Director of Finance and Operations
Eckhardt Research Center
5640 South Ellis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637
Bismoy Dasgupta is the Director of Finance and Operations at the Institute for Molecular Engineering. In his role, Dasgupta is responsible for the financial management of the institute through the annual budgeting and planning process, reviewing of financial plans and monitoring progress, and providing reporting and projection data to senior leadership. In addition, he coordinates pre- and post-award activities in the institute and manages the allocation of resources and support for operations, facilities, IT. He also assists with managing IME faculty’s joint appointments with the University and Argonne National Laboratory, and facilitate the management of institute’s grants and budgets at Argonne.
Dasgupta has worked at the University of Chicago for eleven years and currently serves as a Dean on Call for the University. Prior to joining IME, he managed a large portfolio of grants and contracts from a diverse group of sponsors in University Research Administration for five years. During his time at the University, he has also worked in the BSD Dean’s Office and the Department of Medicine (Section of Hematology/Oncology).