Ellen Auriti

Principal Counsel

Ellen Auriti joined the Office of General Counsel in January of 2011. Ms. Auriti is a member of the Educational Affairs and Campus Services group, focusing on research and research compliance matters.

Prior to joining the Office of General Counsel, Ms. Auriti served as the University's Executive Director of Research Policy Analysis and Coordination, directing a unit within UCOP’s Office of Research that coordinates systemwide policy development and that provides legislative, policy, and regulatory analysis and advice on external rules that affect the conduct of academic research. Prior to joining the University, she was an associate in Morrison & Foerster's San Francisco office.

Ms. Auriti received her undergraduate degree from Yale University (B.A., summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 1987), and her law degree from the University of California, Berkeley (Boalt Hall) (J.D. 1993).