Research Leadership

Tamara Deuser

Associate Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Knowledge Enterprise Operations

Tamara Deuser is responsible for overseeing the operations functions of the ASU Knowledge Enterprise. The teams in her organization manage all aspects of services and support for the Knowledge Enterprise and Arizona State University’s research enterprise. This includes leadership of the Office of Research and Sponsored Projects Administration as well as the Research Advancement staff that support faculty across campus.

Before joining ASU, Deuser held leadership positions in project management and process improvement at several firms, including GE and Motorola. Most recently, she was responsible for the complete redesign of a medical software implementation process at a privately held company.

Deuser holds an MBA from ASU’s W.P. Carey School of Business. She earned a BA from Scripps College, where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa. She is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).