Department Chairs & Program Coordinators

Department Chairs & Program Coordinators List

Please contact the Office of Faculty Affairs & Development at (310) 243-3766 if you have any questions regarding the information listed below. 

College of Arts & Humanities

Africana Studies: Dr. Donna Nicol
Art & Design: Jim Keville
Asian Pacific Studies: Dr. Jung-Sun Park
Chicano/a Studies: Dr. Marisela Chavez
Communications: Dr. Nancy Cheever
Digital Media Arts: Dr. George Vinovich
English: Dr. Timothy Chin
History: Dr. Christopher Monty
Humanities: Vacant
Labor Studies: Dr. Vivian Price
Modern Languages: Dr. Ivonne Heinze-Balcazar
Music: Dr. Scott Morris
Philosophy: Dr. Sheela Pawar
Theatre & Dance: Doris Ressl
Women's Studies: Dr. Dana Belu
Interdisciplinary Studies: Dr. Anne Choi
Negotiation, Conflict Resolution & Peacebuilding: Dr. Brian Jarrett

College of Business Administration & Public Policy

Accounting, Finance & Economics: Dr. Jose Martinez
Information Systems & Operations Management: Dr. Myron Sheu
Marketing & Management: Dr. Natasa Christodoulidou
Public Administration: Dr. Elena Kulikov

College of Health, Human Services & Nursing

Child Development: Dr. Kimberly Radamacher
Clinical Sciences: Dr. Cheryl Jackson-Harris
Health Sciences: Dr. Pamela Krochalk
Human Services: Dr. Phu Phan
Kinesiology: Dr. Michael Ernst
Marital & Family Therapy: Dr. Michael Laurent
Master of Social Work: Dr. Paul Duong Tran
Orthotics & Prosthetics: Dr. Mark Muller
Occupational Therapy: Dr. Terry (Maria) Peralta-Catipon
School of Nursing: Dr. Kathy Chai

College of Natural & Behavioral Sciences

Anthropology: Dr. Jerry Moore
Behavioral Science Program: Dr. Salvatore Russo
Biology: Dr. John Thomlinson
Chemistry: Dr. Kenneth Rodriguez
Computer Science: Dr. Mohsen Behesti
Earth Science & Geography: Dr. Brendan McNulty
Mathematics: Dr. Matt Jones
Physics: Dr. James Hill
Political Science: Dr. David Dixon
Psychology: Dr. Karen Wilson
Sociology: Dr. Sohaila Shakib
Science, Math & Technology: Dr. John Price
Social & Behavioral Sciences: Dr. Ivonne Heinze-Balcazar

College of Education

Curriculum & Instruction Program: Dr. Edward Curammeng
Graduate Education: Dr. Pamela Robinson
Liberal Studies: Dr. Laurie Inman
Pupil Personnel Services: Dr. Adriean Mancillas
Teacher Education: Dr. Lilla Sarmiento
Special Education: Dr. Kate Esposito
School Leadership Program: Dr. Antonia Issa Lahera