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Gris Arellano

Chief Administrative Officer


Gris has been part of the UC San Diego staff since April 1990. Beginning her career as a Financial Assistant in Biology, she then went on to work as a Graduate Coordinator in the Department of Cognitive Science. In 2001 she became the MSO for the (then) Human Development Program and Center for Human Development. Six years later, she was selected to be MSO of the Linguistics Program. Gris joined T&D in April 2016 and is responsible for the overall administration, policy and procedure implementation for the department.


AA in Business Administration, BS in Information Systems, University of Phoenix


Galbraith Hall 204