Lisa Rehbaum

Assistant Dean for Administration & CFO

Lisa Rehbaum


  • University of Redlands, M.A., Management, May 2009
  • California State University, Fullerton, B.A. in Communications, emphasis in Public Relations, January 1996

Prior positions

  • University of California, Irvine, August 1988-present:
    • Academic Affairs, management fellow, May 2006-June 2009
    • Calit2, financial services manager, January 2004–April 2006
    • Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, management services officer II, August 1999-December 2003

Professional highlights

  • As a management fellow (one of four people chosen to participate in UCI's first senior mangement training program), Rehbaum worked in several assignments: as Acting Assistant Dean for UCI Law, advising Dean Chemerinsky on matters of hiring, budget, space planning and renovations; assisting with the Academic Senate's reorganization of financial infrastructure; and as Acting Management Service Officer for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology in the School of Biological Science, overseeing management of operational issues, including hiring and personnel cases and laboratory renovation projects.

Affiliations and awards

  • UC Irvine System-Wide Representative for Academic Business Officers Group, 2009-2011
  • Leadership Academy Steering Committee, 2007-2009
  • Mobility Issues for the Campus Disabled, 2007-2008