Funding

The Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences has an operating budget of more than $22 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 2015-2016
Approximate operating budget: $22,667,334
Funding category Amount Percentage
Federal contracts and grants $11,421,029 50.4%
Other contracts and grants $4,255,813 18.8%
Faculty professional fees and School services $2,399,203 10.6%
California state general funds $2,159,286 9.5%
Private gifts $953,102 4.2%
Student professional fee income / continuing education $862,262 3.8%
Indirect cost recovery funds $616,639 2.7%
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
2016 $11.6M $1.5M $4.7M $17.8M
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