Teresa Costantinidis

Teresa Costantinidis Professional Portrait

Currently serving as the University of New Mexico's Senior Vice President for Finance & Administration, Teresa Costantinidis is responsible for the units that provide financial, administrative, and other support functions to the UNM main campus, including the Office of Planning, Budget, & Analysis, Environmental Health and Safety, Financial Services Division, Human Resources, Information Technologies, Institutional Support Services, UNM Police Department, Policy Office, and Strategic Initiatives. Teresa works closely with senior leadership, including the President, Provost, Chancellor for Health Sciences, Deans, Regents, and the UNM Foundation.

Teresa has higher education, budget, financial, and administrative management experience spanning over 30 years.  Prior to this position, Teresa was the University of California, San Francisco's Vice Chancellor and Chief Financial Officer, responsible for planning and administering the overall campus operating and capital budgets, costing policy, federal indirect cost rate negotiations, recharge, enterprise-wide decisions support, risk management, insurance services, and planning and institutional analysis.  At the UC Berkeley campus, Teresa served as the Assistant Vice Chancellor for Budget & Resource Planning and Senior Assistant Dean and Chief Operating Officer for the Haas School of Business. 

Teresa is an active presenter and board member of the Western and National Association of College and University Business Officers. She holds an MBA degree from UC Berkeley and a BS degree in Biological Sciences from UC Davis, and is an active and contributing board member to industry and community organizations.