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How to Reach Us

Providing Help for Your Questions and Needs

UC Riverside public information officers are able to quickly provide you with the answers you need to complete a story on deadline. They can also connect you with the perfect expert to provide in-depth analysis for your story. Here's how to reach them:

Assistant Vice Chancellor for Strategic Communications

Johnny Cruz (951) 827-6397

Director of Media Relations

John Warren (951) 827-4756

Senior Public Information Officers

Tess Eyrich (951) 827-7847
Humanities/Social Sciences, School of Public Policy, Graduate School of Education

Iqbal Pittalwala (951) 827-6050
School of Medicine, Neuroscience, Physics and Astronomy, Psychology

Sandra Martinez (951) 827-2653
Humanities/The Arts, campus news

Sarah Nightingale (951) 827-4580

College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences

John Warren (951) 827-4756
Bourns College of Engineering, School of Business, Research & Economic Development

Publications and Internal Communications

Omar Shamout (951) 827-2495

Need a Photo?

Need a photo?Feel free to contact the Strategic Communications Office to arrange a photo shoot or obtain an image. Online resources include campus images that are downloadable and on campus a UCR Gallery to download any one of a number of images for use online or in publications.

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