2022-2023 Catalog 
    
    Nov 27, 2022  
2022-2023 Catalog

Faculty


California School of Education

Core Faculty

James Adams
Program Director, Educational Psychology
PsyD, Educational Psychology, 2013, Alliant International University
Research interests: International School Psychology, Mental Health in Educational Settings, Mindfulness Training and School Neuropsychology

Evangeline Akridge
Program Director, MAE/EdS/PPS School Psychology; Assistant Professor
PsyD, Educational Psychology, 2013, Alliant International University
Research interests: Culture and Ethnic Diversity, Charter School Education, Mental Health, Social Emotional Learning

Tamara Andersen
Director of Clinical Practice, Arizona Coordinator, SOE and Assistant Professor
EdD, Educational Leadership, 2011, Argosy University
Research interests: integration of International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) -Educational Standards in online Teacher Preparation Programs

Sonja Lopez Arnak
Assistant Professor, Teacher Education
EdD, Educational Leadership & Administration, University of Southern California
Research interests: Teacher education, international and global education, multicultural education, and literacy

Donna Block
Associate Professor, Teacher Education
EdD, 2016, Alliant International University

Peter Byun
Associate Professor, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, ELM, Teacher Education
PhD, Linguistics; 2006; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Research interests: Input, Interaction, and Output in SLA; Automaticity and skill-specificity; TESOL/TEFL program development

Stephen J. Cochrane
Professor, Teacher Education (Special Education)
PhD, Education, 2005, Capella University
Research interests: Positive Psychology, Emotional Intelligence, and Neurology interventions for learning disabilities and sensory processing disorders. 

Steven Fisher
Associate Professor, PPS/MAE/EdS
PsyD, Clinical Psychology, 1998, United States International University
Research interests: Child maltreatment, school-based mental health services, and child/adolescent disruptive behavior disorders

Joseph Jones
PPS Clinical Practice Coordinator
PsyD, Educational Psychology, 2007, Alliant International University
Research interests: Clinical Psychology

Kenneth Kelch
Program Director, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and Language Education; and International Language Education and Cultural Center, Teacher Education, ELM
EdD, TESOL, 2005, Alliant International University
Research interests: TESOL teacher education, curriculum development, research design and qualitative research

Tanya MacMartin
Assistant Professor, Teacher Education
Ed.D., Organizational Leadership, 2017, Brandman University
Research interests: effective implementation of project-based learning into the nation’s diverse classrooms to strengthen collegiate preparedness

Shawn Nunnally
Assistant Professor, Educational Psychology
PsyD, Educational Psychology, 2010, Alliant International University
Research interests: Neuro Cognitive Processing and Childhood Trauma, Mental Health in Educational Settings, Applied Behavior Analysis, and School Neuropsychology

Cynthia Pancer
Professor, Teacher Education
EdD, Computer Education, 1987, United States International University
Research interests: Virtual learning, teacher preparation, charter schools, blended learning

Carlton Parks
Professor, MAE/EdS/PPS
PhD, Developmental Psychology, 1986, University of Minnesota
Research interests: Developmental psychopathology, interpersonal relations, ethnically and culturally diverse youth, stress and coping resources/skills; multicultural education; school/clinical-child psychology

James Perren
Associate Professor, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, ELM, Teacher Education
EdD, CITE/TESOL; 2008; Temple University, Pennsylvania
Research interests: Service learning in applied linguistics, intercultural communication, language teaching methodology, technology in language education, and second language acquisition

Chris Pilkington
Assistant Professor, Program Coordinator, Educational Leadership and Management
EdD, Educational Leadership and Management, 2013, Alliant International University

Tatiana Rivadeneyra
Program Director of Teacher Education, Assistant Professor
EdD

Katie Treat
Program Director, MAE/EdS/PPS School Counseling
PhD, ASC, MAE Educational Counseling

Donald Wofford
Associate Professor, MAE/EdS/PPS
PsyD, Educational Psychology, 2002, California School of Professional Psychology/Alliant International University
Research interests: School based mental health

California School of Forensic Studies

Core Faculty

Marion Chiurazzi
Program Director, Associate Professor
PsyD, Clinical Psychology, 1998, California School of Professional Psychology/Alliant International University, Fresno
Research interests: Correctional psychology and rehabilitation, psychopathy, suicide

Diana M. Concannon
Dean, Associate Provost for Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships and Associate Professor
PsyD, Forensic Psychology, 2005, California School of Professional Psychology/Alliant International University
Research interests: Forensic Psychology, risk assessment, emergency mental health, disaster mental health, competency-based education and training 

Lissa H. Parker
Program Director, Assistant Professor
PhD, Forensic Psychology, 2009, California School of Forensic Studies/Alliant International University
Research interests: Violent behavior, decision-making within a criminological context, jury decision making, legal decision making, forensic psycholinguistics and threat assessment

Adjunct Faculty

Nanette Burton
Adjunct Faculty
MS, Forensic Behavioral Science, California School of Forensic Studies
Research interests: Violent offenders, threat/risk assessment, victimization, trauma, and the justice system

Kenneth Carr
Adjunct Faculty
PhD, MAOB, California School of Forensic Studies/Alliant International University
Research interests: Justice administration, security management, law enforcement management

Christopher L. Elg
Adjunct Faculty
MA.S., M.P.H., John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Research interests: Law enforcement leadership, critical incident response, public safety

Glenn Lipson
Adjunct Faculty
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1986, California School of Professional Psychology/Alliant International University, San Diego
Research interests: Threat assessment, loneliness, preventing sexual misconduct

Luke Matthew Martin
Adjunct Faculty
MBA, JD, Law, 2011, California Western School of Law
Research interests: Mental health law, corporate law, consent, HIPAA and intellectual property

Scott Masten
Adjunct Faculty
PhD, Epidemiology, 2011, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Research interests: Program design and program evaluation

Jessica Roberts
Adjunct Faculty
PhD, California School of Forensic Studies/Alliant International University
Research interests: Targeted attacks, substance abuse in forensic populations, cultural humility in substance abuse treatment, homelessness services, recovery support services

California School of Management and Leadership

Core Faculty

Shams Al-Ajrawi
Assistant Professor, San Diego
PhD, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2021, University of San Diego and San Diego State University (JDP)
Research interests: Brain computer interface application including wireless network communication, artificial intelligent, advanced signal processing, machine learning, and cybersecurity

Rachna Kumar
Dean, Professor and Systemwide Program Director, Master’s, Business and Management Programs, San Diego
PhD, Management Information Systems, 1994, New York University, Stern School of Management
Research interests: Establishing trust in virtual teams, sustainable work design for success in outsourcing/offshoring contexts, impacts of technology on self-efficacy, transfer of technology skills to developing economies, technology synchronization and organizational performance, technology mediated learning

René Naert
Professor, San Diego
PhD, Administration, 1996, Walden University
Research interests: Sustainable networks as organic systems, and their impact on technology and organizational performance; building effective organizational networks: technological and knowledge based organic business nerve centers; factors influencing the strategic direction of business schools confronted with the disruptive innovations in the area of educational technology

Saba Ozyurt
Professor and Program Director, MBA, Undergraduate Business and Management Programs, Undergraduate General Education (lower division)
PhD, Political Science and Government, 2009, University of California, Irvine
Research interests: Cross-cultural management, diversity, gender empowerment, economic empowerment of disadvantaged communities, refugee and immigrant communities.

Michael Pittman
Lecturer, San Diego
ABD, Hospitality and Tourism Management, Purdue University

Huiyu Qian
Assistant Professor and Program Director, San Diego, Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)
PhD, Applied Mathematics with Concentration on Statistics and Probability, 2009, Lehigh University
Research interests: Statistical analysis and modeling, predictive analysis and forecasting, quantitative research, data science, machine learning, artificial intelligence, marketing research, operational optimization, financial mathematics and statistics

Cory B. Scott
Assistant Professor and Program Director, San Diego, PhD in Leadership (LDR)
EdD, Organizational Leadership, 2017, University of La Verne
Research interests: Ethical perspectives of leadership, toxic leadership, and brain-based pedagogical techniques for conveying, learning, and retaining information.

Aaron Wester
Assistant Professor and Program Director, MS in Data Analytics, MS in Healthcare Analytics, and MS in Information Systems Technology
DM/IST, Information Systems Technology, 2013, University of Phoenix
Research interests: Quantitative research, data science, business intelligence, analytics, data management, user experience design, statistics, machine learning, web development, virtual reality integration, augmented reality design, responsive design, emerging video gaming innovations disruption, interaction design

Adjunct Faculty

Jeffrey Appel
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego
PhD, Computer Technology in Education, 2003, NOVA Southeastern University
Research interests: cloud computing, project management, information systems and technology, computer science and software engineering

John Franey
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego
PhD, Leadership Studies, 2013, University of San Diego
Research interests: leadership development and organizational culture and effectiveness. Training, motivation, and support for individuals and organizations to fully develop a foundation for making a difference

Hasan Galib
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego
DBA, Business Administration (Marketing), 2013, Alliant International University
Research interests: Customer relationship management, social media marketing, mobile marketing, digital marketing, consumer behavior, international marketing, cross-cultural marketing, internet marketing

Anna Gladys
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego
EdD, Organizational Leadership, 2014, Pepperdine University
Research interests: organizational leadership, business processes, and scientific foundations, team building and success across many organizational venues, forays into new methods and models for encouraging innovation, creativity, and productivity reflect a personal belief system where the individual is valued and respected.

Shelby Gordon
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego
MS, Professional and Technical Communication, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Research interests: Marketing, communication, social media and digital trends, market research

Susan Haugh
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego
M.Ed, Education Technology, SDSU
Research interests: Performance improvement, technology, hospitality, non-profit, strategic planning, project coordination

Yousef Ibrahim
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego
DBA, Strategy, 2014, Alliant International University
Research interests: strategic management, organizational behavior and global leadership, international marketing management, international business, change management, technology and innovation management

Brian Lesson
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego
MS, Hospitality and Tourism Management, 2009, Roosevelt University
Research interests: hospitality, and tourism, food and beverage, event management, operations management

Yvan Nezerwe
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego
DBA, Finance. 2011, Alliant International University
Research interests: stock returns, free trade agreement, financial management, dividend policy in financial distress, post-merger performance in healthcare

Janine Heiberger
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego
MBA, University of Phoenix; ICAgile Certified Professional (ICP), International Consortium for Agile (ICAgile), Project Management Professional (PMP), Project Management Institute (PMI)
Research interests: complex project management, execution and team leadership, process optimization, data analysis, client relationships, quality & continuous improvement

Steve Romano
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego
PhD, Leadership and Change, 2014, Antioch University
Research interests: Bringing forth innovative learning strategies to deepen reflection and accelerate application, creates highly interactive and inclusive learning environment to help students achieve goals, collaborator who integrates work/life experiences, holistic thinking, contemplative and global perspective

Tamer Salameh
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego
DBA, Business Administration (Strategic Management), 1987, Alliant International University
Research interests: strategic management, strategic leadership, strategic behavior, strategic learning, strategic information innovation and entrepreneurship

Frank Song
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego
PhD, Sociology, 1995, Kansas State University
Research interests: system-wide business intelligence, clinical quality, efficiency measurement, ROI analysis, predictive modeling, risk segmentation, thought leadership, innovation, program evaluations, advanced statistical analysis, data informatics, process improvement efforts, data warehouse design, physician hospital partnerships, strategic planning, and market research

California School of Professional Psychology

Core Faculty

Liana Abascal
Assistant Professor, San Diego, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2008, San Diego State University/University of California, San Diego
Research interests: Eating disorders, obesity, diabetes, health behaviors

Eloiza Alcaraz
Assistant Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PsyD Program
PsyD, Clinical Psychology, 2012, California School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles

Omar Alhassoon
Professor, San Diego, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2003, San Diego State University/University of California, San Diego
Research interests: Neuropsychology and neuroimaging in the fields of substance abuse (alcohol, methamphetamine, cocaine, heroin, etc.), HIV, personality disorders, and late-life depression, and dementia, refugee mental health and treatment. Clinical specialty: neuropsychological assessment in adults. Areas of future expansion: Transgender and bisexual discrimination and refugee mental health and treatment

Carolyn Allard
Professor and Program Director, San Diego, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2008, University of Oregon
Research interests: Trauma risk and resiliency factors and treatment outcome predictors; differential effects of interpersonal trauma versus non-interpersonal trauma; betrayal, guilt and shame; individual and cultural diversity moderators, including gender and sexual identity, ethnicity, religiosity, and age; intervention development and testing

Matthew Baity
Professor, Sacramento, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2003, University of Arkansas
Research interests: Personality and neuropsychological assessment; personality disorders; treatment process, outcome and alliance; premature termination; prediction of substance abuse treatment relapse/success

John Bakaly
Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Counseling Psychology, 1988, University of Southern California
Research interests: Clinical intervention with children and adolescents and their families; treatment of depression, anxiety, and general childhood disorders

Debra Bekerian
Professor and Program Director, Fresno, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Psychology, 1978, University of California, Berkeley
Research interests: Adult and child event memory (qualitative/quantitative paradigms); child development, including impact of abuse on development and attachment; cognitive models of trauma; applied psychology

Andrew Bertagnolli
Associate Professor, San Francisco, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1996, California School of Professional Psychology - San Francisco Bay Area
Research interests: Behavioral health integration, digital behavioral health, suicide prevention, medical/health psychology

Catherine Bishop Vincent
Assistant Professor, Online, MA Clinical Counseling Program
EdD, Counselor Education, 2018, Delta State University
Research interests: Student wellness, evidence based trauma approaches, applications of research, and counseling supervision

Linda Boen
Assistant Professor, Online, MA Clinical Counseling Program
EdD, Counseling, University of Arkansas

Rebecca Bokoch
Assistant Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PhD program
PsyD, Couple and Family Therapy, 2017, California School of Professional Psychology, Alliant International University, Los Angeles
Research interests: Family systems, the interconnections between physical and mental health (i.e. pain, weight management, and affect), the effectiveness of creative therapeutic modalities (i.e. mindfulness, art, play therapy), trauma and resilience, trauma-informed care, school- and community-based program evaluations using both quantitative and qualitative methods

Branson Boykins
Assistant Professor, Irvine, CFT Program
PhD, Counseling Psychology, 2016, Western Michigan University
Research interests: Multicultural psychology and intersections of race and psychology, contemporary forms of bias and oppression, best practices when working with diverse and marginalized populations, working with African American populations and racial minorities, men’s issues and understanding experiences of Black Men

Steven F. Bucky
Distinguished Professor, San Diego, Clinical PsyD Program; Director of Professional Training, San Diego
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1970, University of Cincinnati
Research interests: Childhood psychopathology; chemical dependency; alcoholic family; children of alcoholics; forensic psychology; ethics; sports psychology

Elaine Burke
Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PsyD Program
PsyD, Clinical Psychology, 1989, University of Denver
Research interests: Multicultural and global issues particularly in the areas of race/ethnicity, trauma, health, socioeconomic status, sex roles and gender, and children; neuropsychology (with a specialty in pediatric and geriatric neuropsychology)

Molly Burrets
Associate Professor and Program Director, Los Angeles, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2013, Texas A&M University
Research interests: Couple therapy process and outcome; evidence based cross-cultural assessment; infidelity; treatment of military sexual trauma; individual and family effects of PTSD in military and veteran populations; training approaches and supervision for family/couple therapists

John V. Caffaro
Distinguished Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1989, The Fielding Institute
Research interests: Child maltreatment; sibling relationships; post-traumatic stress disorder; group psychotherapy

Thaddeus Camlin
Assistant Professor, San Diego, Clinical PsyD Program
PsyD, Clinical Psychology, 2016, California School of Professional Psychology, San Diego
Research interests: Psychedelics, self-empowering treatment for addictive behaviors, existential psychology, integrative psychology, trauma as a core etiological factor underlying DSM diagnoses, creativity

Merle Canfield
Professor, Fresno, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Social Psychology, 1985, University of Kansas
Research interests: Human systems, including individuals, personal contracts, events, groups, roles, communities, and settings; program evaluation; psychotherapy research; psychometrics; multivariate statistics; psychology taxonomy

Megan Carlos
Associate Professor, San Francisco, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Child Clinical Psychology, 2005, University of Minnesota at Twin Cities
Research interests: Psychology of disability, child and adolescent psychology, attachment theory

Thomas Carlson
Professor, San Diego, CFT Program
PhD, Human Development and Family Studies, 2000, Iowa State University
Research interests: Social justice and culturally responsive training and supervision, LGBTQ affirmative training and therapy, pro-feminist approaches to working with men in therapy, response based and narrative approaches to trauma, story based pedagogical practices in training and supervision

Dayanne Carter
Assistant Professor, San Diego and Online, CFT Program
PhD, Families, Systems, and Couples, 2020, Loma Linda University
Research interests: Narrative practices, narrative analysis, community-based research, supervision and training in MFT, women’s issues in higher education, discourse analysis, and feminist research methodologies

Tai Chang
Associate Professor, San Francisco, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical/Community Psychology, 1999, University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign
Research interests: Acculturation and identity development processes as well as their relations to adjustment and help-seeking; the interface of counseling and the Internet, including online mutual help and self-help; Asian-American mental health

Eddie Yu-Wai Chiu
Professor, San Francisco, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1996, California School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles
Research interests: Ethnic minority stress and coping; immigrant and refugee mental health; culturally relevant assessment and intervention; problem gambling and other behavioral addictions; mindfulness; legal and ethics in clinical practice; child and family issues

Lisa Christensen
Assistant Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles
Research interests: intellectual and developmental disabilities (ID/DD; e.g., intellectual disability, autism spectrum disorder), comorbid mental health conditions for those with ID/DD, parenting and evidence-based interventions for children and adolescents, mental health education and stigma

KJ Conner
Associate Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Counseling, Clinical, and School Psychology, 2015, University of California, Santa Barbara
Research interests: LGBTQ+ and physical disability populations; minority stress and health disparities; feminist and multicultural therapies

Iman Dadras
Associate Professor, Los Angeles, CFT Program
PhD, Family Social Science, Couple and Family Therapy, 2016, University of Minnesota
Research interests: Acculturative stress and immigrant families, self of the therapist, brain-based psychotherapy, justice-oriented psychotherapy, multicultural family therapy, a third order cybernetics and system change

Constance J. Dalenberg
Distinguished Professor, San Diego, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Psychology, 1983, University of Denver
Research interests: Countertransference; memory for trauma child abuse; trauma-related disorders, dissociation; recovered or repressed memory; ethics and standards in psychology; empirical foundations of psychoanalytic concepts; trauma related to racism and discrimination; treatment of trauma-related disorders

Manijeh Daneshpour
Distinguished Professor, Irvine, CFT Program, and Systemwide Program Director, CFT Program
PhD, Marriage and Family Therapy, 1996, University of Minnesota
Research interests: Multicultural couple and family therapy, gender relations, social justice, and third wave feminism

Sean D. Davis
Distinguished Professor, Sacramento, CFT Program
PhD, Marriage and Family Therapy, 2005, Virginia Tech
Research interests: Common factors of Couple and Family Therapy; international CFT education; process and outcome research; observational research; bridging the scientist/practitioner gap in MFT

Shawndeeia Drinkard
Assistant Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, California School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles

Nurcan Ensari
Professor, Los Angeles, Organizational Psychology Program
PhD, Social Psychology, 1999, University of Southern California
Research interests: Intergroup relations and prejudice, personalization and intergroup contact, leadership, multiculturalism and diversity management, and cross-cultural psychology

Sandra Espinoza
Associate Professor and Branch Director, Los Angeles, CFT Program
PsyD, Marriage and Family Therapy, 2015; California School of Professional Psychology, Alliant International University
Research interests: Latino individuals, couples and families, impact of immigration and deportation on mental health, qualitative methods, bilingual therapy, Emotionally focused therapy and attachment styles

Jan Estrellado
Assistant Professor, San Diego, Clinical Psychology Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2015, California School of Professional Psychology, San Diego
Research interests: Multicultural psychology; trauma psychology; race and ethnicity in trauma therapy; sexual orientation and gender identity; countertransference, supervision, and training

Jacqueline Fahey
Assistant Professor, Sacramento, Clinical PsyD Program
PsyD, Clinical Psychology, 2019, California School of Professional Psychology, Sacramento

Cheryl Fisher
Assistant Professor and Director, Online, MA Clinical Counseling Program
PhD, Counselor Education and Supervision and Pastoral Counseling, 2013, Loyola University Maryland
Research interests: the role of spirituality in overall well- being, and the therapeutic benefits of engaging in nature

Michi Fu
Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2002, California School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles
Research interests: Cross-cultural (Asian-American) mental health issues; sexual abuse and trauma of women and children; nonverbal therapies and female mental health issues; advocacy of diverse populations and mental health needs; sexually risky behaviors and prevention; personal adjustment

Katarzyna Z. Fuiks
Assistant Professor and Program Director, San Diego and Online, Organizational Psychology Program
PhD, Industrial-Organizational Psychology, 2008, Northcentral University
Research Interest: Leadership; organizational culture; organizational change and development; creativity and innovation in organization, multiculturalism, cross-cultural psychology

James Garbanati
Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Developmental Psychobiology, 1980, University of Connecticut
Research interests: Interactions between health behavior and chronic disease conditions especially those influenced by cultural beliefs; interaction of psychological and biological factors on the response to or the experience of stress; political beliefs including international perspectives and health system attitudes; program evaluation of health and mental health agencies

Richard N. Gevirtz
Distinguished Professor, San Diego, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Psychology, 1971, DePaul University
Research interests: Scientific study of mind/body medicine modalities; physiological patterning in stress-related disorders; clinical protocols for biofeedback training; mediators of autonomic control; anxiety disorders; heart rate variability (HRV) measurement and biofeedback

George Gharibian
Associate Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Counseling Psychology, 2014, University of Memphis
Research interests: Counselors cognitive biases; Acculturation and multicultural issues in children, adults, and families; Generalized self-efficacy, stress and trauma

Danielle Gissinger
Assistant Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Counseling Psychology, 2014, University at Buffalo
Research interests: Multicultural competence; social justice; social class; college student mental health; yoga and mindfulness-based interventions; narrative theory and storytelling; training and supervision; qualitative research

Tatiana Glebova
Professor and Branch Director, Sacramento, CFT Program
PhD, Marital and Family Therapy, 2002, Fuller Theological Seminary
Research interests: Family therapy process and outcome research; observational research; contextual therapy; families with adolescents; adolescent risky behaviors including substance abuse; cultural issues

Julii Green
Associate Professor, San Diego, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2012, University of North Dakota
Research interests: Intimate partner violence and ethnically diverse family relationships; trauma and attachment; multicultural and community psychology; recruitment and retention of ethnically diverse graduate students; Native American/Alaska Native/& Indigenous mental health and wellness; ethnicity and underage substance use; child welfare system involvement, trauma and resilience; feminism and women’s issues (e.g. reproductive justice); cultural competency in mental health services; community-based participatory action research; mixed methods research

Dumayi Gutierrez
Assistant Professor, San Diego, CFT Program
PhD, Couple and Family Therapy, 2019, University of Iowa, Iowa City
Research interests: Minority stress theory, Latinx and LGBTQIA+ individuals, couples, families, and communities, intersectional multicultural competency and resiliency, women of Color in academia

Robert Harris
Professor, Fresno, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1986, University of Kansas
Research interests: Psychological assessment; ADHD; self-handicapping and the interface of clinical and social psychology

Noah Hass-Cohen
Professor, Los Angeles, CFT Program
PsyD, Clinical Psychology, 2008, Phillips Graduate Institute
Research interests: Child and Adolescent treatment, art psychotherapy; attachment theory and clinical applications, interpersonal neurobiology, trauma, neuropsychological and psychoeducational assessment, dimensions in diversity teaching methodologies, and online learning

Clare Henn-Haase
Associate Professor and Program Director, San Francisco, Clinical PhD Program
PsyD, Clinical Psychology, 2000, Illinois School of Professional Psychology

David Hoskins
Assistant Professor, San Francisco, Clinical PsyD Program
PsyD, Clinical Psychology, 2012, California School of Professional Psychology, Alliant International University
Research interests: Behavioral health needs of Latinx Community; pediatric psychology; juvenile justice; traditional healing of Laitnx community; trauma informed assessment and treatment; assessment and treatment of substance use and misuse

Alexander Lin Hsieh
Associate Professor and Branch Director, Online CFT Program
PhD, Marriage and Family Therapy, 2013, Brigham Young University
Research interests: Cultural competency, minority issues, Asian-American families and couples in therapy, observational research, and adolescent internalized issues including shame, depression, and self-esteem

Shari Jacob
Assistant Professor, Online, MA Clinical Counseling Program
PhD, Counselor Education and Supervision, 2018, Argosy University, Sarasota Florida
Research interests: The lived experiences of infant attachment of mothers who have survived childhood sexual abuse

Fabiola Jean Taylor
Assistant Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PsyD Program
PsyD, Clinical Psychology, 2018, William James College

Valata Jenkins-Monroe
Professor and Program Director, San Francisco, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1978, California School of Professional Psychology, Berkeley
Research interests: Cognitive styles and problem-solving abilities of Third World children; development of children of substance abusive mothers; child sexual abuse treatment; African American women and substance abuse; intergenerational study of black teen parenting; race and racism; special needs children; forensic psychology

Amy Johansson
Assistant Professor, Fresno, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2019, California Lutheran University
Research interests: neuropsychological assessment and treatment, child and adolescent trauma

Eunie Jung
Associate Professor and Program Director, Sacramento PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2007, University of California, Los Angeles
Research interests: Psychodynamic psychotherapy, functional neurological disorders, trauma and anxiety disorders, diversity issues, integrated care, supervision and training, therapy process

Reneh Karamians
Assistant Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PsyD Program
PsyD, Clinical Psychology, 2015, Pepperdine University
Research interests: Stroke, traumatic brain injury, neuropsychological instrument development, EEG, psychopharmacology

Debra Kawahara
Distinguished Professor, San Diego, Clinical PsyD Program, and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, CSPP
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1994, California School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles
Research interests: Multicultural psychology and cultural competency in clinical practice; Asian/Asian American mental health; family systems theory and therapy; feminism and women’s issues; qualitative research methodology

Mojgan Khademi
Professor and Program Director, San Diego, Clinical PsyD Program
PsyD, Psychology, 1992, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Research interests: Psychodynamic theory, attachment and personality; obesity and weight loss; prevention of eating disorders; suicide and bereavement; multicultural issues applied in clinical settings; feminism

Angela B. Kim
Associate Professor, San Diego, CFT Program
PhD, Counseling Psychology, 2010, Teachers College, Columbia University
Research interests: Asian American mental health and coping behaviors; immigrant and refugee youth and families’ cultural adjustment; acculturation and enculturation issues; differences between parent and child; career development of racial and ethnic minority youth; culturally appropriate interventions 

Amber J. Landers
Assistant Professor, San Francisco, Clinical Psychology Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2013, Purdue University
Research interests: Access to care for children and families, ethnic minority, and underserved populations; implicit bias; behavioral health integration

Sara Lappan
Assistant Professor, Los Angeles and Online, CFT Program
PhD, Human Development and Family Studies, Michigan State University
Research interests: Systemically-based interventions to reduce health disparities, community-based participatory research; cultural adaptation of evidence-based Interventions; psychedelic-assisted treatments for addiction and trauma; incorporating client feedback into therapy

Tien Liang
Professor, Fresno, Clinical PhD Program
PsyD, Clinical Psychology, 1985, School of Professional Psychology, University of Denver

Ya-Shu Liang
Associate Professor and Program Director, Fresno, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Counseling Psychology, 2006, University of Oklahoma
Research and clinical interests: Diversity; multicultural care; weight, eating and body image issues; Asian and Asian-American psychology.

Alan J. Lincoln
Distinguished Professor, San Diego, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1980, California School of Professional Psychology, San Diego; MSCP, Clinical Psychopharmacology, 2004, California School of Professional Psychology
Research interests: Early childhood psychopathology; biological and neuropsychological basis of autism and neurodevelopmental disorders; neurodevelopmental effects of child abuse; attention deficit/hyperactivity and severe language disorders; assessment of children; differential diagnosis and treatment of childhood psychopathology

Megan Lindsey
Assistant Professor and Program Director, Online, Master of Social Work Program
EdD, Higher Education Administration, 2018, Northern Kentucky University
Research interests: food insecurity among college students, program evaluation including academic and non-academic programs, and treatment of individuals with sexually maladaptive behaviors

Lisa Liu
Associate Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2010; University of California, Los Angeles
Research interests: Diversity and multicultural issues; mental health of immigrant and ethnic minority youth and families; impact of family and sociocultural context on psychopathology; evidence-based treatments with diverse populations; Asian American mental health

Michael Loewy
Associate Professor, San Francisco, Clinical PhD Program; Fellow, Rockway Institute
PhD, Counseling Psychology, 1994, University of California, Santa Barbara
Research interests: Social justice in psychology and psychotherapy; multicultural competence; Health at Every Size; LGBTQIA issues; impact of social privilege and oppression, especially as regards to body size, physical appearance, sexual orientation, race, gender, gender expression, religion, age, and social class

Patricia Denise Lopez
Professor, Los Angeles, Organizational Psychology Program
PhD, Organizational Psychology, 1996, Columbia University
Research interests: Managerial and team effectiveness, motivation and employee engagement, organizational change, gender and cross-cultural management, organizational issues related to globalization

Cristina Magalhaes
Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PsyD Program; Fellow, Rockway Institute
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2005, Nova Southeastern University
Research interests: Human diversity; immigration and acculturation; LGBTQ psychology; resilience and coping; child psychology; expressive therapies; abuse/trauma

Gerald Y. Michaels
Associate Professor, San Francisco, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology and Developmental Psychology, 1981, University of Michigan
Research interests: Developmental psychopathology; transition to parenthood; parents’ and children’s social perceptions in the family; parent skills training; children of divorce; school-based mental health

Eduardo Morales
Distinguished Professor, San Francisco, Clinical PhD Program; Fellow, Rockway Institute
PhD, Counseling Psychology, 1976, Texas Tech University
Research interests: HIV; substance abuse; intervention for adolescents; community prevention; ethnic and sexual minorities; drug-exposed infants and parents; juvenile delinquency; workforce development and pipeline; Latino health and higher education

Nadine Nakamura
Professor, San Diego, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2007, George Washington University
Research interests: LGBTQ+ mental health; multicultural psychology; immigration; international psychology

Rajeswari Natrajan-Tyagi
Professor and Branch Director, Irvine, CFT Program
PhD, Child Development and Family Studies, 2004, Purdue University
Research interests: Immigration; cross-cultural research; cultural immersion programs; self-of-therapist training and supervision; qualitative research; systemic training and evaluation

Alba Nino
Associate Professor, San Diego, CFT Program
PhD, Couple and Family Therapy, 2013, Drexel University
Research interests: Person of the therapist training and supervision; immigrant therapists; immigrant families; attachment based therapies; attachment focused therapies

Randy Noblitt
Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1978, University of North Texas
Research interests: Cult and ritual abuse; child abuse; trauma and dissociation; dissociation of identity; disability determination; critical theory

Rhoda Olkin
Distinguished Professor, San Francisco, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Counseling Psychology, 1981, University of California, Santa Barbara
Research interests: Distributive justice; Disability-Affirmative Therapy; models of disability; parents with disabilities; diversity training; case formulation, psychopathology, diagnosis, DSM & ICD; family therapy; cognitive behavior therapy and DBT

Rachael Olufowote
Assistant Professor, Online, CFT Program
PhD, Marriage and Family Therapy, 2018, Texas Tech University
Research interests: Adult attachment change processes, especially earning attachment security; interracial/ multinational couples and families; couple relationship processes; qualitative research; dyadic analyses

Hadas Pade
Associate Professor, San Francisco, Clinical PsyD Program
PsyD, Clinical Psychology, 2004, California School of Professional Psychology, Alameda
Research interests: Psychological testing and assessment, juvenile delinquency, early childhood mental health, parenting/parent-child interactions, teaching and training

Cyrano Patton
Assistant Professor, San Francisco, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2016, Case Western Reserve University
Research interests: the neural processing of emotions, microaggressions, and depression; as well as exploring the way that clinical interventions like mindfulness change the way the brain and body responds to emotions; representation in sexual and gender minority populations

David Paul
Associate Professor, Fresno, Systemwide Program Director, MA Clinical Counseling Program
PhD, Counselor Education and Supervision and Marriage and Family Therapy, 2014, Barry University
Research interests: Counselor supervision, narrative analysis, vocational psychology, study abroad outcomes, and involuntary job loss

Veronica Perez
Associate Professor, San Diego, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2008, University of Oregon
Research interests: Neural correlates of psychosis and schizophrenia, biomarkers of psychopathology, pathophysiology of cognition, EEG abnormalities in patients at clinical high-risk for psychosis, neurophysiological response to cognitive interventions

Shruti Poulsen
Associate Professor and Program Director, Online, CFT Program
PhD, Child Development and Family Studies, Marriage and Family Therapy, 2003, Purdue University
Research interests: Cultural responsiveness in CFT/ clinical work, training, education, & supervision; immigration & the impact on couples, families, individuals; interracial relationships, multicultural families; social justice & implications for CFT, therapists, supervisors; couple & relational therapy

Amir Ramezani
Associate Professor, Sacramento, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine, University of North Texas and Health Science Center Biomedical Sciences
Research interests: Neuropsychology, cultural neuroscience, and mind-brain-tech (e.g., biofeedback, neurofeedback), integrative health psychology, mindfulness, self-compassion, creativity, and forensics

Afarin Rajaei
Assistant Professor, Online, CFT Program
PhD, Medical Family Therapy, 2021, East Carolina University
Research interests: exploring various aspects of couples’ relationships ranging from biopsychosocial-spiritual (BPSS) stressors in conflicted intimate relationships, romantic relationship quality, couples with chronic illness and cancer, social injustice issues, and equity in healthcare systems

Susan J. Regas
Distinguished Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Marriage and Family Therapy, 1983, Purdue University
Research interests: Ronald McDonald House Family/Child and Couple clinical psychology internship; treatment of sex, intimacy and relationship problems; differentiation-based couple therapy; differentiation and sexual satisfaction assessment; couple therapy effectiveness; person of the therapist

Emil R. Rodolfa
Distinguished Professor, Sacramento, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Counseling Psychology, 1981, Texas A&M University
Research interests: The definition and assessment of competencies; the art and science of supervision; professional training; college student mental health; boundary issues and other legal and ethical issues in the practice of psychology

Irwin S. Rosenfarb
Professor, San Diego, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1986, University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Research interests: Schizophrenia; mood disorders; the role of cultural factors in the course and treatment of severe psychopathology

Nicole Sabatini-Gutierrez
Assistant Professor, Irvine, CFT Program
PsyD, 2018; California School of Professional Psychology, Alliant International University
Research interests: Vicarious traumatization and post-traumatic growth of therapists; self-of-the-therapist development; sexual trauma; sexual identity development; addiction and the family; and addressing multiculturalism and client centered advocacy in education and clinical supervision

Sarah Samman, PhD
Assistant Professor, San Diego, CFT Program
PhD, Marital and Family Therapy, 2016, Loma Linda University
Research interests: Multiculturalism, gender, and power in couple and family relationships, integrating MFTs in health care settings; student clinical and research preparedness; qualitative research

Gita Seshadri
Associate Professor, Sacramento, CFT Program
PhD, Marital and Family Therapy, 2010, Loma Linda University
Research interests: Experiences of interracial couples and families, culture, process based research, qualitative research, parent-child relationships, factors influencing attachment in relationships, the impact of family of origin on self, couple, and family, how addiction impacts the family, and bullying/trauma

Tara Shuman
Associate Professor, San Diego, PsyD Clinical Psychology Program
PsyD Clinical Psychology, 2000, Pepperdine University
Research interests: Evidence based treatments for children, trauma informed treatment for children, countertransference, vicarious traumatization, clinical training and supervision

Jennifer Staples
Associate Professor, San Diego, Clinical Psychology Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2017, University of Washington, Seattle
Research interests: Minority stress; trauma and posttraumatic growth; multicultural psychology; gender identity and sexual orientation; sexual health; DBT

Ronald Stolberg
Professor, San Diego, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2001, Pacific Graduate School of Psychology
Research interests: Personality assessment instruments with an emphasis on the MMPI-2/MMPI-A; assessment instruments use among practicing clinicians; standard of care practices; suicide; clinical work with adolescents

Sara Strayer
Assistant Professor, Online, Master of Social Work Program
PhD, Social Work, 2020, Widener University
Research interests: Research interests: Social work education, environmental justice, food systems and food access, limited English proficiency, child welfare, multi- and intra- disciplinary teams, Field Education, and burn-out and self-care

Talia Szydlo
Assistant Professor, San Diego, Clinical PsyD Program
DPsych, Counseling Psychology, 2016, Regent’s University, London, United Kingdom

Steven R. Thorp
Professor, San Diego, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2001, University of Nevada, Reno
Research interests: Psychological trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in adults, particularly in veteran populations and older adult populations. Psychotherapy outcome trials, including technologies for augmenting psychotherapy

Quyen Tiet
Distinguished Professor, San Francisco, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1996, University of Colorado, Boulder
Research interests: Stress/trauma, coping and resilience; depression and suicide, PTSD, substance use, and dual diagnosis; treatment factors and patient outcomes; technology and integrative healthcare

Jonathan Troper
Assistant Professor and Program Director, Los Angeles, Organizational Psychology Program
PhD, Psychological Studies in Education, 1997, University of California, Los Angeles
Research interests: Organizational change, organizational communication, management consulting, program evaluation, training new consultants and students as consultants, employee surveys, leadership assessment and development, training and development, performance assessments, group leadership and learning

Monica D. Ulibarri
Professor, San Diego, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2005, Arizona State University
Research interests: HIV prevention with marginalized populations such as female sex workers, injection drug users, drug-involved couples, and commercially sexually exploited youth along the Mexico-U.S. border, with an emphasis on how gender-based violence, mental health, and substance use intersect with HIV risk behaviors

Lynne Valek
Associate Professor, Fresno, Organizational Psychology Program
PhD, Human and Organizational Systems, 1999, The Fielding Graduate Institute
Research interests: Collaboration, organizational change, dialogue, conscious capitalism, sustainability, organizational culture

Donald J. Viglione, Jr.
Distinguished Professor, San Diego, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1981, Long Island University
Research interests: Rorschach and personality assessment; assessment of malingering and response manipulation; child psychopathology; trauma, dangerousness, and sexual offenses

Linna Wang
Professor, San Diego, CFT Program
PhD, Marriage and Family Therapy, 1996, Brigham Young University
Research interests: Cross-cultural issues; mental health service delivery issues; MFT training in the multicultural context; survey research; impact of family factors on children; Native American studies

Kristin Whiteside
Assistant Professor, San Diego, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2003, California School of Professional Psychology, San Diego

Victoria Williams
Assistant Professor, Fresno, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2020, California School of Professional Psychology, Fresno
Research interests: Social justice; multicultural counseling; mental health benefits to talking/healing circles; sexual satisfaction in couples; mental health effects on food insecure individuals; cyberpsychology; online impression management; online identity deception and Machiavellianism

Felicia Wilson
Associate Professor, Online, Master of Social Work Program
PhD, Human Services, 2009, Capella University, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Research interests: aging, ageism, family caregiving, caregiver burnout, compassion fatigue, workplace culture, job burnout, and antecedents

Scott R. Woolley
Distinguished Professor and Branch Director, San Diego, CFT Program
PhD, Marriage and Family Therapy, 1995, Texas Tech University
Research interests: Emotionally Focused Therapy; couples therapy; courtship, couples, marriage, therapy process, and outcome research; observational research; cultural issues in couple and family relationships; MFT supervision processes; MFT therapy training; chemical dependency

Randall Wyatt
Associate Professor, San Francisco, Clinical PsyD Program; Director of Professional Training, San Francisco
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1989, California School of Professional Psychology, Alameda
Research interests: Creative arts and psychology; trauma and recovery; the interface of technology and psychology; child, family and society; spirituality and psychological well-being; cultural anthro-psychological approaches to diversity; clinical outcomes and the therapy relationship

Kathryn Yoshida
Assistant Professor, Fresno, Clinical PsyD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2018, California School of Professional Psychology, Fresno

Diane Zelman
Professor, San Francisco, Clinical PhD Program
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1989, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Research interests: Health psychology; culture and health; chronic pain; sleep; disability; on-line pedagogy; neuropsychology; addictions; psychopharmacology

Affiliated Faculty

Tracy L. Heller
Associate Professor, Los Angeles, Clinical PhD Program; Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1994, University of California, Los Angeles
Research interests: Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder; behavioral, social, and cognitive components of ADHD; multimodal treatments of ADHD

Postdoctoral Master of Science in Clinical Psychopharmacology

Judith L. Steinman
Program Director
PhD, Psychobiology, 1982, Institute of Animal Behavior - Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

San Francisco Law School

San Diego Faculty

Michael Egenthal, JD
BA. University of Maryland, 2001; JD University of California, San Diego, 2008. Law Offices of Michael Egenthal. Ink Forms Rivers, Inc, Founder, law tutoring company; University of California, San Diego, instructor in Contracts and Business Law.
Courses: Academic Support, Legal Writing

Pamela Kleinkauf, JD
BA. San Diego State University, MA International Relations, University of San Diego, JD National University 1992. Law Offices of Pamela Kleinkauf, specializing in Business, Civil Litigation, Real Estate, and Bankruptcy; University of California, San Diego, adjunct paralegal professor in Bankruptcy, Business and Civil Law; San Diego State University, Professor, paralegal courses in Business Law, Corporations and Real Estate litigation; Palomar College, professor, Paralegal and Political Science courses, served on Paralegal Program Advisory Board.
Course: Civil Procedure

Alex Landon, JD
JD from University of San Diego School of Law; BA California State University, Northridge. Certified legal specialist in Criminal Law. Former executive director of the Defenders Program of San Diego, the chair of the Commission of Legal Services to the Indigent Accused (State Bar). Prof Landon has taught Corrections and Sentencing at the University of San Diego School of Law.
Course: Criminal Law

Scott Pearce, JD
BA Pacific University, 1980; Oxford Institute of International & Comparative Law, 1982; JD University of Southern California, 1984. Law Offices of Scott Pearce, 1984-present, Civil Litigation, Business, Criminal and Entertainment Law; Catherine College of Business, Bar Exam review lecturer; University of West Los Angeles and University of San Diego, former adjunct professor, Legal Research & Writing Litigation; National University, former adjunct professor/online course design consultant, Paralegal Studies; Kaplan University School of Legal Studies, adjunct professor, 2008-present.
Course: Torts

San Francisco Faculty

Duke Amaniampong
B.S., Bentley College, 1981, MBA in Computer Information Systems, 1998, J.D., Santa Clara University School of Law, 1995. Mr. Amaniampong specializes in intellectual property and technology licensing matters.
Courses: International Business Law, Contracts, Contracts Writing, Torts

Marvin Applebaum
A.B., University of California, Berkeley, 1970, with Honors. J.D., University of San Francisco School of Law, 1988, Magna Cum Laude. Admitted to practice before the California state and Federal Courts, 1988. Student Extern with California Supreme Court, Justice Mosk, 1988. Worked as independent researcher and writer serving Bay Area attorneys 1990-present. Adjunct Faculty, Empire College of Law 1997. Faculty of San Francisco Law School since 1996.
Courses: Real Property/Remedies

Hon. Carol Brown
B.A., University of Southern California, 1968. J.D., University of Southern California, 1984. Admitted to practice before the California and Federal Courts, 1985. Currently an administrative law judge with the California Public Utilities Commission.
Course: Remedies

Geoffrey Brown
B.A. University of California, Berkeley, 1966; J.D, San Francisco Law School. Professor Brown was admitted to the California Bar in 1971. That same year, entered the San Francisco Public Defender’s Office, and in 1978 was elected the Public Defender of San Francisco an office he held for five terms. In 2001 he was appointed as Commissioner of the California Public Utilities Commission.  He served as Dean of the John F. Kennedy University, School of law for several years.
Courses: Constitutional Law, Criminal Procedure and Evidence

Janet Frankel
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 1986. J.D., Hastings College of Law, 1992. Admitted to practice in the State of California, 1992.
Course: Community Property

Roy Scheingart
B.S., California State University, Hayward, 1974. J.D., San Francisco Law School, 1979. Currently a prosecutor for the Alameda County District Attorney’s Office. Professor Scheingart has served in the Career Criminal Division prosecuting recidivist criminals, and was responsible for all felony sentencing and prison certifications for the County of Alameda. Faculty of San Francisco Law School since 1995.
Course: Trial Practice

Undergraduate Faculty

René M. Naert

Professor, San Diego
PhD, Administration, 1996, Walden University
Research interests: Sustainable networks as organic systems, and their impact on technology and organizational performance; building effective organizational networks: technological and knowledge based organic business nerve centers; factors influencing the strategic direction of business schools confronted with the disruptive innovations in the area of educational technology

Saba Ozyurt
Professor and Program Director, Undergraduate Business and Management Programs, San Diego
PhD, Political Science and Government, 2009, University of California, Irvine
Research interests: Cross-cultural management, diversity, gender empowerment, economic empowerment of disadvantaged communities, refugee and immigrant communities

Adjunct Faculty

Judy Law
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego, General Education
Ed.D, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, Alliant International University
Research interests: teaching English to non-native English speakers, cross-cultural communication, enhancing communication competence

Cassondra Lochard
Assistant Professor and Program Director, San Diego, Undergraduate General Education
PhD, Mathematics and Science Education, 2009, University of California, San Diego/ San Diego State University
Research interests: mathematics and teacher education, e-mathematics course approaches

Hasan Galib
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego
DBA, Business Administration (Marketing), 2013, Alliant International University
Research interests: Customer relationship management, social media marketing, mobile marketing, digital marketing, consumer behavior, international marketing, cross-cultural marketing, internet marketing

Yvan Nezerwe
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego
DBA, Finance, 2011, Alliant International University
Research interests: stock returns, free trade agreement, financial management, dividend policy in financial distress, post-merger performance in healthcare

Yousef Ibrahim
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego
DBA, Strategy, 2014, Alliant International University
Research interests: strategic management, organizational behavior and global leadership, international marketing management, international business, change management, technology and innovation management

Jeffrey Appel
Adjunct Faculty, San Diego
PhD, Computer Technology in Education, 2003, NOVA Southeastern University
Research interests: cloud computing, project management, information systems and technology, computer science and software engineering

University Emeritus Faculty

I.M. Abou-Ghorra
CSPP Fresno

Diane Adams
CSPP San Francisco

Sue Ammen
CSPP Fresno

Richard Baker
CSPP San Diego

David Bainbridge
San Diego

Linda Beckman
CSPP Los Angeles

Stephen Brown
CSPP Irvine

Mary Ellen Butler-Pascoe
CSOE San Diego

John D. Cone
CSPP San Diego

James V. DeLeo
CSPP San Diego

Anwar Dil
San Diego

Dalia Ducker
CSPP San Francisco

Donald Eulert
CSPP San Diego

Bernardo M. Ferdman
CSPP San Diego

Lucy Rau Ferguson
CSPP San Francisco

Sharon L. Foster
CSPP San Diego

Thomas S. Gale

Kelin Gersick
CSPP Los Angeles

Robert-Jay Green
CSPP San Francisco

Dawn Griffin
CSPP/CSFS San Diego

Kathryn Goldman-Schuyler
CSPP San Francisco

Bill R. Hampton
CSOE San Diego

Ann Hozier
Los Angeles

Davis Ja
CSPP San Francisco

Young Hum Kim
San Diego

Richard R. Kopp
CSPP Los Angeles

Arthur L. Kovacs
CSPP Los Angeles

Meenakshi S. Krishnamoorthy
CSML San Diego

Ann Lawson
CSPP San Diego

Gary W. Lawson
CSPP San Diego

Robert Leark
CSFS San Diego

Paul C. Lebby
CSPP Fresno

Rodney L. Lowman
CSPP San Diego

Estela Matriano
CSOE San Diego

Thomas F. McGee
San Diego

Julian Meltzoff
CSPP San Diego

Valory Mitchell
CSPP San Francisco

Terry G. Newell
Fresno

Nahoko Nishizawa
CSPP Tokyo

Nicholas Noviello
CSPP Los Angeles

Kevin O’Connor
CSPP Fresno

Suni Petersen
CSPP Sacramento

Mary Philips
San Diego

Natalie Porter
CSPP San Francisco

John D. Preston
CSPP Sacramento

Adele S. Rabin
CSPP San Diego

Hamid Rahman
CSML San Diego

Neil G. Ribner
CSPP San Diego

Kenneth E. Richardson
San Diego

Mark Sherman
CSPP San Diego

Donald E. Smith
San Diego

Lawrence Solomon
CSPP San Diego

Richard C. Sorenson
San Diego

Patrick A. Sullivan
San Diego

Alan Swope
CSPP San Francisco

Dan Taube
CSPP San Francisco

Walter Teutsch
San Diego

Jeffrey Tirengel
CSPP Los Angeles

Christopher Tori
CSPP San Francisco

Reiko True
CSPP Tokyo

Steven R. Tulkin
CSPP San Francisco

Rebecca Turner
CSPP San Francisco

Jack Tygett
San Diego

Lelia Veaco
Fresno

John R. Walker
San Diego

Sidney Warren
San Diego

Dennis Weis
CSOE San Diego

Paul D. Werner
CSPP San Francisco

Al Zolynas
CSOE San Diego