Washington Center

Programs in DC

The UC Washington Center is home to the University of California's Washington, DC-based systemwide academic program (UCDC) as well as multi-campus research units (MRUs) and other business and operations offices of the University. In addition, it is host to a number of other academic and research programs for other higher education institutions. Below is a listing of these programs.


UC Washington Program (UCDC)

UCDC Executive Director: Helen Shapiro (202) 974-6200

UC Berkeley On-Campus Coordinator: Mary Crabb (510) 664-4410

UC Davis On-Campus Coordinators: Cheryl Purifoy and Chad Higgs (530) 754-5718

UC Irvine On-Campus Coordinator: Sharon Parks (949) 824-5400

UC Los Angeles On-Campus Coordinator: TBD

UC Merced On-Campus Coordinator: Miriam Chavez (209) 228-4686

UC Riverside On-Campus Coordinator: Jessica Quintana (951) 827-2634

UC San Diego On-Campus Coordinator: Jennifer Homrich (858) 534-4355

UC Santa Barbara On-Campus Coordinator: Elizabeth Vasquez and Emily Tom-Atzberger

UC Santa Cruz On-Campus Coordinator: Ashley Bayman (831) 459-2858


Other Academic Programs at the UC Washington Center

UCDC Law Program Director: Nicole Lehtman (202) 974-6392

University of Notre Dame Washington Program Executive Director: Thomas Kellenberg (202) 974-6382

University of Michigan Washington, D.C. Fall and Winter Semester Internship Program Program Manager: Margaret Howard (202) 746-0159

University of San Francisco in Washington DC Faculty Director: Ken Goldstein (415) 422-5662



Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) Executive Director: Keith Martin (202) 974-6363

Forum for Collaborative Research/University of California, Berkeley Executive Director: Veronica Miller (202) 833-4617

Inter-University Program for Latino Research (IUPLR) National Coordinator: Olga Herrera (202) 974-6282


Business & Operations

University of California, Office of Federal Governmental Relations (FGR) (202) 974-6300

Student Press Law Center (202) 785-5450