Sabbatical Leaves

Sabbatical Leaves

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The granting of sabbatical leaves is intended for the mutual benefit of the University and the person granted such a leave. CSU Dominguez Hills is committed in supporting and encouraging the teaching, research, scholarly and creative activities, and professional development of the faculty unit employee. Hence, we encourage all full-time faculty members to peruse this page for more details on eligibility, applications, and timelines.

To view the Leaves and Honors Committee members for this academic year, please click on the following link: 2020-2021 Leaves and Honors Committee.

CSU/CFA (Unit 3) Collective Bargaining Agreement Faculty Leave Information

For more information and eligibility, please refer to the below articles of the Unit 3, California Faculty Association Collective Bargaining Agreement.

  • CBA Article 22, Leaves of Absence Without Pay
  • CBA Article 27, Sabbatical Leaves
  • CBA Article 28, Difference in Pay Leaves

Leaves and Honors Sabbatical Leave Calendar (2020-2021)

December 1, 2020: Notifications to eligible faculty
January 29, 2021 ( Extended to February 12): Sabbatical applications DUE to Faculty Affairs and Development
February 12, 2021: Leaves and Honors Committee review begins
March 12, 2021: Leaves and Honors Committee selection due
April 23, 2021: University President issues Sabbatical Leave letters  

Difference-In-Pay Leave Calendar (2020-2021)

December 1, 2020: Notifications to eligible faculty
January 29, 2021 (Extended to February 12): Applications DUE to Faculty Affairs and Development
February 12, 2021: RTP Committee review begins
March 12, 2021: RTP Committee selection due
April 23, 2021: University President issues Difference-In-Pay-Leave letters

Sabbatical / DIP Application and Forms

If you are a full-time faculty eligible for a sabbatical leave, you may apply and submit your application to the Office of Faculty Affairs and Development at facultyaffairs@csudh.edu.

Sabbatical Leave Recipients

The faculty members listed below have been granted sabbatical leaves to be taken during the
2020-2021 academic year. These recipients were selected based upon the recommendation of the Faculty Leaves and Honors Committee, chaired by Dr. Theodore Byrne. 

  • Corina Benavides Lopez, Fall 2020, Chicana and Chicano Studies
  • Orie Berezan, Fall 2020, Management and Marketing
  • Giacomo Bono, Spring 2021, Psychology
  • William David Brice, Spring 2021, Management and Marketing
  • Kirti Sawhney Celly, Fall 2020, Management and Marketing
  • Brian Gregor, Spring 2021, Philosophy
  • Lee Hancock, Fall 2020, Kinesiology and Recreation
  • Yan-hua Huang, Fall 2020, Occupational Therapy
  • Jose R. Lopez Morin, Fall 2020, Chicana and Chicano Studies
  • Erin Merz, Fall 2020, Psychology
  • Christopher Monty, Spring 2021, History
  • La Tanya Skiffer, Spring 2021, Sociology
  • Jennifer Sumner, Fall 2020, Public Administration
  • Bin Tang, Fall 2020, Computer Science
  • Wang-Chan Wong, Fall 2020, Information Systems and Operations Management
Sabbatical Leave Eligibility List

Below is the 2021-2022 Sabbatical Eligibility list. Current FERP faculty are not eligible for sabbatical or difference-in-pay leaves.

1Dr.YannAbdourazakouManagement and Marketingeligible
2Dr.AdrianaAldanaSocial Workeligible
3Dr.HugoAsencioPublic Administrationeligible
4Dr.MariaBarbosaSchool of Nursingeligible
5Dr.KelliBeardGraduate Educationeligible
6Dr.MohsenBeheshtiComputer Scienceeligible
7Dr.DanaBeluPhilosophyeligible
8Dr.AntoniaBoadiPhysicseligible
9Dr.RyanBowles EagleCommunicationseligible
10Dr.BrantBurkeyCommunicationseligible
11Dr.HeatherButlerPsychologyeligible
12Dr.TheodoreByrnePublic Administrationeligible
13Dr.Mary LouCappelKinesiology and Recreationeligible
14Dr.CaroleCastenKinesiology and Recreationeligible
15Dr.Cramer RandolphCauthenEnglisheligible
16Dr.AmlanChatterjiComputer Scienceeligible
17Dr.MariselaChavezChicana and Chicano Studieseligible
18Dr.ScottCheathamKinesiology and Recreationeligible
19Dr.EdwardChuInformation Systems and Operations Managementeligible
20Dr.HelenChunBiologyeligible
21Dr.XimenaCidPhysicseligible
22Dr.PaulaD'AmoreHealth Scienceeligible
23Dr.GloriaDel RosarioAccounting, Finance and Economicseligible
24Dr.KaraDellacioppaSociologyeligible
25Dr.Xuefei NancyDengInformation Systems and Operations Managementeligible
26Dr.PrakashDheeriyaAccounting, Finance and Economicseligible
27Dr.DavidDixonPolitical Scienceeligible
28Dr.VirginiaEamesCommunicationseligible
29Dr.KristenEllsworthArt and Designeligible
30Dr.NancyErbeNegotiation, Conflict Resolution and Peacebuildingeligible
31Dr.MichaelErnstKinesiology and Recreationeligible
32Dr.KateEspositoGraduate Educationeligible
33Dr.MohammadEyadatInformation Systems and Operations Managementeligible
34Dr.SalimFarajiAfricana Studieseligible
35Dr.JessicaFedermanManagement and Marketingeligible
36Dr.LornaFitzsimmonsHumanitieseligible
37Dr.JustinGammageAfricana Studieseligible
38Dr.KateFawverHistoryeligible
39Ms.CarolynGardnerUniversity Libraryeligible
40Dr.ThomasGiannottiEnglisheligible
41Dr.LindaGoldmanSchool of Nursingeligible
42Dr.JonathonGrasseMusiceligible
43Dr.KamalHamdanTeacher Educationeligible
44Dr.LynnHarris-HendersonSocial Workeligible
45Dr.IvonneHeinze-BalcazarModern Languageseligible
46Dr.JimHillPhysicseligible
47Dr.DavidHoopesManagement and Marketingeligible
48Dr.MariaHurtado-OrtizPsychologyeligible
49Dr.KimberlyHuthEnglisheligible
50Dr.BrianJarrettNegotiation, Conflict Resolution and Peacebuildingeligible
51Dr.MattJonesMathematicseligible
52Dr.AnupamaJoshiChild Developmenteligible
53Dr.Jian-YuKeInformation Systems and Operations Managementeligible
54Dr.BarbaraKennedySchool of Nursingeligible
55Mr.JimKevilleArt and Designeligible
56Dr.JohnKeyantashEarth Science and Geographyeligible
57Dr.KarinKramBiologyeligible
58Dr.ElenaKulikovPublic Administrationeligible
59Dr.MegumiKuwabaraChild Developmenteligible
60Dr.MichaelLaurentMarital and Family Therapyeligible
61Dr.Tri HuuLeHuman Serviceseligible
62Dr.JaneLeeEnglisheligible
63Dr.DonisLeonardTheatre and Danceeligible
64Dr.G. KeongLeongInformation Systems and Operations Managementeligible
65Dr.KelinLiSociologyeligible
66Dr.AngelaMaciasLiberal Studieseligible
67Dr.MichaelManahanAccounting, Finance and Economicseligible
68Dr.AdrieanMancillasGraduate Educationeligible
69Dr.AndridiaMapsonSocial Workeligible
70Dr.Clarence AugustusMartinPublic Administrationeligible
71Dr.JoseMartinezAccounting, Finance and Economicseligible
72Dr.AlexisMcCurnSociologyeligible
73Dr.ElexiaMcGovernTeacher Educationeligible
74Dr.MaryMedinaOccupational Therapyeligible
75Dr.StephenMooreMusiceligible
76Dr.ScottMorrisMusiceligible
77Mr.MarkMullerHealth Scienceeligible
78Dr.BiancaMurilloHistoryeligible
79Dr.PaymanNasrClinical Scienceeligible
80Dr.SiskannaNaynahaEnglisheligible
92Dr.HannahNguyenHuman Serviceseligible
81Dr.HelenOesterheldEnglisheligible
82Dr.IreneOsisiomaTeacher Educationeligible
83Ms.DanaOspinaUniversity Libraryeligible
84Dr.PhuPhanHuman Serviceseligible
85Mr.ThomasPhiloUniversity Libraryeligible
86Dr.FynnwinPragerPublic Administrationeligible
87Dr.PamelaRobinsonGraduate Educationeligible
88Dr.KennethRodriguezChemistry and Biochemistryeligible
89Dr.SalvatoreRussoPolitical Scienceeligible
90Dr.SilviaSantosPsychologyeligible
91Dr.SohailaShakibSociologyeligible
92Dr.DavidShermanEnglisheligible
93Dr.MyronSheuInformation Systems and Operations Managementeligible
94Dr.SariSilvantoManagement and Marketingeligible
95Dr.DavoodSoleymaniBiologyeligible
96Dr.MelissaSt. JamesManagement and Marketingeligible
97Dr.JenniferStacyLiberal Studieseligible
98Dr.KristenStaggMathematicseligible
99Dr.PatrickStillChemistry and Biochemistryeligible
100Dr.CarolSullivanGraduate Educationeligible
101Dr.LauraTalamanteHistoryeligible
102Dr.SarahTaylorAnthropologyeligible
103Dr.ArumugamThangavelChemistry and Biochemistryeligible
104Dr.KathrynTheissBiologyeligible
105Mr.DevonTsunoArt and Designeligible
106Dr.GretelVera-RosasSociologyeligible
107Ms.WendolynVermeerUniversity Libraryeligible
108Dr.GeorgeVinovichDigital Media Artseligible
109Dr.FangWangBiologyeligible
110Dr.TieliWangChemistry and Biochemistryeligible
111Dr.Sharon ChunWetterauSocial Workeligible
112Dr.Elizabeth AnnieWilson WhetmorePolitical Scienceeligible
113Mr.GeorgeWingKinesiology and Recreationeligible
114Dr.BingshengYiAccounting, Finance and Economicseligible
115Ms.EllieZenhariArt and Designeligible
116Dr.MengZhaoManagement and Marketingeligible
117Dr.XiaZhaoManagement and Marketingeligible
118Dr.Cyril EdwardZoernerEnglisheligible
119Dr.LiudongZuoComputer Scienceeligible