Department of Human Resources

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Staff and Contact Information:

Corrie Zimerla, Associate Dean of Administrative Operations 

Email:;  Phone: 216-368-4771

Kimberly Rossi, Director of Human Resources

Email:; Phone: 216-368-3472

Dreya Veal, Human Resources Specialist


Austin Peterson, Research Recruitment Manager

Email:; Phone: 216-368-0044

Krista Toy, Human Resources Coordinator 


Staff and Faculty are encouraged to reach out to with any issues, concerns or questions.

Any questions regarding Research Associates, Senior Research Associates and Research Scientists can be directed to

Office Location:

School of Medicine Wood Building, Suite W174

2109 Adelbert Road, Cleveland, OH 44106

Mailing Address:

Human Resources School of Medicine

10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106-4915

Please visit the Foreign and Visa Applications webpage for information to learn more about immigration services and the hiring process for foreign nationals.

If you are a Research Associate, Senior Research Associate, Research Scientist, Postdoctoral Fellows or Scholar—please visit the information page. 

Looking for a form or template? Please visit the human resource forms page to access the School of Medicine human resource forms.