Skip to Local Navigation
Skip to Content
California State University, Long Beach
2012-2013 CSULB University Catalog

Faculty and Administration

Faculty and Administration

Saadeh, Shadi (2007) Assistant Professor
Civil Engineering and Construction Engineering Management
B.S., University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan; M.S., Washington State University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

Sachdeva, Darshan (1973) Professor
Finance
B.A., Panjab University; M.S., Florida State University; Ph.D., University of California.

Safer, Alan M. (2000) Professor
Mathematics and Statistics
B.S., Syracuse University; M.S., Ohio State University; M.S., Southern Illinois University; Ph.D., University of Wyoming.

Saint-Germain, Michelle A. (1995) Professor
Public Policy and Administration
B.A., University of California Berkeley; M.S., M.P.A., California State University, Hayward; Ph.D., University of Southern California.

Saltzman, William R. (2001) Professor
Advanced Studies in Education and Counseling
M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park.

Sanchez‑H., Jose (1988) Professor
Film and Electronic Arts
B.A., Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara, Mexico; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan.

Sandoval, Anna M. (1998) Professor
Chicano and Latino Studies
B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz.

Sanfilippo, David (1978) Director
Disabled Student Services
B.A., San Jose State University.

Santhiveeran, Janaki (1999) Professor
School of Social Work
B.S., M.S.W., Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, India; Ph.D., Barry University, Miami, Florida.

Sathianathan, Dhushy (2009) Associate Dean Academic Programs
College of Engineering
B.S., Oklahoma State University; M.S., Ph.D., Penn State University.

Sauceda, James S. (1988) Director
Multicultural Center
Professor
Communication Studies
B.A., M.A., California State University, Long Beach; Ph.D., University of Southern California.

Schefski, Harold K. (1986) Professor
Romance, German, Russian Languages and Literatures
B.A., University of California, Davis; M.A., Ph.D., Stanford University.

Scherwin, Vicki M. (2009) Assistant Professor
Management and Human Resources Management
B.A., University of California, Berkeley; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

Schramm, Michael (2007) Assistant Professor
Chemistry and Biochemistry
B.S., State University of New York, Syracuse; M.S., Ph.D., University of Chicago.

Schrank, Sarah L. (2002) Associate Professor
History
Baccalaureate de Francais, Lycee Marcelin Berthelot, France; B.A., McGill University, Canada; Ph.D., University of California, San Diego.

Schrock, Rebecca (2007) Associate Professor
Art
B.A., University of Nebraska-Lincoln; M.F.A., Massachusetts College of Art.

Schroeder, Jan M. (1999) Professor
Kinesiology
B.A., Chapman College, Orange, California; M.S., California State University, Fullerton; Ph.D., University of Kansas.

Schug, Robert A. (2010) Assistant Professor
Criminal Justice
B.A., M.S., California State University, Los Angeles; M.A., Ph.D., University of Southern California.

Schürer, Norbert E. (2003) Associate Professor
English
B.A., Hochschule der Künste, Berlin; M.A., Freie Universität, Berlin; Ph.D., Duke University.

Sciortino, Antonella (2004) Associate Professor
Civil Engineering and Construction Engineering Management
B.S., Politecnico di Bari, Italy; M.S., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

Scott, George M. (1990) Associate Professor
Anthropology
B.A., University of Texas, Austin; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, San Diego. Emeritus, 2011.

Scotton, Paul (2005) Professor
Comparative World Literature and Classics
M.A., University of California Santa Barbara; B.A., University of Illinois, Urbana; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania.

Segalla, Angelo (2001) Professor
Mathematics and Statistics
B.A., Kean College of New Jersey; M.A., University of California, Los Angeles; M.A., University of Florida; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

Serrano, Nhora (2006) Assistant Professor
Comparative World Literature and Classics
B.A., Amherst Collge; M.A., New York University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Sexauer, Roxanne D. (1990) Professor
Art
B.F.A., University of Iowa; M.F.A., State University of New York.

Seyburn, Patricia (2006) Associate Professor
English
B.S., M.S., Northwestern University; Ph.D., University of Houston

Shafer, David A. (2002) Associate Professor
History
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., Loyola Law School; Ph.D., University of London, England.

Shaffer, Gwen L. (2012) Assistant Professor
Journalism
B.A., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; M.A., Ph.D., Temple University, Philadephia.

Shahian, Bahram (1983) Professor
Electrical Engineering
B.S., University of Texas, Austin; M.S., Stanford University, Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

Shaked, Nizan (2006) Assistant Professor
Art
P.P.C., Beit Berl College, Midrasha School of Art, Israel; M.A., University of California, Los Angeles; M.F.A., Otis College of Art and Design.

Shankar, Praveen (2011) Assistant Professor
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
B.S.M.E., Bangalore University, India; M.S., Ph.D., Ohio State University, Columbus.

Shaw‑Sutton, Carol (1989) Professor
Art
B.A., M.A., San Diego State University. Emerita, 2010.

Shehab-Eldeen, Tariq (2004) Associate Professor
Civil Engineering and Construction Engineering Management
B.A., M.S., King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia; Ph.D., Concordia University, Quebec, Canada.

Sheley, Nancy S. (2001) Associate Professor
English
B.A., Murray State University; M.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Ph.D., University of Kansas.

Shim, Jae K. (1981) Professor
Accountancy
B.S., Seoul National University, Korea; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley. Emeritus, 2008.

Shin, Fay H. (2001) Professor
Teacher Education
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles; M.S., Ph.D., University of Southern California.

Shockley, Alan F. (2008) Assistant Professor
Music - Bob Cole Conservatory of Music
B.M.,University of Georgia, Athens; M.M., Ohio State University; MFA, Ph.D., Princeton University.

Shrader, John W. (2011) Assistant Professor
Journalism
B.A., University of Nebraska, Lincoln; M.S., San Jose State University.

Shon, Young-Seok (2006) Professor
Chemistry and Biochemistry
B.S., M.S., Sogang University, Korea; Ph.D., University of Houston.

Sidorov, Dmitrii (2002) Associate Professor
Geography
B.S., M.A., Moscow State University, Moscow; Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.

Siegel, Fran (2002) Professor
Art
B.F.A., Tyler School of Art, Temple University; M.F.A., Yale University.

Silveira, Carlos A. (1997) Professor
Art
B.S., Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul; M.F.A., Northern Illinois University; Ph.D., Texas Tech University.

Simms, Matthew T. (2003) Associate Professor
Art
B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz; M.A., University of Rochester, NY; Ph.D., Harvard University.

Sinay, Tony (2003) Professor
Health Care Administration
B.S., M.S., Istanbul Technical University, Turkey; Ph.D., Saint Louis University.

Sinchak, Kevin (2006) Assistant Professor
Biological Sciences
B.S., Ph.D., Michigan State University.

Singh, Davinder (1983) Professor
Economics
B.S., Benedict College; M.A., Duke University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina. Emeritus, 2009.

Singh-Carlson, Savitri (2007) Assistant Professor
School of Nursing
B.S.N., M.S.N., University of British Columbia, Canada; Ph.D., University of Alberta, Canada.

Sinha, Praveen (2009) Associate Professor
Accountancy
B.A., M.A., Lucknow University, India; Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University.

Slater, Charles (2006) Professor
Advanced Studies in Education and Counseling
B.A., University of Minnesota; M.A., Occidental College; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Slowinska, Katarzyna (2004) Professor
Chemistry and Biochemistry
M.S., Warsaw University, Poland; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley.

Slowinski, Krzysztof (2001) Associate Professor
Chemistry and Biochemistry
M.Sc., Ph.D., Warsaw University, Warsaw, Poland.

Sluss, Sara B. (1995) Librarian
University Library
B. of General Studies, Wichita State University; M.L.S., Emporia State University; M.S., Pace University. Emerita, 2009.

Smith, Craig R. (1988) Director
Center for First Amendment Studies
Professor
Communication Studies/Film and Electronic Arts
B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara; M.A., City University of New York, Queens; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University. Emeritus, 2010.

Smith, Judy E. (1980) Professor
School of Nursing
B.A., M.A., University of California, Los Angeles; Ph.D., Claremont Graduate School. Emerita, 2010.

Smith, Nancy Jo (1987) Professor
Theatre Arts
B.A., Midwestern State University; M.A., M.F.A., University of Michigan.

Smith, Rodney (2006) Professor
Accountancy
B.S., University of Oregon; M.S., Naval Postgraduate School; Ph.D., University of California, Irvine.

Solt, Michael (2008) Dean
College of Business Administration
Professor
Finance
B.S., Ohio State University; M.B.A., D.B.A., Indiana University.

Sondhi, Lydia E. (1985) Associate Professor
Family and Consumer Sciences
B.S., Ph.D., University of Missouri, Columbia; M.S., Oklahoma State University. Emerita, 2009.

Soni, Praveen K. (1991) Professor
Marketing
B.T., Indian Institute of Technology; M.B.A., Indian Institute of Management; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.

Sorin, Eric J. (2007) Assistant Professor
Chemistry and Biochemistry
B.S., University of California, Riverside; Ph.D., Stanford University, California.

Span, Sherry A. (2000) Professor
Psychology
B.A., Tufts University; M.A., California State University, Long Beach; M.A., Ph.D., University of Southern California.

Speirs, Susanna B. (2004) Associate Professor
Art
B.F.A., Syracuse University, NY; M.F.A., University of Washington.

Ssensalo, Bede (1977) Professor
Africana Studies
B.A., Makerere University, Uganda; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles. Emeritus, 2010.

Stallones, Jared R. (2011) Professor Professor
Single-Subject (Secondary) Credential Program Coordinator
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin.

Stanley, M. Sue (1986) Associate Dean
College of Health and Human Services
Associate Professor
Family and Consumer Sciences
B.A., California State University, Chico; M.S., University of Arizona; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

Stanton, Roger R. (1966) Professor
Management and Human Resources Management
B.S., San Jose State University; M.B.A., California State University, Long Beach; M.P.A., Harvard University; D.B.A., University of Southern California. Emeritus, 2011.

Stanton, Toni L. (1987) Professor
Biological Sciences/Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
B.S., M.S., University of Maryland; Ph.D., Thomas Jefferson University, Pennsylvania.

Star, Lisa M. (2011) Assistant Professor
Civil Engineering and Construction Engineering Management
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

Steimetz, Seiji (2005) Associate Professor
Economics
B.S., M.A., San Jose State University; Ph.D., University of California, Irvine.

Stein, James D. (1989) Professor
Mathematics and Statistics
B.A., Yale; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley. Emeritus, 2009.

Stein, Jeanne (2006) Assistant Professor
School of Nursing
B.S., St. Louis University; M.S., Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville; Ph.D., University of Colorado at Denver.

Steiner, Barry H. (1968) Professor
Political Science
B.A., University of Southern California; Ph.D., Columbia University.

Stevenson, Judith (2007) Assistant Professor
Human Development
B.A., University of California, Berkeley; M.A., University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

Stewart, David (2007) Assistant Professor
Religious Studies
B.S., University of Oregon; M.A., University of Utah; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley.

Stewart, Marian (2007) Assistant Professor
Art
B.F.A., M.F.A., California State University, Long Beach.

Stone, Craig (1994) Associate Professor
American Indian Studies/Art
B.A., M.A., M.F.A., California State University, Long Beach.

Stone, Jon R. (2004) Professor
Religious Studies
B.A., Jessup University, San Jose, CA; M.A., Pacific Christian College; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara.

Strahl, Ronald J. (1986) Professor
English
B.A., DePauw University; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University, Bloomington.

Straits, William (2005) Associate Professor
Science Education
B.S., University of California, Irvine; M.A., California State University, Fullerton; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin.

Strauss, Judith P. (2000) Professor
Management and Human Resources Management
B.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa.

Strybel, Thomas Z. (1986) Professor
Psychology
B.A., Wayne State University; M.A., California State University, Los Angeles; Ph.D., University of Arizona, Tucson.

Su, Xuemei (2007) Assistant Professor
Management and Human Resources Management
B.A., M.A., Dongbei University of Finance and Economics, China; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin.

Suaray, Kagba (2005) Associate Professor
Mathematics and Statistics
B.S., California State University, Long Beach; Ph.D., University of California, San Diego.

Sultana, Rebeka (2011) Assistant Professor
Civil Engineering and Construction Engineering Management
B.S., Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, India; M.C.E., Purdue University, Lafayette; Ph.D.,University of California, Irvine.

Sum, Tiffany (2008) Assistant Professor
Art
B.A., City University of Hong Kong; M.F.A., Carnegie Mellon University.

Sun, Lei (2011) Assistant Professor
Communicative Disorders
B.A., National Taipei University, Taiwan; M.A., Shih Hsin University, Taiwan; M.S., Ph.D., University of Oregon, Eugene.

Swigart, Leslie K. (1971) Librarian
B.A., University of Southern California; M.L.S., University of California, Los Angeles; M.A., California State University, Long Beach.

Symcox, Linda S. (2000) Professor
Teacher Education
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles; M.A., University of California, Santa Barbara; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

Takemoto, Mary Ann M. (2005) Associate Vice President
Student Services
B.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., Indiana University.

Takeuchi, Michiko (2009) Assistant Professor
History
B.A., M.A., California State University, Long Beach; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

Talberg, Jonathan (2000) Professor
Music - Bob Cole Conservatory of Music
B.M., Chapman University, Orange, California; M.M., D.M.A., University of Cinncinati.

Tan, Peng-Hock Philip (2001) Associate Professor
School of Social Work
B.A., College of Wooster; M.A., M.S.W., Ph.D., Ohio State University.

Tarrant, Shira (2006) Associate Professor
Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
B.A., California State University, Long Beach; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Tartre, Lindsay A. (1985) Professor
Mathematics and Statistics
B.A., M.A., San Diego State University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison.

Taylor, Andrea (2006)
 Vice President
University Relations and Development
B.A., University of Kansas, Lawrence; M.S., California State University, Long Beach.

Teng, Robert K. F. (1989) Professor
Electrical Engineering
B.S., Mississippi State University; M.S., Ph.D., Purdue.

Teubner, David C. (2005) Assistant Professor
Design
B.A., California State University, Long Beach; M.A., California State University, Fullerton.

Thayer, Robert E. (1963) Professor
Psychology
B.A., University of Redlands; Ph.D., University of Rochester.

Theurer, Joan L. (2001) Professor
Teacher Education
B.S., Concordia Teachers College; M.A., Concordia University; Ph.D., University of Arizona.

Thibeault, Marie C. (1989) Professor
Art
B.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design; M.A., San Francisco State University; M.F.A., University of California, Berkeley.

Thien, Deborah (2006) Associate Professor
Geography
B.A., University of Victoria, Canada; M.S. University of Northern British Columbia, Canada; Ph.D., University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom.

Thoman, Dustin B. (2008) Assistant Professor
Psychology
B.A., Middle Tennessee State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Utah.

Thomas, Marshall W. (2001) Director
Veteran Affairs Services
B.A., M.A., Ed.D., California State Univesity, Long Beach.

Toji, Dean S. (1999) Assistant Professor
Asian and Asian American Studies
B.A., California State University, Los Angeles; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

Toossi, Reza (1991) Professor
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
B.S., University of Technology, Iran; M.S., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley.

Torabzadeh, Jalal (1986) Professor
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
B.S., Abadan Institute of Technology, Iran; M.S., Ph.D., University of Southern California.

Raymond Torres-Santos (2011)
College of the Arts
Professor
Bob Cole Conservatory of Music
B.A., Puerto Rico Conservatory of Music; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

Tortorici-Luna, Joanne (2000) Professor
Advanced Studies in Education and Counseling
B.A., California State University, Los Angeles; M.A., University of California, Los Angeles; Ph.D., University of Southern California.

Travis, Tiffini A. (1999) Librarian
University Library
B.A., University of California, Berkeley; M.L.I.S., University of California, Los Angeles.

Tsai, Chan‑Feng (1982) Professor
Civil Engineering and Construction Engineering Management
B.S., Cheng Kung University, Taiwan; M.S., University of Rhode Island, Kingston; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley. Emeritus, 2009.

Tsai, Houng-Wei (2009) Assistant Professor
Biological Sciences
B.S., M.S., National Taiwan University, Taiwan; M.S., University of California, Los Angeles; Ph.D., University of Kentucky.

Tsang, Chit‑Sang (1988) Professor
Electrical Engineering
B.S., Louisiana State University; M.S., Ohio State University; Ph.D., University of Southern California.

Tsuchida, John N. (1995) Director
Center for Asian Pacific American Studies
Professor
Asian and Asian American Studies
B.A., International Christian University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., William Mitchell College of Law.

Tuveson, Richard V. (1983) Associate Professor
Family and Consumer Sciences
B.A., St. Cloud State University; M.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University, Ames.

Uku‑Wertimer, Skyne R. (1970) Professor
Africana Studies
B.A., Livingstone College; M.A., Ph.D., Howard University.

Underwood, Dessie L. (1999) Associate Professor
Biological Sciences
B.A., California State University, Fresno; M.S., Ph.D., University of California, Davis.

Urizar, Jr., Guido (2006) Associate Professor
Psychology
B.S., University of Miami; Ph.D., University of Florida.

Utley, Ebony (2006) Assistant Professor
Communication Studies
B.A., Indiana University; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University.

Vaca, Andrew B. (2002) Associate Professor
Dance
B.A., California State University, Sacramento; M.F.A., University of California, Los Angeles.

Vail, Leland S. (1995) Associate Professor
Music - Bob Cole Conservatory of Music
B.M., M.A., California State University, Long Beach; D.M.A., Claremont Graduate School.

Valentini, Robert C. (1989) Professor
Mathematics and Statistics
B.A., Carnegie‑Mellon; M.S., Ph.D., Ohio State University.

van Elk, Marie A. (2000) Associate Professor
English
M.A., University of Amsterdam; M.A., Ph.D., Rice University.

Van Giffen, Katherine (1987) Associate Professor
Human Development/Advanced Studies in Education and Counseling
B.A., University of Puget Sound, Washington; M.A., Ph.D., University of Denver. Emerita, 2010.

van Lent, Colleen E. (2003) Associate Professor
Computer Engineering and Computer Science
B.S., Kent State University Honor College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh.

Velcic, Vlatka (2001) Associate Professor
Comparative World Literature and Classics
B.A., University of Zagreb; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

Vettore, Enrico (2007) Assistant Professor
Romance, German, Russian Languages and Literatures
B.A., University of Padua, Padua, Italy; M.A., Ph.D., University of Oregon.

Viera, Maria L. (1989) Professor
Theatre Arts
B.A., University of Illinois, Chicago; M.A., Sangamon State University; Ph.D., University of Southern California. Emerita, 2010.

Viet, Ngo N. P. (1989) Professor
Mathematics and Statistics
B.S., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley.

Vipond, Dianne L. (1988) Professor
English
B.S., McGill University, Montreal; M.A., Concordia University, Montreal; Ph.D., York University, Toronto.

Vogel, Brenda L. (2001) Associate Professor
Criminal Justice
B.S., M.S., University of North Carolina at Charlotte; Ph.D., University of California, Irvine.

Vollendorf, Lisa (2005) Professor
Romance, German, Russian Languages and Literatures
B.A., Colorado State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania.

Volper, Dennis J. (1988) Professor
Computer Engineering and Computer Science
B.A., University of California, San Diego; M.S., San Diego State University; Ph.D., University of California, San Diego.

Vu, Hung Viet (1988) Professor
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
B.S., University of Washington, Seattle; M.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Ph.D. University of Michigan.

Vu, Kim-Phuong (2005) Professor
Psychology
B.A., California State University, Long Beach; M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University.

Wagdy, Mahmoud F. (1989) Professor
Electrical Engineering
B.S., M.S., Cairo Univeristy; Ph.D., Kansas State Univeristy.

Wakiji, Eileen (1991) Librarian
University Library
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles; M.S.L.S., University of Southern California.

Wallach, Geraldine P. (2000) Professor
Communicative Disorders
B.A., Long Island University, Brooklyn, New York; M.A., New York University; Ph.D., Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York.

Wallis, Charles (2000) Professor
Philosophy
B.A., Metropolitan State College, Denver, Colorado; Ph.D., University of Minnesota.

Wallsten, Kevin (2008) Assistant Professor
Political Science
B.A., Univeristy of California, Irvine; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley.

Walter, C.J. (1993) Professor
Information Systems
B.A., M.S., Ph.D., University of Iowa.

Wang, Chunxue (Victor) (2005) Associate Professor
Teacher Education
B.A., Dalian University of Foreign Languages; M.S., Pittsburg State University; Ed.D., University of Arkansas.

Wang, Derming (1983) Professor
Mathematics and Statistics
B.A., National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan; M.A., Ph.D., University of Georgia, Athens.

Wang, Fei (2007) Associate Professor
Electrical Engineering
B.S., Peking University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Cincinnati.

Wang, John Z. (1999) Professor
Criminal Justice
B.A., Liaoning Teachers' University, China; M.A., Liaoning Provincial University, China; M.P.A., Northern Michigan University; Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Wang, Oliver (2006) Assistant Professor
Sociology
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley.

Wang, Rei‑Tung (1985) Professor
Electrical Engineering
B.Ed., National Taiwan Normal University; M.Ed., University of Wisconsin‑Stout/ National Taiwan Normal University; Ed.S., University of Wisconsin‑Stout; Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

Wang, Yu-Ming (1999) Professor
Information Systems
B.S., National Taiwan University; M.B.A., National Chengchi University, Taiwan; Ph.D., New York University.

Warren, Christopher (2006) Assistant Professor
Psychology
B.A., University of South Florida; M.S., Ph.D., Tulane University.

Washburn, Mark W. (2009) Assistant Professor
Management and Human Resources Management
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles; M.B.A., California State University, Long Beach; Ph.D., University of California, Irvine.

Washington, Thomas Alex (2008) Associate Professor
School of Social Work
B.A., LeMoyne-Owen College; M.A., University of Memphis; M.S.S.W., Ph.D., University of Tennessee.

Waterfield, Brett L. (1992) Director
Student Life and Development
B.S., California State University, Long Beach.

Watson, Saleem H. (1986) Professor
Mathematics and Statistics
B.S., Andrews University; M.S., Ph.D., McMaster University, Canada.

Webb, Charles H. (1987) Professor
English
B.A., Rice University; M.A., University of Washington, Seattle; M.F.A., Ph.D., University of Southern California.

Wechsler, Suzanne P. (2000) Associate Professor
Geography
B.A.,Tufts University; M.S., State University of New York at Syracuse; Ph.D., State University of New York.

Weers, Paul M. M. (2003) Associate Professor
Chemistry and Biochemistry
M.S., Ph.D., Utrecht University, Netherlands.

Wegener, Frederick (1998) Professor
English
B.A., Columbia University; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University.

Weise, Julie M. (2009) Assistant Professor
International Studies Program
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Yale University.

Whitcraft, Christine (2007) Assistant Professor
Biological Sciences
B.A., M.A., Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts; Ph.D., University of California, San Diego.

White, Barbara (1990) Director
Center for Successful Aging
Associate Professor
School of Nursing
B.S.N., Loyola University, Chicago; M.S., California State University, Long Beach.

Whitehead, Jason (2007) Assistant Professor
Political Science
B.A., California State University, Long Beach; M.A., Ph.D., University of Southern California; J.D., Willamette University.

Whitlow, Michael L. (2002) Associate Professor
Art
B.S., MS, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Whitney David J. (1995) Professor
Psychology
B.S., Union College; M.A., Ph.D., Michigan State University.

Whitney, Linda (1996) Professor
Teacher Education
B.A., M.A., California State University, Los Angeles; Ph.D. Claremont Graduate School.

Widestrom, Amy M. (2009) Assistant Professor
Political Science
B.A., Oberlin College; M.A., Ph.D., Syracuse University.

Wieland, Nellie (2007) Assistant Professor
Philosophy
B.A., California State University, Humboldt; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, San Diego.

Wiley, Mark L. (1994) Associate Dean
College of Liberal Arts
Professor
English
B.A., M.A., California State University, Long Beach; Ph.D., University of Southern California.

Wilford, Francis Hugh (2006) Professor
History
B.A., Bristol University, United Kingdom; Ph.D., Exeter University, United Kingdom.

Williams, Emry W. (1996) Professor
Kinesiology
B.A., Cardiff Institute of Higher Education, Wales, UK; M.A., California State University, Long Beach; Ph.D., Ohio State University.

Williams, Mark T. (1999) Associate Professor
English
B.S., Utah State University; M.A., University of Texas at El Paso; Ph.D., University of Arizona.

Wilson, Aaron (2006) Assistant Professor
Africana Studies
B.A., M.A., Rhode Island School of Design; Ph.D., Temple University.

Wilson, Bianca (2006) Assistant Professor
Psychology
B.A., Clark Atlanta University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago.

Wilson, Jake B. (2008) Assistant Professor
Sociology
B.S., University of California, Berkeley; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Riverside.

Wilson, Raymond R. Jr. (1999) Professor
Biological Sciences
B.A., Ph.D., University of California, San Diego.

Wilson, Robert Scott (2003) Associate Professor
Anthropology
B.A., University of North Carolina, Charlotte; M.A., Ph.D., Stanford University.

Wilson, Steve R. (2004) Associate Professor
School of Social Work
B.A., M.S.W., California State University, Long Beach; Ph.D., University of Southern California.

Witkowski, Terrence H. (1982) Professor
Marketing
B.A., Northwestern University, Illinois; M.S., University of California, Los Angeles; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley.

Woelfel, Wesley (2009) Assistant Professor
Design
B.S., M.A., California State University, Long Beach.

Wolfinbarger, Mary F. (1990) Professor
Marketing
B.S., Vanderbilt University; M.B.P.A., Ph.D., University of California, Irvine.

Woodward, Kerry C. (2009) Assistant Professor
Sociology
B.A., Smith College; M.A., New School for Social Research, New York; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley.

Wray, Howard E. (1998) Executive Director
Educational Equity Services
B.S., M.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; J.D., Georgetown University.

Wright, Cory D. (2008) Assistant Professor
Philosophy
B.A., Wabash College; M.A., University of Mississippi; Ph.D., University of California, San Diego.

Wright, Teresa A. (1996) Professor
Political Science
B.A., Santa Clara University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley.

Wright, Wayne (2005) Associate Professor
Philosophy
B.A., Hofstra University; M.A., University of Florida; Ph.D., Temple University.

Wrynn, Alison M. (2000) Professor
Kinesiology
B.S., Springfield College, Springfield, Massachusetts; M.A., California State University, Long Beach; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley.

Wu, Tao (2007) Assistant Professor
Marketing
B.S., Tianjin University, China; Ph.D., University of Utah.

Wu, Wilbur F.W. (2009) Assistant Professor
Kinesiology
B.S., University of California, Los Angeles; Ph.D., Louisiana State University.

Wu, Xiaolong (2007) Assistant Professor
Computer Engineering and Computer Science
B.S., Nanjing University of Aeronautics & Astronautics; M.S., Ph.D., University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

Xie, Tianwei (1999) Professor
Asian and Asian American Studies
B.A., M.A., Shanghai International Studies University, China; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Xu, Shelley Hong (2002) Professor
Teacher Education
B.A., East China Normal University; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

Xu, Wen-Qing (2002) Professor
Mathematics and Statistics
B.S., University of Science and Technology of China; M.S., Institute of Mathematics, Chinese Academy of Sciences; Ph.D., Courant Institute, New York University.

Yamada, Teri A. (1995) Professor
Comparative World Literature and Classics
B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley.

Yamarik, Steve (2005) Professor
Economics
B.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Yamashiro, Guy M. (2001) Associate Professor
Economics
B.A., Washington University; Ph.D., University of California, San Diego.

Yan, Jun (2001) Associate Professor
Management and Human Resources Management
B.S., East China Institute of Technology; B.S., Nanjing University of Science and Technology; Ph.D., Texas Tech University.

Yavari, Parviz (1994) Professor
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
B.S., Shiraz University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Southern California.

Yeh, Hen‑Geul (1983) Professor
Electrical Engineering
B.S., Cheng Kung University, Taiwan; M.S., Ph.D., University of California, Irvine.

Yeh, Hsien‑Yang (1988) Professor
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
B.S., Cheng‑Kung University, Taiwan; M.S., Brown University; M.S., Columbia University; Ph.D., University of Southern California. Emeritus, 2010.

Yeh, Jung-Mao (2003) Associate Professor
Family and Consumer Sciences
B.S., Oklahoma City University; M.S., San Diego State University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

Yin, Yuan (2008) Assistant Professor
Accountancy
B.A., Shanghai University, China; M.A., Ph.D., Lancaster University, United Kingdom.

Young, Douglas E. (1988) Professor
Kinesiology
B.A., M.S., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

Young, Kelly A. (2003) Associate Professor
Biological Sciences
B.S., California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo; M.A., Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins School of Public Health.

Young, Stacy L. (2000) Professor
Communication Studies
B.A., University of Southern California; M.A., San Diego State University; Ph.D, University of Texas at Austin.

Young Owl, Marcus (1989) Professor
Anthropology
B.A., California State University, Long Beach; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

Yur-Austin, Jasmine T. (1995) Professor
Finance
B.A., National Taiwan University; M.B.A., University of Missouri; Ph.D., University of California, Irvine.

Zanutto, Daniel R. (2000) Professor
Music - Bob Cole Conservatory of Music
B.A., M.A., California State University, Fresno; Ed.D., University of California, Davis and California State University, Fresno.

Zavala, Arturo (2007) Assistant Professor
Psychology
B.A., M.A., California State University, San Bernadino; Ph.D., Arizona State University.

Zebot, George J. (2005) Professor
Art
B.A., M.A., California State University, Long Beach; M.F.A., California State University, Fullerton. Emeritus, 2010.

Zentgraf, Kristine M. (1998) Professor
Sociology
B.A., California State University, Long Beach; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

Zepeda, Rafael J. (1987) Professor
English
B.A., California State University, Long Beach; M.F.A., University of Oregon, Eugene.

Zhang, Mason X. (2000) Professor
Biological Sciences
B.S., Zhejiang Agricultural University, China; M.S., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison.

Zhou, Tianni (2011) Assistant Professor
Mathematics and Statistics
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of California, Davis.

Ziemer, William K. (1989) Professor
Mathematics and Statistics
B.S., Purdue; M.S., Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon.

Zitzer-Comfort, Carol R. (2005) Associate Professor
English/Liberal Studies
B.A., California State University, Fullerton; M.A., CS Polytechnic University, Pomona; Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University.

Zwiep, Susan (2006) Associate Professor
Science Education
B.A., University of California, Berkeley; M.A., Whittier College; Ph.D., University of Southern California.

Print this page Add this page to your favorites Select a font size Select a small font Select a medium font Select a large font

Faculty and Administration