University of California, Riverside


Ross French Ross French Digital Communications Coordinator, School of Medicine

Topics: Social Media

Preferred Media: Print, Radio, Video

Languages Spoken: English

Contact Card

Tel: (951) 827-2969

Media Contact: Iqbal Pittalwala
Tel: (951) 827-6050


Ross French is the digital communications coordinator at the UCR School of Medicine. He has worked at UC Riverside since 2000, spending seven years as the director of the Office of Athletics Media Relations before joining the Office of Strategic Communications as the web content manager in October, 2007. He was appointed to  the media relations staff in August 2011. He holds a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of California, Santa Barbara and a master of arts in management from the University of Redlands.

On Social Media

Ross can comment on social media and its use in higher education.