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Michelle Ferrez
Director |
  • Industry & academic partnerships (including 4 year/2 year colleges, community colleges, and high schools)
  • Undergraduate research opportunities in academia & industry
  • Assessment and program evaluations
  • Graduate student professional development (partnership with the Jacobs School Gordon Center)
  • Student retention programs and services
Gennie Miranda , Assistant Director & Retention Coordinator
Gennie Miranda
Assistant Director |
  • JUMP and IDEA Scholars programs
  • Triton Day, Transfer Triton Day, Overnight Program, and welcome week events
  • Summer engineering programs
  • Jacobs School scholarship and fellowships
Student Life Coordinator
Shane Moise
Student Life Coordinator |
  • Advisor for TESC and all engineering student organizations
  • Matching Funds, Student Travel Fund, and Ring Ceremony
  • Student professional and leadership development
  • Student event and program assessment
Assistant Student Life and Diversity Coordinator
Victor Betts
Student Life and Diversity Coordinator |
  • Advisor for NSBE, SHPE, SWE, and AISES
  • Student professional and leadership development
  • Weekly electronic student newsletter (eNews)
  • Quarterly newsletter and social media
  • Professional Evening with Industry, Breakfast with the Dean, and Overnight Program
IDEA Student Center Coordinator Carina Andres
Maggie Anderson
IDEA Student Center Coordinator |
  • Intake advising
  • Jacobs School student programs and events support and implementation
  • Fiscal operations
  • Office support
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Dr. Olivia Graeve
IDEA Student Center Faculty Director |

Contact Us

Campus Location: Jacobs Hall (EBU-1), Room 1400
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Mailing Address:
IDEA Student Center, UC San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0429
La Jolla, CA 92093-0429

Phone: (858) 534-6105
Fax: (858) 822-5870