Tilley, Christine

Senior Department Administrator, Energy Environmental & Chemical Engineering

Christine Tilley has been at Washington University since 1998 and is the Senior Department Administrator in Energy, Environmental and Chemical Engineering since June 2015.  Prior to joining EECE, Christine worked for the Department of Physics for 15 years as the Grants and Accounting Supervisor and Sponsored Projects Accounting for 2 years as a Government Grants Specialist and Proposal/Profile Sr. Specialist.  In both her departmental roles, she is responsible for both pre- and post-award administration which includes proposal submissions to NSF, NASA, DOE, NIH, USDA, Department of Education, various Department of Defense agencies as well as foundations. She has served on several university committees which include Faculty Financial Reporting; Uniform Guidance Subrecipient Risk Assessment Task Force; Research Reporting; PAAMCO; and is currently the Danforth Chair of the STAR Advisory Committee. Christine is a graduate of the University of Missouri-St. Louis (UMSL) with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting and Management. In her spare time, Christine enjoys amusement parks, traveling with her husband and spending time with her college bound children (when they are home).