Research Management Department (DGI, for its acronym in Spanish)


  • To manage and supervise the Projects Unit, the Quality Management Unit, and the Promotion Unit.
  • To coordinate the research budget management regarding the promotion, qualification, follow-up, budgeting, and management of research, to support the researchers of the University of Costa Rica.
  • To supervise the Computing Unit for a fluent handling of information.


M.Sc. Eugenia Cordero García

Position: Research Manager Director
Phone: (506) 2511-1397

Gabriela Chacón Zamora

Position: Secretary of the Advisory Council of the Vice Rector’s Office for Research (COVI): 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Phone: (506) 2511-1397