The Administrative Core is the hub of the Charleston Alcohol Research Center, acting as the coordinating center for the Research Components, Pilot Projects, and the Shared Core. This core provides the framework that is necessary for the effective and efficient management of Center resources.
The Administrative Core staff manages the day-to-day operations of the Center, addresses emergent and scientific issues, monitors all budgetary matters, integrates all the components of the Center, acts as a liaison between the Center and the local and regional community, and, provides professional development and scientific enrichment experiences.
The Administrative Core offers expert leadership and a strong organizational structure. This Core has had minimal turnover in staff since its inception, and provides an experienced and proven infrastructure, ensuring the Center accomplishes its objectives.