Chief of Staff
UCSF’s Global Health Sciences
As the chief of staff at UCSF’s Global Health Sciences, Amy Lockwood leads strategy, business development and operations for the AIDS Research Institute and the Institute of Global Health Delivery and Diplomacy. Lockwood is pursuing her PhD in global health sciences at UCSF, with a research focus on identifying the components of management and leadership that have the greatest impact on health outcomes.
Lockwood is a management specialist with a background spanning the business, non-profit and academic sectors. She has experience developing strategies, managing and evaluating development projects and organizations throughout Africa, Asia and Latin America.
Previously, she served as deputy director of the Center for Innovation in Global Health at Stanford, the executive director of Project Healthy Children (an NGO focused on micronutrient malnutrition) and the director of the Pediatric HIV/AIDS Program and India deputy country director for the Clinton Foundation.
Lockwood holds an MBA from Stanford and a BS in communications and an MS in marketing from Northwestern University.