University Catalog

The Faculty

Note: Listing correct as of May 2011

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Jill A. Aguilar (2003)

Associate Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1984, M.A., 1997, California State University Dominguez Hills; Ph.D., 2002, University of Southern California.

B

Jeffer S. Badrtalei (1999)

Associate Professor, Applied Studies B.A., 1972, College of Business, Tehran M.B.A., 1975, Chapman University M.A. 1977, Ph.D., 1981, Claremont Graduate University

Stewart Baker (2009)

Senior Assistant Professor of the Library B.A., 2006, MLIS, 2007, University of South Carolina.

Jacqueline Barab (1995)

Associate Professor of Mathematics

B.S., 1971, Indiana University; M.Ed., 1974, Georgia State University; Ph.D., 1982, Indiana University, Bloomington.

Katherine Bates (2007)

Assistant Professor of Biology

B.A. 1997, Ohio Wesleyan University; Ph.D. 2004 University of Utah.

Kelli Y. Beard (2001)

Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1990, California State University, Long Beach; M.A., 1995, Pepperdine University; Ph.D., 1998, University of Oregon.

Mohsen Beheshti (2003)

Professor of Computer Science

B.S., 1985; M.S., 1986; Ph.D., 1992, University of Louisiana.

Bogdana Belu (2006)

Assistant Professor of History and Philosophy

B.A., 1993, San Diego State University; M.A., 1997, San Francisco State University; Ph.D., 2003, Villanova University.

Dawn Berlin (2003)

Associate Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1989, Florida State University; M.A., 1994, University of South Florida; Ph.D., 2002, University of California, Los Angeles.

Debra Best (2004)

Associate Professor of English

B.A., 1988, Pomona College; M.A., 1991, Ph.D., 2000, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Carrie Ann Blackaller (1990)

Professor of Graduate Education

B.A., 1965, M.S., 1972, Mount Saint Mary's College; Ph.D., 1988, University of Southern California.

Caroline Bordinaro (2004)

Associate Professor of the Library

B.M., 1995, California State University, Long Beach; M.L.I.S., 1997, San Jose State University.

David Bradfield (1982)

Professor of Music; Lyle E. Gibson Dominguez Hills Distinguished Teacher, 1999

B.M., 1976, M.M., 1982, North Texas State University.

Kaye Bragg (2007)

Interim Dean of the College of Business Administration and Public Policy

B.A. 1974, Ph.D., 1993 Colorado State University; M.A. 1984, University of Denver.

Daniel T. Brassell (2001)

Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1994, American University; M.A., 1996, California State University, Dominguez Hills; Ph.D., 2001, University of Southern California.

Cornelia Brentano (2007)

Associate Professor of Human Development
B.A. 1991, M.A., 1994, Ph.D., 2001, UC Irvine.

Frederic Brulois (1985)

Associate Professor of Mathematics

Bacc., 1967, Lycee Henri-IV; Lic. Maitr., D.E.A., 1971, 1972, 1973, University de Paris-VII; Ph.D., 1981, Stanford University.

Michele Bury (2002)

Associate Professor of Visual Arts

B.F.A., 1992, Ecole Charpentier, France ; M.F.A., 2000, University of California, Los Angeles.

Theodore Byrne (2005)

Assistant Professor of Public Administration and Public Policy

B.A., 1988, Seattle University; M.B.A., 1991, J.D., 1992, Pepperdine University; L.L.M., 2004, Loyola Law School.

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John C. Calhoun (1995)

Professor of the Library

B.A., 1963, Hendrix College; M.A., 1965, Ph.D., 1976, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville; M.S.L.S., 1977, University of Illinois, Urbana.

James Cantor (1999)

Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1973, University of California, San Diego; M.Ed., 1992, Ph.D., 1997, University of California, Los Angeles.

Mary Lou Cappel (1985)

Professor of Kinesiology and Recreation

B.S., 1971, University of Missouri, Columbia; M.S., 1980, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; Ph.D., 1988, University of Southern California.

L. Mark Carrier (1998)

Associate Professor of Psychology

B.A., 1988, M.A., 1993, Ph.D., 1994, University of California, San Diego.

John Carvalho (2007)

Assistant Professor of Biology

B.S., 1996, University of Texas, Dallas; Ph.D., 2003, Washington University School of Medicine.

Carole Casten (1982)

Professor of Kinesiology and Recreation

B.A., 1972, M.S., 1975, Purdue University; Ph.D., 1983, University of Southern California.

C. Randolph Cauthen (2005)

Associate Professor of English

B.A., 1983, Pomona College; M.A., 1989, Syracuse University; Ph.D., 1999, University of Louisville.

Kirti Celly (2001)

Professor of Teacher Education

B.A. 1983, M.A., 1985, University of Bombay; Ph.D., 1992, University of Southern California.

Kathleen Chai ((2009)

Associate Professor of Nursing

B.A., 1990, M.S., 1993 CSU Dominguez Hills; Ph.D., 2006, Claremont Graduate University.

Marisela Chavez (2005)

Assistant Professor of Chicana/o Studies

A.B., 1994, Occidental College; M.A., 1997, Arizona State University; Ph.D., 2004, Stanford University.

Nancy Ann Cheever (2004)

Associate Professor of Communications

B.A., 1994, California State University, Dominguez Hills; M.A., 1999, California State University, Fullerton.

Timothy S. Chin (2000)

Associate Professor of English; Lyle E. Gibson Dominguez Hills Distinguished Teacher, 2003

B.A., 1981, State University of New York, Buffalo; M.A., 1986, Ph.D., 1992, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

Ann Chlebicki (1999)

Professor of Graduate Education

B.S., 1971, M.S., 1972, Boston University; Ed.D., 1980, University of Southern California.

Hee Kwang Choi (2004)

Associate Professor of Biology

B.A., 1990, University of Chicago; Ph.D., 2000, Boston University.

Natasa Christodoulidou (2007)

Assistant Professor of
Management and Marketing

B.S., 1995, M.S., 1997, Arizona State University; M.B.A., 2001, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee; Ph.D., 2006, University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

Edward Kui-Ming Chu (1984)

Professor of Information Systems

B.A., 1976, University of Wisconsin, Madison; M.B.A., 1980, Roosevelt University; Ph.D., 1985, University of Southern California.

Helen Chun (2004)

Associate Professor of Biology

B.A., 1993, Smith College; Ph.D., 2002, University of California, Los Angeles.

Maximiliano Contreras (1978)

Professor of Graduate Education

B.A., 1966, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque; M.A., 1972, Chapman College; Ed.D., 1978, University of Wyoming, Laramie.

Dennis Corbin (2007)

Assistant Professor of Human Development

B.S., 1992, Bowie State University; M.S.W., 1994, Clark Atlanta University; Ph.D., 2006, Howard University.

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Elizabeth Carol Dales (2000)

Associate Professor of the Library

B.A., 1966, United College, University of Manitoba; M.L.S., 1996, Emporia State University.

Paula D'Amore (2004)

Associate Professor of Health Sciences

B.S., 1970, University of Vermont; M.S., 1976, State University of New York, Buffalo; Ph.D., 1984, University of California, Los Angeles.

John Davis (1999)

Associate Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1986, Howard University, Washington, D.C.; M.A., 1992, California State University, Dominguez Hills; Ph.D., 1999, University of Southern California.

Ramona Davis (1981)

Professor of Psychology

B.A., 1975, Lincoln University; M.A., 1977, Ph.D., 1980, University of Southern California.

William De Luca (1991)

Professor of Theatre Arts

B.S., 1972, M.A., 1974, Villanova University; M.F.A., 1979, Yale University.

 

Prakash Dheeriya (1991)

Professor of Accounting and Finance

B. Commerce, 1982, M.M.S., 1984, University of Bombay; Ph.D., 1987, University of North Texas.

Miguel Dominguez (1989)

Professor of Modern Languages; Lyle E. Gibson Dominguez Hills Distinguished Teacher, 1993

B.A., 1970, California State University, Los Angeles; M.A., 1973, Brown University; Ph.D., 1983, University of California, Los Angeles.

Jamie Dote-Kwan (2003)

Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1976, M.A., 1979, California State University, Los Angeles; Ph.D., 1987, University of California, Los Angeles.

Joanna E. Dunklee (1975)

Professor of the Library

B.A., 1962, Scripps College, Claremont; M.Ed., 1965, Cornell University; M.L.S., 1968, University of Southern California.

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Susan Einbinder (2007)

Assistant Professor of Human Development

B.A., 1985, M.S., 1988, Ph.D., 1995, Columbia University.

Nancy Erbe (2004)

Associate Professor of Negotiation, Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding

B.A., 1981, Metropolitan State University; J.D., 1985, University of Minnesota.

Michael Ernst (1998)

Professor of Kinesiology and Recreation

B.A., 1992, California State University, Dominguez Hills; M.S., 1995, University of Wyoming; Ph.D., 1998, Arizona State University.

Mary C. Esposito (2001)

Associate Professor of Graduate Education

B.A., 1990, M.E., 1993, Loyola Marymount University; Ph.D., 1999, University of Southern California.

Sally Etcheto (1990)

Professor of Music

Lyle E. Gibson Distinguished Teacher Award, 2010

B.M.E., 1968, Southern Methodist University; M.M., 1971, D.M.A., 1982, University of Southern California.

Mohammad Eyadat (2003)

Associate Professor of Information Systems; CSU Dominguez Hills Excellence in Service Award, 2009

B.S., 1984, Yarmouk University; M.S., 1994, University of Southern California; M.S., 1997, Ph.D., 2003, Claremont Graduate University.

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Salim Faraji (2005)

Assistant Professor of Africana Studies

B.S.S., 1993, Penn State University; M.A., 2004, Ph.D., 2006, Claremont Graduate University.

Kathleen M. Fawver (2003)

Associate Professor of History and Philosophy

CSU Dominguez Hills Excellence in Service Award, 2010

B.A., 1990, M.A., 1992, Northern Illinois University; Ph.D., 2002, University of California, Riverside.

Farah Lee Fisher (1991)

Professor of Graduate Education; Lyle E. Gibson Dominguez Hills Distinguished Teacher, 1993; CSU Dominguez Hills Outstanding Professor Award, 2000

B.A., 1969, Pacific Lutheran University; M.S., 1979, California State University, Long Beach; Ed.D., 1986, University of Southern California.

Lorna Fitzsimmons (2004)

Associate Professor of Humanities

B.A., 1978, University of Texas at Dallas; M.S., 1980, East Texas State University; M.A., 1986, Ph.D., 1994, University of Texas, Dallas.

Joseph D. Flanagan (2001)

Head Coach, Men's and Women's Soccer

B.S., 1992, California State University, Dominguez Hills.

Rodney Alan Freed (1979)

Professor of Economics

B.A., 1972, Ph.D., 1977, University of Virginia; M.A., 1985, University of California, Los Angeles.

Leena Furtado (1998)

Associate Professor of Graduate Education

B.A., 1972, B.Ed., 1977, Calcutta University; M.A., 1975, Jadaupur University; Ph.D., 1996, Texas A&M University.

Munashe Furusa (2003)

Associate Professor of Africana Studies; Lyle E. Gibson Dominguez Hills Distinguished Teacher, 2004; CSU Dominguez Hills Excellence in Service Award, 2008

B.A., 1990, B.A., 1991, M.A., 1993, Ph.D., 2003, University of Zimbabwe.

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Michael Galant (2004)

Associate Professor of Modern Languages

B.S., 1990, M.A., 1993, Ph.D., 1998, University of California, Los Angeles.

Raymond J. Pat Gallagher (2002)

Associate Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1966, Western Washington University; M.Ed., 1972, University of Washington; Ph.D., 1979, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Kenneth Ganezer (1990)

Professor of Physics; CSU Dominguez Hills Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity Award, 2005.

B.A., 1974, University of California, Berkeley; M.S., 1976, Ph.D., 1983, University of California, Los Angeles.

Janine Lynn Gasco (2001)

Associate Professor of Anthropology

B.A., 1977, M.A., 1982, Ph.D., 1987, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Thomas J. Giannotti, Jr. (1990)

Professor of English

B.A., 1976, M.A., 1979, Ph.D., 1985, University of California, Riverside.

Van Girard (1988)

Head Coach, Women's Basketball

B.A., 1978, California State University, Long Beach.

Benito Gomez (2003)

Associate Professor of Modern Languages

B.A., 1990, Alcala de Henares University; B.A., 1995, M.A., 1996, California State University, Dominguez Hills; M.A., 1997, California State University, Long Beach; Ph.D., 2004, University of California, Los Angeles.

Margaret Faulwell Gordon (1988)

Dean, College of Extended and International Education and Professor of Anthropology

B.A., 1962, M.A., 1964, Ph.D., 1971, University of California, Los Angeles; M.P.H., 1976, University of Illinois Medical Center.

Richard Gordon (1991)

Professor of Teacher Education

B.S., 1970, Cheyney State College; M.A.T., 1971, Antioch College, Ohio; Ph.D., 1978, University of California, Los Angeles.

Gay Goss (1999)

Professor of Nursing

B.S., 1982, California State University, Stanislaus; M.S.N., 1984, Ph.D., 1995, University of California, San Francisco.

Mekada Graham (2008)

Associate Professor of Social Work

B.A., 1981, Middlesex University; MSW, 1997, Ph.D., 2001, University of Hertfordshire.

Jonathon Grasse (2005)

Assistant Professor of Performing, Visual and Digital Arts

B.M., 1985, California State University, Sacramento; M.A., 1995, University of California, Santa Cruz; Ph.D., 1999, University of California, Los Angeles.

Cynthia Grutzik (2007)

Associate Professor of Liberal Studies

B.A. 1983, Westmont College; M.A., 1992, University of Arizona, Tucson; Ph.D., 1997, UCLA

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Jianchao Han (2002)

Associate Professor of Computer Science

B.Eng., 1985, Harbin Institute of Technology, China ; M.Sc., 1988, Chinese Academy of Science; Ph.D., 2001, University of Waterloo, Canada .

Lee Hancock (2005)

Assistant Professor of Kinesiology and Recreation

B.A., 1997, M.S., 2002, Ph.D., 2006, Arizona State University.

Jon Hauss (2002)

Professor of English; Lyle E. Gibson Dominguez Hills Distinguished Teacher, 2009

B.A., 1983, California State University, Fresno; M.A., 1985, Ph.D., 1990, University of Washington.

Rodrick Hay (1996)

Associated Dean, College of Natural and Behavioral Sciences, and Professor of Earth Sciences; CSU Dominguez Hills Outstanding Professor Award, 2004

B.S., 1978, Northern Arizona University; M.B.A., 1982, Santa Clara University; M.A., 1991, Ph.D., 1996, University of Arizona, Tucson.

Ivonne Heinze Balcazar (2003)

Associate Professor of Foreign Languages

B.A., 1988, M.A., 1991, University of California, Los Angeles; Ph.D., 2003, University of Kansas.

Diane Hembacher (1998)

Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1974, University of California, Los Angeles; M.A., 1981, California State University, Los Angeles; Ph.D., 1993, University of California, Los Angeles.

Tiffany Herbert (2004)

Counseling Psychologist, Student Development

B.A., 1999, Loyola Marymount; M.A., 2002, Ph.D., 2004, California School of Professional Psychology.

Roderick A. Hernandez (2004)

Associate Professor of English

B.A., 1992, University of California, Los Angeles; M.A., 1994, Ph.D., 2001, Stanford University.

James E. Hill (2002)

Associate Professor of Physics

B.S., 1990, State University of New York, Albany; Ph.D., 1995, University of Pennsylvania.

Juan Holguin (2009)

Assistant Professor of Management and Marketing

BBA, University of Texas, Austin; MBA, University of Texas, El Paso.

Sharroky Hollie (1999)

Assistant Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1990, M.A., 1992, California State University, Northridge.

David Hoopes (2007)

Professor of Management and Marketing

B.A., 1977, Grinnel College; Ph.D., 1996, University of California, Los Angeles.

Fumiko Hosokawa (1972)

Professor of Sociology

B.A., 1969, California State University, Long Beach; M.A., 1971, Ph.D., 1973, University of California, Los Angeles.

Yan-Hua Huang (2007)

Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy

B.S., 1997, Chung-Shan Medical University; M.A., 2001, Ph.D., 2003, University of Southern California. 

Maria Hurtado-Ortiz (1999)

Associate Professor of Psychology; Lyle E. Gibson Dominguez Hills Distinguished Teacher, 2008

B.A., 1992, M.A., 1994, Ph.D., 1997, University of California, Riverside.

Lisa A. Hutton (2002)

Associate Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1985, M.Ed., 1986, Ed.D. 2002, University of California, Los Angeles.

Jeng-Liang Hwang (2005)

Assistant Professor of Health Sciences

B.S., 1994, Chung Shan Medical University; M.S., 1999, Ph.D., 2003, State University of New York, Buffalo.

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Cheryl Jackson-Harris (1992)

Professor of Health Sciences

B.S., 1968, Xavier University, New Orleans; M.S., 1982, California State University, Dominguez Hills.

James Jeffers (2007)

Professor of History

B.A., 1977, Biola University; M.A., 1985, Ph.D., 1988, University of California, Irvine. 

Richard Jenner (1991)

Professor of Management and Marketing

B.S., 1971, University of California, Los Angeles; Ph.D., 1975, University of Sussex.

George A. Jennings (1987)

Professor of Mathematics

A.B., 1975, University of California, Berkeley; Ph.D., 1984, University of California, Los Angeles.

Cynthia Johnson (1995)

Professor of Nursing; CSU, Dominguez Hills Excellence in Service Award, 2005

B.A., 1974, Marymount Manhattan College; M.S., 1976, Long Island University; Ed.D., 1984, Nova University; M.S., 1995, California State University, Dominguez Hills.

Matthew G. Jones (2002)

Associate Professor of Mathematics

B.S., 1996, M.A., 1997, Ph.D., 2001, University of California, Los Angeles.

Anupama Joshi (2007)

Acting Director, School of Health and Human Services, and Professor of Human Development

B.S., 1987, SNDT College, India ; M.S., 1989, M. Phil., 1990, M.S. University, Baroda India ; Ph.D., 1997, Purdue University.

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Patricia L. Kalayjian (2003)

Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies

B.A., Pomona College; M.A., 1985, Ph.D., 1991, Duke University.

Jay B. Kaplan (1971)

Professor of Political Science

B.A., 1966, University of Southern California; M.A., 1968, Ph.D., 1971, Claremont Graduate School.

Barbara L. Kennedy (2003)

Associate Professor of Nursing

B.A., 1977, Bethany College; M.A., 1978, Adelphi University; BSN, 1993, Mount St. Mary's College; MSN, 1995, University of California, Los Angeles.

James Keville (2007)

Assistant Professor of Performing, Visual and Digital Arts

B.A., 1991, M.F.A., 1994, University of California, Los Angeles.

John Keyantash (2002)

Associate Professor of Earth Sciences

B.S., 1992, Oregon State University; M.S., 1997, M.S., 1998, Ph.D., 2001, University of California, Los Angeles.

Getachew Zerufael Kidane (1990)

Associate Professor of Biology

B.S., 1976, CSU Dominguez Hills; Ph.D., 1983, University of California, Los Angeles.

Kazimierz Kowalski (1988)

Professor of Computer Science; Lyle E. Gibson Dominguez Hills Distinguished Teacher, 1998

B.Sc., 1968, M.Sc., 1970, D.Sc., 1974, Technical University of Wroclaw, Poland .

Richard Kravchak (2005)

Professor of Performing, Visual and Digital Arts

B.M., 1980, Eastman School of Music; M.M., 1982, Julliard School; D.M., 1990, Florida State University.

Pamela Krochalk (1990)

Professor of Health Sciences

B.A., 1965, California State University, Long Beach; M.A., 1968, Dr.. P.H., 1980, University of California, Los Angeles.

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Thomas Landefeld (1996)

Professor of Biology

A.B., 1969, Marietta College; M.S., 1971, Ph.D., 1973, University of Wisconsin, Madison.

Donis L. Leonard (2000)

Associate Professor of Theater Arts

B.A., 1990, Prairie View A&M University; M.F.A., 1998, Wayne State University.

Michele Linden (2005)

Assistant Professor of Human Development

B.A., 1964, University of California, Los Angeles; M.A., 1974, California State University, Northridge; Ed.D., 1979, University of California, Los Angeles.

Li-Lin Liu (2008)

Assistant Professor of Accounting and Finance

B.A. 1987, Tunghai University; M.S., 1995, California State University, Los Angeles; Ph.D., 2007, Florida International University.

Jose Lopez-Morin (2001)

Associate Professor of Chicano/Chicana Studies

B.A., 1989, California State University, Bakersfield; M.A., 1994, Ph.D., 2001, University of California, Los Angeles.

M

Wei Ma (2004)

Professor of the Library

B.A., 1983, Guangxi University; M.L.S., 1989, Wayne State University.

Nada Mach (1996)

Associate Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1964, Clark University; M.Ed., 1969, Boston University; Ph.D., 1985, University of California, Los Angeles.

Janie MacHarg (1969)

Director of Health Programs and Psychological Counseling

B.A., 1967, Scripps College; M.A., 1969, Columbia University; Ph.D., 1975, University of Southern California.

James A. Maier (2001)

Head Coach, Softball

B.A., 1987, California State University, Fullerton; M.A., 1994, Azusa Pacific University.

Richard B. Malamud (1990)

Professor of Accounting and Finance; Lyle E. Gibson Dominguez Hills Distinguished Teacher, 2000

B.A., 1974, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 1976, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles; L.L.M., 1979, New York University Graduate Law School.

Adrieanna Tuzzolino Mancillas (2002)

Associate Professor of Graduate Education

B.A., 1992, University of California, Los Angeles; M.A., 1996, Ph.D., 1998, California School of Professional Psychology.

Clarence Augustus Martin (2001)

Associate Vice President for Faculty Affairs and Associate Professor of Criminal Justice Administration

A.B., 1978, Harvard University; J.D., 1982, Duquesne University Law School; Ph.D., 1999, University of Pittsburgh.

H. Leonardo Martinez (1996)

Professor of Chemistry; CSU Dominguez Hills Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity Award, 2007; CSU Dominguez Hills Outstanding Professor Award, 2008

B.Sc., 1986, Universidad del Valle, Cali, Columbia; M.S., 1989, Ph.D., 1993, University of California, San Diego.

Karen Mason (2004)

Associate Professor of Psychology

CSU Dominguez Hills Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity Award, 2010

B.S., 1994, Queen's University; M.S., 1996, Ph.D., 2000, Howard University.

Diane Mayfield (2006)

Assistant Professor of Health Sciences

B.S., 1992, San Jose State University; M.A., 1998, Ed.D., 2005, University of Southern California.

Reza Mazhin (1984)

Professor of Accounting and Finance

B.A., 1969, Abadan Institute of Technology; M.B.A., 1973, Iran Center for Management Studies; Ph.D., 1984, Indiana University.

Terrence McGlynn (2007)

Associate Professor of Biology

A.B., 1993, Occidental College; Ph.D., 1999, University of Colorado. 

Brendan A. McNulty (1997)

Professor of Earth Sciences; CSU Dominguez Hills Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity Award, 2006

B.S., 1987, San Diego State University; M.S., 1990, Ph.D., 1994, University of California, Santa Cruz.

Caron Mellblom (1995)

Professor of Graduate Education; Dominguez Hills Excellence in Service Award, 2006

B.A., 1979, California State University, Fullerton; M.S., 1981, University of Wyoming; Ed.D., 1992, University of Northern Colorado.

Diane Miller (2007)

Assistant Professor of Social Work

B.A., 1991, Drew University; M.S., 2003, Ph.D., 2006, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

Jeffrey Miller (2003)

Associate Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1989, University of Southern California; M.A., 1994, Pepperdine University; Ph.D, 2001, University of Southern California.

Burckhard Mohr (1970)

Professor of English

B.A., 1967, Ph.D., 1973, University of California, Berkeley.

Christopher Monty (2007)

Assistant Professor of History

B.A., 1991, Ph.D., 2004, University of California, Los Angeles; M.A., 1994, University of California, Riverside.

Jerry Dennis Moore (1991)

Professor of Anthropology; CSU Dominguez Hills Outstanding Professor Award, 2003; CSU Dominguez Hills Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity Award, 2008

B.A., 1977, California State University, Stanislaus; Ph.D., 1985, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Stephen Moore (2005)

Assistant Professor of Performing, Visual and Digital Arts

B.M., 1980, University of Rhode Island; M.M., 1983, Manhattan School of Music; Ph.D., 1992, Indiana University.

Hedy Moscovici (1998)

Professor of Teacher Education

B.S., 1977, M.S., 1982, Hebrew University, Israel ; Ph.D., 1994, Florida State University.

Naomi O. Moy (1972)

Professor of the Library

B.A., 1971, M.S.L.S., 1972, M.A., 1977, University of Southern California.

Dale Mueller (2004)

Associate Professor of Nursing

B.A., 1971, University of California, Los Angeles; M.S., 1974, California State University, Long Beach; Ed.D., 1998, Pepperdine University; MSN, 2003, St. Joseph's College of Maine.

Deandrea L. Murrey (2002)

Associate Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1976, California State University, Northridge; M.A., 1997, California State University, Long Beach; Ed.D., 2001, University of Southern California.

Matthew Mutchler (2005)

Associate Professor of Sociology

B.A., 1991, M.A., 1994, Ph.D., 1999, University of California, Santa Barbara.

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Susan Needham (1999)

Associate Professor of Anthropology

B.A., 1989, California State University, Long Beach; M.A., 1996, Ph.D., 1996, University of California, Los Angeles.

Alice L. Newman (1990)

Professor of Physics

B.Sc., 1971, M.Eng., 1978, University of Alberta, Edmonton; Ph.D., 1979, Cornell University.

Janet Niederman (1988)

Counseling Psychologist, Health Programs

B.A., 1974, University of Rochester; B.A., 1978, State University of New York, Stony Brook; M.A., 1981, Ph.D., 1983, University of Texas, Austin.

Thomas J. Norman (2007)

Assistant Professor of Management

B.A, 1974, Indiana University of Pennsylvania; J.D., 1984, Southwestern University School of Law. 

Anthony Normore (2007)

Associate Professor of Graduate Education

B.A, 1983, Memorial University of Newfoundland; M.A., 1997, Universite Laval; Ph.D., 2007, University of Toronto.

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Helen C. Oesterheld (2003)

Associate Professor of English

B.A., 1993, University of California, San Diego; M.A. 1995, American University; Ph.D. 2003, University of California Irvine.

 

Larry Ortiz (2006)

Professor of Social Work

B.A., 1975, M.S.W., 1977, Western Michigan University; Ph.D., 1987, State University of New York, Buffalo.

Irene Osisioma (2004)

Associate Professor of Teacher Education

B.S., 1982, M.S., 1989, Ph.D., 1995, University of Nigeria.

Lauren Outland (2007)

Assistant Professor of School of Nursing

B.A., 1981, University of Wisconsin; B.S., 1986, California State University, Los Angeles; MSN, 2007, California State University, Long Beach; M.P.H., 1993, Dr.P.H., University of California, Los Angeles.

Cynthia Ozeki (2005)

Assistant Professor of Management and Marketing

B.A., 1986, Brigham Young University; Ph.D., 2003, Michigan State University.

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Marie Palladini (2007)

Assistant Professor of Public Administration

B.S. 1995, M.S., 1997, Arizona State University; MBA, 2001, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; Ph.D., 2006, University of Nevada Las Vegas.

Sofia Pappatheodorou (1985)

Associate Professor of Chemistry

B.S., 1962, M.S., 1965, Ph.D., 1978, University of Miami.

Sandra M. Parham (1999)

Dean of the University Library and Professor of the Library

B.A., 1976, Fisk University; M.S.L.S., 1977, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

Jung-Sun Park (1999)

Professor of Asian-Pacific Studies

B.A., 1985, Yonsei University, Seoul; M.A., 1989, Ph.D., 1997, Northwestern University.

Sheela Pawar (2004)

Associate Professor of Philosophy

B.A., 1988, Case Western Reserve University; M.A., 1992, John Carroll University; Ph.D., 2002, Claremont Graduate University.

Keisha Paxton (2005)

Associate Professor of Psychology

B.A., 1995, University of California, Los Angeles; M.A., 1998, Ph.D., 2001, DePaul University.

Maria Theresa Peralta (2004)

Assistant Professor of Health Sciences

B.S., 1991, University of the Philippines ; M.A., 1998, Ph.D., 2004, University of Southern California.

Claudia Peyton ((2002)

Chair of Occupational Therapy and Associate Professor of Occupational Therapy

B.S., 1980, Loma Linda University; M.S., 1985, University of Southern California; Ph.D., 2002, The University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Laura M. Phillips (1973)

Professor of Biology

B.S., 1951, M.S., 1952, George Washington University; Ph.D., 1969, University of California, Los Angeles.

Thomas Philo (2006)

Assistant Professor of the Library

B.A., 1976, Wayne State University; M.F.A., 1980, University of Southern California; M.L.I.S., 2005, San Jose State University.

Katy Pinto (2007)

Assistant Professor of Sociology

B.A, 1997, San Diego State University; M.A. 1999, Ph.D., 2006, UC Los Angeles.

Ariana Pitchon (2007)

Assistant Professor of Anthropology

B.A., 1994, Colby College; M.A., 2001, Western Washington University; Ph.D. 2006, University of Georgia. 

Wai Yan Pong (2002)

Associate Professor of Mathematics

B.Sc., 1993, Chinese University of Hong Kong; M.Sc., 1997, Ph.D., 1999, University of Illinois, Chicago.

Hamid Pourmohammadi (2005)

Assistant Professor of Information Systems and Operations Management

B.S., 1996, M.S., 1999, Tehran Polytechnic University; M.S., 2001, Ph.D., 2005, USC.

Damaine Powell (2004)

Head Coach, Men's Basketball

B.A., 1994, M.A., 2004, University of Southern California.

Jose Prado (2007)

Assistant Professor of Sociology

B.A, 1990, US Santa Barbara; M.A. 1997, California State University, Los Angeles; Ph.D., 2006, University of Southern California.

John Price (2005)

Professor of Physics

B.S., 1986, M.S., 1987, Ph.D., 1993, University of California, Los Angeles.

Vivian Price (2005)

Assistant Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies

B.A., 1971, Bryn Mawr College; M.A., 1973, University of Texas, Austin; Ph.D., 2000, University of California, Irvine.

Lihung Pu (2002)

Associate Professor of Chemistry

B.S., 1995, Ph.D., 2001, University of California, Davis.

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Kimberley Radmacher (2007)

Assistant Professor of Human Development

B.S., 1992, Montana State University; M.A., 2002, California State University, Northridge; Ph.D., 2007, UC Santa Cruz. 

Serban Raianu (2002)

Professor of Mathematics

B.S., 1980, M.S., 1981, Ph.D., 1992, University of Bucharest, Romania .

Doris Ressl (2007)

Assistant Professor of Dance

B.A., 1982, Columbia College; M.F.A., 1988, Smith College.

Fahimeh Rezayat (1989)

Professor of Information Systems

B.S., 1970, Tehran University; M.S., 1980, M.S., 1981, Western Michigan University; Ph.D., 1987, University of Virginia, Charlottesville.

A. Terry Richardson (1999)

Professor of Graduate Education

B.S., 1977, California State University, Hayward; M.A., 1979, Antioch University; Ed.D., 1987, University of San Francisco; M.A., 1995, University of California, Los Angeles.

Laura J. Robles (1975)

Dean of The College of Natural and Behavioral Sciences and Professor of Biology; Campus Nominee, CSU Board of Trustees, Outstanding Professor Award, 1986 and 1988; Lyle E. Gibson Dominguez Hills Distinguished Teacher, 1980

B.S., 1968, M.S., 1971, San Diego State University; Ph.D., 1975, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Peter Rodney (1982)

Professor of Theatre Arts

B.A., 1971, Queen's College of New York; M.A., 1972, University of Connecticut; Ph.D., 1980, Case Western Reserve University.

Kenneth Rodriguez (2009)

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

B.S., 2001, California State University, Dominguez Hills; M.S., 2005, Ph.D., 2007, Ohio State University

Monica Rosas-Baines (2001)

Counseling Psychologist, Student Development

B.A., 1994, Loyola Marymount University; M.A., 1997, Ph.D., 1999, California School of Professional Psychology.

Larry D. Rosen (1976)

Professor of Psychology; Campus Nominee, CSU Board of Trustees Outstanding Professor Award, 1989; Lyle E. Gibson Dominguez Hills Distinguished Teacher, 1997; CSU Dominguez Hills Outstanding Professor Award, 1998;  CSU Dominguez Hills Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity Award, 2009

B.A., 1971, University of California, Los Angeles; Ph.D., 1975, University of California, San Diego.

Sharon Russell (1994)

Acting Director, School of Nursing, and Professor of Teacher Education; Lyle E. Gibson Dominguez Hills Distinguished Teacher, 1999

B.S., 1973, Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.A., 1975, Ph.D., 1980, Ohio State University, Columbus.

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Hamoud Salhi (2006)

Assistant Professor of Political Science, Economics and Labor Studies

B.A., 1981, University of Algiers; M.A., 1985, Ph.D., 1995, University of Southern California.

Denna Sanchez (2002)

Counseling Psychologist, Student Development

B.A., 1992, California State University, Los Angeles; M.A., 1995, Ph.D., 1997, California School of Professional Psychology.

Silvia Jaimina Santos (1990)

Professor of Psychology

B.A., 1985, California State University, San Diego; M.A., 1987, Ph.D., 1990, University of California, Riverside.

Jeffrey Sapp (2006)

Professor of Teacher Education

B.S., 1981, Liberty University; M.S., 1985, Pensacola College; Ed.D., 1993, West Virginia University.

Lilia Sarmiento (2004)

Associate Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1977, M.A., 1985, M.A., 1988, California State University, Los Angeles; Ph.D., 2003, University of Southern California.

Ralph H. Saunders (2001)

Associate Professor of Earth Sciences

B.A., 1984, Northwestern University; M.A., 1988, University of Illinois, Chicago; Ph.D., 1997, University of Arizona.

Sue Ann Schaar (2001)

Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1971, Concordia University; M.S.Ed., 1986, College of New Rochelle; Ed.D., 1992, Columbia University.

Julie Ann Seguin (2007)

Assistant Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1972, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; M.S., 1993, California State University, Los Angeles; Ph.D., 1996, California State University, Los Angeles and University of California, Los Angeles.

Ann Selmi (2005)

Associate Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1972, Santa Clara University; M.Ed., 1981, Boston College; Ph.D., 1990, University of Southern California.

Tayyeb Shabbir (2007)

Associate Professor of Accounting and Finance

B.A., 1973, Government College; M.S., 1974, Quaid-E-Azam University; M.A., 1979, Ph.D., 1987, University of Pennsylvania.

Sohaila Shakib (2007)

Associate Professor of Sociology

B.A., 1990, Tulane University; M.A., 1995, Ph.D., 1999, University of Southern California.

Sharon Sharp (2007)

Assistant Professor of Communications

B.A., 1992, University of California, Berkeley; M.A., 2000, Ph.D., 2006, University of California, Los Angeles.

David P. Sherman (2002)

Associate Professor of English

B.A., 1983, McGill University, Canada ; M.A., 1988, Concordia University, Canada ; Ph.D., 1999, State University of New York, Stony Brook.

Myron Z. Sheu (2002)

Professor of Information Systems and Operations Management

B.S., 1982, Shanghai Industrial University; M.S., 1989, Brigham Young University; Ph.D., 1992, Old Dominion University; M.B.A., 2000, California State University, Long Beach.

Ashish Sinha (2005)

Assistant Professor of Earth Sciences and Geography

B.S., 1987, Lucknow University; M.S., 1989, University of Roorkee, India ; Ph.D., 1997, University of Southern California.

LaTanya Skiffer (2005)

Assistant Professor of Sociology

B.A., 1996, University of Colorado; M.A., 1999, Ph.D., 2006, University of Missouri.

Carl Sneed (2005)

Associate Professor of Psychology

B.A., 1987, M.A., 1989, California State University, Fullerton; Ph.D., 1994, University of California, Riverside.

Davood Soleymani (1990)

Professor of Biology

D.V.M., 1962, Tehran University; M.S., 1967, Ph.D., 1970, Iowa State University.

Alexander Stanoyevitch (2005)

Professor of Mathematics

B.S., 1983, University of Maryland; M.S., 1986, Ph.D., 1990, University of Michigan.

Melissa St. James (2005)

Assistant Professor of Management and Marketing

B.B.A., 1990, University of Cincinnati; M.B.A., 1994, Meredith College; Ph.D., 2004, George Washington University.

Noel Sturm (1996)

Professor of Chemistry; Lyle E. Gibson Dominguez Hills Distinguished Teacher, 2007

B.S., 1985, M.S., 1987, University of California, Davis; Ph.D., 1993, University of Toledo.

Marek Suchenek (1990)

Professor of Computer Science

M.S., 1973, D.Sc., 1979, Warsaw Technical University.

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Laura Talamante (2007)

Assistant Professor of History

B.A., 1995, University of California, Berkeley, M.A. 1998, Ph.D., 2003, University of California, Los Angeles.

Vici Taus (2007)

Assistant Professor of Negotiation, Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding

B.A. 1968, California State University, Chico; M.A., 1976, J.D., 1985, University of New Mexico.

Charles Thomas (2009)

Assistant Professor of Accounting and Finance

B.A., 1995, J.D., 1998, University of California, Berkeley; MBA, 2001, University of Southern California.

 

John Thomlinson (2005)

Professor of Biology

B.A. 1976, M.A.,1980, University of Cambridge; M.S. 1979, University of London; Ph.D., 1993, University of North Texas

Kimberly Trimble (1991)

Professor of Teacher Education

B.A., 1974, DePauw University, Indiana; M.A.T., 1978, Brown University; Ed.D., 1987, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

Carol Ann Tubbs (1985)

Acting Associate Dean, College of Arts and Humanities, and Professor of Dance

B.A., 1971, M.F.A., 1973, University of California, Irvine.

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Ricardo M. Ulivi (1985)

Professor of Accounting and Finance

B.S., 1976, California State University, Dominguez Hills; M.B.A., 1977, California State University, Long Beach; Ph.D., 1981, University of Arkansas.

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Irene Vasquez (2005)

Professor of Chicana/o Studies

B.A., 1992, University of California, Los Angeles; M.A., 1994, University of California, Riverside; Ph.D., 2003, University of California, Los Angeles.

Ericka Verba (2004)

Associate Professor of History

B.A., 1982, Brown University; M.A., 1989, Ph.D., 1999, University of California, Los Angeles.

Tara Victor (2007)

Assistant Professor of Psychology

B.A., 1998, University of Kentucky; M.A., 2000, Ph.D., 2004, Michigan State University.

George Starr Vinovich (1982)

Professor of Theatre Arts

B.A., 1972, Loyola University; M.A., 1974, M.S., 1975, Ph.D., 1975, University of Southern California.

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Mary Jo Wagner (2009)

Assistant Professor of Graduate Education

B.A., 1996, M. Ed, 2001, Ph.D., 2008, University of Nevada, Las Vegas; M.A., 1997, Pepperdine University.

Mark Davis Waldrep (1995)

Professor of Music

B.M., 1978, M.A., 1979, B.A., 1982, California State University, Northridge; M.F.A., 1984, California Institute of Arts; Ph.D., 1986 University of California, Los Angeles; M.S., 1992, California State University, Northridge.

Tieli Wang (2005)

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

B.S., 1984, M.S., 1987, Jilin University; M.S., 1995, Iowa State University; Ph.D., 1999, State University of New York.

Clare M. Weber (2002)

Associate Professor of Sociology

B.A., 1985, St. John Fisher College; M.A., 1992, California State University, Los Angeles; M.A., 1995, Ph.D., 2001, University of California, Irvine.

Jo Ann Wegmann (1990)

Professor of Nursing

B.S., 1975, M.S., 1978, University of Illinois, Chicago; Ph.D., 1985, Claremont Graduate School.

Sydell Weiner (1985)

Professor of Theatre Arts; Lyle E. Gibson Dominguez Hills Distinguished Teacher, 1989.

B.A., 1968, State University of New York, Binghamton; M.A., 1974, California State University, Los Angeles; Ph.D., 1986, New York University.

Rose Aguilar Welch (1991)

Professor of Nursing

B.S., 1974, California State University, Northridge; M.S., 1977, University of California, Los Angeles; Ed.D., 1994, Pepperdine University.

Vanessa Elena Wenzell (1991)

Professor of English

B.A., 1972, Stanford University; M.A., 1975, University of California, Berkeley; M.A., 1982, Ph.D., 1987, University of California, Los Angeles.

Edward Whetmore (1993)

Professor of Communications

B.A., 1970, M.A., 1972, California State University, Fullerton; Ph.D., 1976, University of Oregon.

William R. Whetstone (1990)

Professor of Nursing

B.S., 1970, Duquesne University; M.P.H., 1973, Ph.D., 1977, University of Pittsburgh; M.S., 1983, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

Connie White-Betz (1989)

Counseling Psychologist, Student Development

B.A., 1982, M.A., 1984, California State University, Dominguez Hills; Ph.D., 1988, University of Southern California.

Michael White (2007)

Assistant Professor of Negotiation, Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding

B.A. 1966, University of Oklahoma; J.D., 1971, University of California, Los Angeles.

Rhonda Whitfield (2009)

Assistant Professor of Public Administration

B.B.A., 2000, Georgia State University; M.J.P.A., 2003, California State University, Los Angeles; Ed.D., 2006 Nova Southwestern University. 

John Wilkins (1996)

Professor of Mathematics

B.A., 1973, M.A., 1978, M.A., 1987, M.S., 1991, California State University, Los Angeles; Ph.D., 1996, University of California, Los Angeles.

Denise Williams (1994)

Assistant Professor of Negotiation, Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding

B.A., 1986, University of California, Santa Barbara; M.A., 1992, Syracuse University; Ph.D., 1994, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Elizabeth Wilson (2009)

Assistant Professor of Political Science and Economics

B.S. 2001, University of Texas, Tyler; Ph.D. 2007, Texas A&M University.

Wang Chan Wong (2003)

Professor of Information Systems

B.B.A., 1976, Chinese University; M.S., 1979, Ph.D., 1991, University of California, Irvine.

James A. Woods (1984)

Director, Admissions and Records

B.A., 1970, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa; M.Ed., 1980, University of Alabama, Birmingham.

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Xinmei Xie (2008)

Assistant Professor of Accounting & Finance

B.S. 1998, M.S. 2001, University of Texas, Dallas.

Bing Xu

Assistant Professor of Management and Marketing

B.A., 1997, Human Normal University; M.B.A 2004, Ph.D., 2009, New Mexico State University.

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Burhan F. Yavas (1983)

Professor of Accounting and Finance; CSU Dominguez Hills Outstanding Professor Award, 1996

B.A., 1973, Ankara University; M.A., 1978, Ph.D., 1983, University of Southern California.

Bingsheng Yi (2005)

Assistant Professor of Accounting and Finance

B.S., 1993, M.S., 1996, Beijing Materials College; Ph.D., 2005, University of South Florida.

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Meng Zhao (2004)

Associate Professor of Management and Marketing

B.A., 1991, Quingdao University; M.A., 1999, University of Nebraska, Lincoln.

Xia Zhao (2006)

Assistant Professor of Management and Marketing

B.S., 1997, Hebei University; M.S., 2000, Beijing University; Ph.D., 2006, University of Texas.

Ben Zhou (1999)

Associate Professor of Kinesiology and Recreation

B.A., 1979, Wuhan Institute of Physical Education; M.S., 1985, Beijing Institute of Physical Education; Ph.D., 1999, Brigham Young University, Hawaii.

Joanne Zitelli (2000)

Associate Dean of the College of Extended and International Education

B.A. 1973, CSU, Long Beach; M.A. 1974, Occidental College; Ph.D. 1981, University of California, Irvine.

C. Edward Zoerner, III (1997)

Professor of English

B.A., 1983, M.A., 1994, Ph.D., 1995, University of California, Irvine.

Kara Ann Zugman (2003)

Associate Professor of Sociology

B.A., 1992, M.A., 1997, San Francisco State University; M.A., 1998, Ph.D., 2001, University of California, Santa Barbara.