Dennis McIver (Dennis Mick-Eye-Ver)

Chair-Elect, CUCSA
Past President, UC Riverside Staff Assembly

Job Title: University Honors Counselor
UC Service: 6 years
Pronouns: he/him/his


Dennis McIver is Chair-Elect of the Council of UC Staff Assemblies. He is also Immediate Past President of UCR’s Staff Assembly and a past Chair of UCR’s Black Faculty And Staff Association (BFASA). Dennis is also Co-Founder of the Black Leadership Alliance Council at the University of California (BLAC@UC). Dennis has worked at UCR since 2015 and is an award-winning University Honors Counselor for UCR’s University Honors program. In this role, Dennis works with a caseload of students and is responsible for managing the program’s admissions, academic scheduling and reporting needs. Originally from Baltimore, Maryland, Dennis earned a bachelor’s degree from Loyola University Maryland and master’s degrees from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, and the University of Baltimore. He is also pursuing a PhD in Leadership Studies at California Baptist University.