Recruitment and Admissions Staff

Meet our Recruiters and Admissions staff! You will find our recruiters around the world to attend fairs, visit your schools and are the first point of contact for any questions related to studying at UCR. Once your student starts the application procedure all questions will be dealt with by our wonderful Admissions Team.

Denise Nijhuis

Denise Nijhuis

Coordinator Student Recruitment and Admissions

Role in admissions process: Recruiter, Admissions Team and Admissions Board

Where are you from?

Alkmaar, the Netherlands

Favorite spot on or around campus?

The beaches of Zeeland. Nothing beats a walk along the beach after a long day.

Favorite UCR tradition?

The annual Faculty-Student Soccer Tournament

Sandra Reverda

Sandra Reverda

Junior International Recruiter

Role in admissions process: Recruiter

Where are you from?

Beilen, Drenthe, The Netherlands.

Favorite spot on or around campus?

I am still very impressed by the University building, mainly the Burgerzaal in the gothic part of Franklin.

Favorite UCR tradition?

I will have an answer as soon as I’ve experienced all the traditions that UCR has to offer!

Dr. Gudrun Kocher-Oberlehner

Assistant Professor of Engineering

Role in admissions process: Admissions Team

Where are you from?

Austrian with Scottish affiliation

Favorite spot on or around campus?

The tree in the courtyard which is part of the outdoor classroom

Favorite UCR tradition?

Beach party in August

Dr. Joseph Resovsky

Assistant Professor of Science and Tutor

Role in admissions process: Admissions Team

Where are you from?

Pennsylvania and Colorado in the USA

Favorite spot on or around campus?

Astronomy Museum and Observatory with whom we share the Theodore Building

Favorite UCR tradition?

Geology excursion evening fun and games in hostels!