Our Team

International Student and Scholar Services Team

Brian Groves
Holly Nigorizawa
Jing Yang
Kevin Long
Chris Flores
Matthew Loehrer
Jessica Crosby

Study Abroad Team

Travis Pentz


International Students and Scholars Team


 

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Brian Groves

[email protected]
(415) 476-0280

Director

  • UCSF Immigration Policy
  • B-1, O-1 Visas
  • Permanent Residency for UCSF Faculty and Professional Researchers

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Holly Nigorizawa

[email protected]
(415) 502-3485

Program Director, CAIPS International Programs

  • Maintain strategic partnerships with campus stakeholders, such as Human Resources and Academic Departments
  • Develop, assess and manage ISSO and CAIPS international projects
  • Design and deliver visa training
  • J-1 Adviser for scholars with last names beginning with the letter "M"

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Jing Yang

[email protected]
(415) 514-3176

International Scholar Specialist

  • J-1 Adviser for scholars with last names beginning with letters "N" through "Z"
  • J-1 ECFMG training program liaison (TPL)

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Kevin Long

[email protected]
(415) 514-2056

International Student and Scholar Specialist

  • J-1 Adviser for scholars with last names beginning with letters "B" through "L"
  • F-1 and J-1 Adviser for students
  • F-1 and J-1 Adviser for student employment (CPT, OPT, Academic Training)

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Chris Flores

[email protected]
(415) 476-0281

International Scholar Specialist

  • Lead employment-based Adviser for H-1B visas
  • Campus Liaison for Permanent Residency (PR)
  • Advisor for E-3, O-1 and TN visas

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Matthew Loehrer

[email protected]
(415) 502-2671

International Student and Scholar Specialist

  • J-1 Adviser for scholars with last names beginning with the letter "A"
  • ECFMG Support
  • H-1B Adviser for postdoctoral scholars
  • Data Coordinator

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Jessica Crosby

[email protected]
(415) 476-0281

International Programs and Projects Coordinator

  • Assist in the design and execution of ISSO programs
  • Lead ISSO sponsored events for international students and scholars

Study Abroad Team


 

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Travis Pentz

[email protected]
(415) 5024188

Study Abroad Manager and International Liaison

  • Advising and resources for students and trainees studying abroad
  • Student mobility tracking and reporting
  • Coordination of visits by international delegations