6M $20.3M
2013 $11.1M $1.4M $6.9M $19.4M
2012 $13.2M $0.3M $5.8M $19.3M
2011 $11.1M $0.3M $4.5M $15.9M
2010 $12.9M $0.2M $5.2M $18.3M
2009 $12.1M $1.6M $3.9M $17.5M