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Tamara Deuser

Associate Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Office of Knowledge Enterprise Development

Tamara Deuser is responsible for overseeing the operations functions of the Office of Knowledge Enterprise Development. The teams in her organization manage all aspects of services and support for OKED 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).