Karla McCarthy is the Senior Program Manager for the Provost Office. Karla is responsible for overall financial oversite and management as well as human resources matters for the Provosts Office including the hiring of new staff.
Karla also provides fiscal and administrative staff oversite of the Johns Hopkins India Private Limited (JHIPL). JHIPL is Johns Hopkins University’s (JHU) operating subsidiary in India and is a private limited company created to enable JHU to carry out mission-critical research and other activities in India.
Karla previously served as a Project Administrator for the Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR). In her role she provided overall administration and operations management for the ICTR’s Training, Education, & Career Development Programs which provided support for JHU faculty and medical and PhD students pursuing and or interested in clinical and translational research. Karla has also held previous roles at the School of Medicine, School of Education, and the Bloomberg School of Public Health which gives her extensive knowledge and a unique understanding of the University.
Karla earned both a bachelor’s degree, as a double major in Spanish and Latin American studies, and a master’s degree in Government from the Johns Hopkins University School of Arts and Sciences.