Eric Harding was named an athletics communications assistant at UC San Diego in September 2017.
Harding came to UCSD with previous experience in athletics communications, serving as media relations assistant at San Diego State University from 2012-15. He was also a sports writer at the Antelope Valley Press in Palmdale, Calif. (2007-12), worked in marketing at a software company Everyone Counts Inc. (2016), and was senior writer and editor for the digital online publication Business Review Australia (2015).
A native of Canton, Ohio, Harding earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Cincinnati. He is a die-hard fan of the Cleveland Browns, Cavaliers and Indians.