Our Staff

A photo of Jason from the shoulders up, smiling, wearing a black t-shirt and tan jacket
Jason Chou, GradQuant and Graduate Student Resource Center Coordinator

Jason has been supporting student success at UCR since 2004. He has an M.A. in TESOL (Biola U.) and taught English language at Mt. San Antonio College and at Chiang Mai University before coming to UCR. He also has a B.A. in Physiology and Cell Biology (UC Santa Barbara), and his background includes studies in higher education, philosophy, and music production. He enjoys spending time with his family, and in his solo moments he likes to read, play guitar, surf, or observe clear night skies with binoculars and a telescope.


Judy Zhu, GradSuccess Summer Coordinator

Judy (she/her) is a Ph.D. candidate in the Higher Education Administration and Policy program. Judy's research focuses on race and racism in U.S. higher education, particularly on the racialized experiences of Asian American college students. In her free time, Judy loves to go on little adventures with her friends and her fur babies!



George Santellano
George Santellano, GradEdge/JumpStart Coordinator

George is a PhD student in Mathematics focusing on topology and additive and enumerative combinatorics. He is a member of the Society for Advancement of Chicano and Native Americans in STEM and an alum of the Chicano Youth Leadership Conference. He did his undergraduate degree at UCSD and a master's at the University of Pennsylvania. 


Office: University Office Building 141