Faculty And Other Academic Personnel

(Date of original appointment follows name.)

  • Ahmed, Ijaz (2013)
    Director, Respiratory Care and Allied Health
    A.S., Tallahasse Community College
    M.S., University of Texas
    M.B.B.S., Allama Iqbal Medical College
  • Anttila-Suarez, Carina (2013)
    Professor, Biology
    B.S., University of the Pacific
    M.A., Sonoma State University
    Ph.D., University of Joensuu
  • Aurilio, Steven L. (2006)
    Professor, Administration of Justice
    A.A., College of San Mateo
    B.A., University of San Francisco
    M.P.A., Notre Dame de Namur University
  • Bates, Alec (2002)
    Professor, Chemistry
    B.S., M.A., Indiana University
  • Bell, Rachel (1997)
    Professor, English and Reading
    B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara
    M.A., San Diego State University
  • Bell, Rosemary (1999)
    Professor, History
    B.A., York College – CUNY
    M.A., New York University
  • Bookstaff, Shari (1992)
    Professor, Biology
    B.S., University of Wisconsin
    M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Bowsher, James (1999)
    Professor, English
    B.A., Denison University, Granville, Ohio
    M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Brenner, Eric (1984)
    Professor, Library Studies
    B.A., M.L.S., University of California, Berkeley
    M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Bridenbaugh, Paul (2013)
    Professor, Art
    B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz
    M.F.A., Columbia University
  • Briones, Eloisa (2015)
    Vice President, Administrative Services
    BSBAA, University of the Philippines
  • Browne, Kathryn W. (2005)
    Professor, Early Childhood Education/Education
    B.A., Stanford University
    M.A., University of Michigan
  • Broxholm, Tom (1994)
    Professor, Automotive Technology
    Coordinator, Evening Automotive Program
  • Bruno, Zachary (2011)
    Associate Professor, Music
    B.A., University of California, Berkeley
    M.M., University of the Pacific
    D.M.A., Boston University
  • Buckingham, George A. (1991)
    Professor, History
    A.A., College of Alameda
    B.A., University of California, Berkeley
    M.A., Hayward State University
  • Calavitta, John (2016)
    Assistant Professor, English
    B.A., M.A., Cleveland State University
    M.A., University of Southern Maine
    M.F.A., Ph.D., University of Washington
  • Calderon, Tammy (2013)
    Associate Professor, Cosmetology
    A.S., Skyline College
    B.S., University of Phoenix
  • Case, Christine L. (1971)
    Professor, Microbiology, Biology
    A.A., City College of San Francisco
    B.A., M.A., San Francisco State University
    Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University
  • Castro, Luciana (1998)
    Professor, Spanish
    Coordinator, Foreign Languages
    B.A., University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles
  • Choi, Younga (2013)
    Associate Professor, Mathematics
    B.A., M.A., The University of Montana
  • Chu, Serena (2013)
    Associate Professor, English for Speakers of Other Languages
    B.A., University of California, Davis
    M.A., University of Washington
    M.A., Seattle University
  • Clay, Brianna (2016)
    Assistant Professor, TRiO Counseling
    B.A., Saint Mary’s College of California
    M.A., Holy Names University
  • Colombetti, Carlos (1998)
    Professor, Philosophy
    B.A., University of California, Berkeley
    Ph.D., University of California, Irvine
  • Cooney, Steven (1988)
    Professor, Cooperative Education
    A.A., Shasta College
    B.A., San Francisco State University
  • Corsiglia, Kevin (2005)
    Professor, Kinesiology
    Head Coach Women’s Soccer

    B.S., Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
    M.A., San Jose State University
  • Cross, Michael (2014)
    Professor, English
    B.A., Southern Oregon University
    M.F.A., Mills College
    M.A., State University of New York at Buffalo
  • Daniel, Brian M. (2004)
    Professor, Clinical Education Coordinator, Respiratory Care
    A.S., Skyline College
  • Davalos, Kimberly (2016)
    Assistant Professor, Counseling
    B.A., California State University, San Diego
    M.S., California State University, San Francisco
  • Del Prado, Norman G. (2005)
    Professor, Coordinator
    Network Engineering Technologies
    B.S., M.B.A., M.S., Golden Gate University
  • DeMello, Lorraine (2014)
    Associate Professor, Counseling
    B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz
    M.A., St. Mary’s College
  • Erpelo, Liza Marie S. (2005)
    Professor, English
    Coordinator, Kababayan Program

    B.A., San Diego State University
    M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Erskine, Alice (2001)
    Professor, Surgical Careers
    A.S., City College of San Francisco
    B.S.N., M.S.N., San Francisco State University
  • Esfahani, Amir (2013)
    Associate Professor, Art
    A.A., Sierra College
    B.A., California State University, Sacramento
    M.F.A., San Francisco Art Institute
  • Escobar, Jacqueline (1998)
    Professor, Counseling
    A.A., City College of San Francisco
    B.A., M.S., San Francisco State University
  • Escobar, Luis (2016)
    Dean, Counseling and Advising
    A.A., Contra Costa College
    B.A., M.S., Ed.D., San Francisco State University
  • Espinueva, Melanie (2014)
    Professor, Counseling
    B.A., University of California, Berkeley
    M.S., San Francisco State University
  • Fabian, Rika (2016)
    Associate Professor, Sociology
    B.A., Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
    M.A., University of Tokyo
    M.A., Stanford University
    Ph.D., University of California, San Diego
  • Feinblum, Kathleen de Azevedo (2001)
    Professor, English
    B.A., San Francisco State University
    M.F.A., University of Washington, Seattle
  • Feiner, Jarrod (2016)
    Assistant Professor, English
    B.A., M.A., Notre Dame de Namur University
  • Fischer, Bridget (1999)
    Professor, Art
    A.A., West Valley College
    B.F.A., San Jose State University
    M.F.A., University of Arizona
  • Fitzgerald, Michael (1989)
    Professor, Kinesiology
    A.A., Skyline College
    B.A., M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Floro, Nina L. (1991)
    Professor, English
    Faculty/Staff Professional Development Coordinator
    B.A., M.A.T., University of California, Berkeley
  • Forbes, Safiyyah (2017)
    Assistant Professor, Chemistry
    B.S., Long Island University
    Ph.D., Kansas State University
  • Fosberg, Jan (1997)
    Professor, Kinesiology
    A.A., Skyline College
    B.S., M.S., California State University, Hayward
  • Fredricks, Stephen (2010)
    Director, MESA Program
    A.S., College of San Mateo
    B.S., University of California, San Diego
    M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Freedman, Jonathan (2002)
    Professor, Mathematics
    B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz
    M.A., Stanford University
    M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Garcia, Maria Angelica (2013)
    Vice President, Student Services
    B.A., St. Mary’s College of California
    M.S.W., San Diego State University
    Ed.D., San Francisco State University
  • Ghori, Zaid (2015)
    Director, Special International Programs
    B.S., State University of New York at Oneonta
    MPA, California Baptist University
  • Gibson, Christopher (2011)
    Professor, English
    B.A., M.A., University of Texas at El Paso
    Postsecondary Reading Certificate, San Francisco State University
  • Gleyzer, Filipp (2015)
    Assistant Professor, Automotive Technology
    A.S., Skyline College
  • Gonzalez-Matthews, Melissa (2012)
    DSPS Coordinator, Counselor
    A.A., Polk Community College
    B.A., University of Florida
    J.D., University of Florida, Levin College of Law
    M.A., Ed.M., Teachers College, Columbia University
  • Grandy, Carla (2014)
    Professor, Earth Science
    B.S., Texas Christian University
    M.S., Oregon State University
    Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz
  • Gutierrez, Mary (2012)
    Dean, Language Arts and Learning Resources
    B.A., M.A., Virginia Tech
  • Hasson, David (2011)
    Professor, Mathematics
    B.A., Sonoma State University
    M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Hawkins, Michelle (2013)
    Professor, Music
    B.A., University of California, Berkeley
    M.M., University of Southern California
  • Hearne, Stephen (1999)
    Professor, Psychology
    A.A., Fullerton College
    B.A., University of California, Berkeley
    M.A., San Diego State University
    M.S., San Jose State University
    Ph.D., University of Mississippi
  • Hermosillo, Imelda (1999)
    Professor, EOPS Counseling
    B.A., University of California, Irvine
    M.P.A., University of Southern California
  • Hernandez, Raymond (1997)
    Dean, Science/Mathematics/Technology Division
    A.S., Fresno City College
    B.A., St. Mary’s College
    M.P.H., San Francisco State University
  • Hotep, Lasana (2016)
    Dean, Student Equity and Support Programs
    B.A., Texas State University – San Marcos
    M.A., Arizona State University
  • Hough, Richard (1997)
    Professor, Mathematics
    B.S., University of California, Santa Barbara
    M.A., University of California, Berkeley
  • Houpis, James (2016)
    Dean, Academic Support and Learning Technologies
    B.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
    M.S., San Diego State University
  • Hsu, Sandra (2000)
    Professor, Biology
    B.A., University of California, Berkeley
    M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Hum, Denise (2016)
    Professor, Mathematics
    B.A., San Francisco State University
    M.S., California State University, East Bay
  • Hurless, Jessica (2014)
    Associate Professor, Communication Studies
    A.A., Casper College
    B.S., M.A., University of Wyoming
  • Jackson, Paul Tony (1999)
    Professor, Psychology
    ASTEP (AAE) Learning Community
    B.A., California State University, Dominguez Hills
    M.A., Ph.D., California School of Professional Psychology
  • Johnson, Julia (2013)
    Associate Professor, Automotive Technology
    B.A., San Francisco State University
  • Jones, Nathan (2012)
    Professor, English
    B.A., California State University, East Bay
    M.F.A., Mills College
  • Jones, Raymond W. (2016)
    Director, Middle College
    B.A., University of Redlands
    M.A., Long Beach State University
  • Kaplan-Biegel, Nancy (1994)
    Professor, English, Journalism
    Coordinator, Journalism
    Advisor, The Skyline View
    B.A., San Diego State University
    M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Kapp, Nickolas V. (1997)
    Professor, Biology
    B.S., Western Illinois University
    Ph.D., University of Illinois, Chicago
  • Komadina, Melissa (2006)
    Professor, Counseling
    A.A., Sacramento City College
    B.S., M.A., Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
    Certificate in Career Development, John F. Kennedy University
  • Koskelo, Ilkka (2007)
    Professor, Physics
    B.S., Cornell University
    M.A., University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Lachmayr, Lucia K. (2006)
    Professor, English and Reading
    Coordinator, Puente Program
    A.A., San Diego Mesa Community College
    B.A., M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Langhoff, Nicholas (2016)
    Associate Professor, Engineering, Computer Science
    B.S., M.S., San Francisco State University
  • Leach, Evan (2002)
    Professor, Mathematics
    B.S., M.S., California State University, Hayward
  • Lee, Joyce W. (1995)
    Professor, Counselor
    B.A., University of California, Berkeley
    M.S., San Francisco State University
  • Lim, Poh Kim (2000)
    Professor, Library Studies
    B.A., M.L.S., University of California, Los Angeles
    M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Ly, Pearl (2015)
    Director, Learning Commons
    B.A., University of San Diego
    M.L.I.S., M.A., University of California, Los Angeles
    Ed.D., University of California, San Diego/California State University San Marcos
  • Masare, Johannes A. (1991)
    Professor, Political Science
    B.S., Licentiate, Lovanium University, Zaire
    M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
  • McCarthy, Soledad (2016)
    Associate Professor, Business
    B.S., San Diego State University M.B.A., Keller Graduate School of Management
  • Merrill, Jennifer (1999)
    Professor, Psychology
    B.A., California State University, Fresno
    M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Ming, Daniel (1998)
    Professor, Automotive Technology
    A.S., College of Alameda
  • Minnich, William (2015)
    Dean, Enrollment Services
    B.A., Ed.M., University at Buffalo (SUNY)
    MBA, University of Phoenix
  • Mitchell, Regina (2016)
    Associate Professor, Cosmetology
    B.A., Georgia State University
  • Morello Jr., Joseph (2006)
    Dean, Kinesiology/Dance/Athletics
    B.A., M.A., University of San Francisco
  • Moss, Cindy (2000)
    Professor, Mathematics
    A.A., College of the Canyons
    B.A., M.S., California State University, Northridge
  • Motipara, Sita (2000)
    Professor, Business/Business Computer Systems and Management
    M.A., Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India
  • Muller-Moseley, Claire A. (1999)
    Professor, Family & Consumer Sciences
    B.A., M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Navari, Jude (2002)
    Professor, Music
    B.M., Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester
    M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
  • Nevado, Nathaniel (2006)
    Professor, Counseling
    B.S., M.S., San Francisco State University
  • Nomicos, Dino (2002)
    Professor, Kinesiology
    Athletic Academic Advisor
    B.A., M.A., University of San Francisco
  • Ortiz, Guillermo (1999)
    Professor, Business
    B.S., University of Los Andes, Colombia
    M.S., Stanford University
    M.B.A., Santa Clara University
  • Parra, Ruben (2014)
    Associate Professor, Automotive Technology
  • Pate, Hui (1997)
    Professor, Business
    B.A., Liaoning University, China
    M.S., M.B.A., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University
  • Perez, Lucy (2016)
    Assistant Professor, Counseling
    B.A., University of California, Berkeley
    M.S., San Francisco State University
  • Piergrossi, Justin (2004)
    Professor, Kinesiology
    Head Men's Basketball Coach

    B.S., University of Pennsylvania
    M.A., University of San Francisco
  • Poma, Suzanne (2012)
    Associate Professor, Counseling
    Transfer Center Coordinator

    B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara
    M.A., San Jose State University
  • Popal, Mohammad Mustafa (2014)
    Associate Professor, History
    B.S., University of California, Riverside
    M.A., California State University, East Bay
  • Porter, Nicole (2017)
    Professor, Early Childhood Education
    B.A., Eastern Washington University
    M.Ed., National University
  • Powell, Danielle (2014)
    Professor, Communication Studies
    B.S., James Madison University
    M.A., M.Div., Wake Forest University
  • Raskin, Jesse (2012)
    Associate Professor, Coordinator
    Paralegal Studies

    B.A., Lewis and Clark College
    J.D., University of San Francisco School of Law
  • Richardson, Carmen (2013)
    Associate Professor, Cosmetology
  • Rivera Contreras, Joaquin (1990)
    Professor, Chemistry
    B.S., University of Puerto Rico
    M.S., University of California, Berkeley
  • Robinson, Tammy (2016)
    Dean, Global Learning Programs and Services
    Interim Dean, Social Science/Creative Arts

    A.A., Cerritos College
    B.A., University of California, Los Angeles
    M.A., California State University, Dominguez Hills
    Ed.D., University of Southern California
  • Romero, Carlos (2016)
    Assistant Professor, Counseling
    A.A., City College of San Francisco
    B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara
    M.S., San Francisco State University
  • Roumbanis, Christine (1997)
    Dean, Business, Education and Professional Programs Division
    B.A., M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Rowden-Quince, Bianca (2016)
    Instructional Designer
    B.A., California State University, East Bay
    M.A., San Francisco State University
    Ed.D., University of San Francisco
  • Ryan, Cassidy (2016)
    Associate Professor, Coordinator, Cosmetology
    B.S., State University of New York College at Buffalo
  • Sanchez, Samuel (2000)
    Professor, Digital Media and Design
  • Santellan, Alberto (2017)
    Counseling
    A.A., Skyline College
    B.A., M.A., San Jose State University
  • Saucedo, Gabriel (2016)
    Professor, Kinesiology
    Head Men’s Soccer Coach

    B.A., M.A., University of California, Berkeley
    M.A., University of San Francisco
  • Schmierer, Tiffany (2008)
    Professor, Art
    B.F.A., University of Oklahoma
    M.F.A., San Francisco State University
  • Shaw, Leigh Anne (2005)
    Professor, English for Speakers of Other Languages
    Coordinator, English Language Institute
    B.A., San Francisco State University
    M.A., School for International Training
  • Slicton, Lori (2000)
    Professor, Anthropology
    B.A., M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Spakowski, Paul (1993)
    Professor, Automotive Technology
    B.S., Wayne State University
  • Stanback Stroud, Regina (2001)
    President
    B.S., Howard University
    M.S., Golden Gate University
    M.A., Ed.D., Mills College
  • Steele, Amber (2011)
    Associate Professor, Dance
    B.A., University of California, Berkeley
    M.F.A., Mills College
  • Stokes, Michael (2015)
    Director, TRiO
    B.A., Ed.M., State University of New York at Buffalo
  • Struss, Erinn (2016)
    Associate Professor, English for Speakers of Other Languages
    B.A., North Carolina State University
    M.A., New York University
    M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Suzuki, Masao F. (2000)
    Professor, Economics
    B.A., University of California, Berkeley
    Ph.D., Stanford University
  • Takayama, Arthur (1997)
    Professor, Art/Photography
    B.A., California State University, Northridge
    M.F.A., California State University, Los Angeles
  • Taylor-Mendoza, Jennifer (2011)
    Interim Vice President, Instruction
    A.A., El Camino College
    B.A., California State University, Los Angeles
    M.S., California State University, Northridge
    Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University
  • Thomas, Kwame (2014)
    Associate Professor, Counseling
    B.A., M.A., San Jose State University
  • Thompson, Chad (2017)
    Director, SparkPoint and Career Services
    B.A., Claremont McKenna College
    M.B.A., Claremont Graduate University
  • Truglio, Jessica (2017)
    Learning Disabilities Specialist, Disability Resource Center Counselor
    B.A., Howard Payne University
    M.S., Baylor University
  • Tsuchida, Tadashi (2000)
    Professor, Mathematics
    B.A., M.A., San Francisco
    State University
  • Ulloa, John (2014)
    Professor, History
    A.A., Modesto Junior College
    B.A., M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Vizenor, Andrea (2016)
    Director, Career and Workforce Programs
    B.S., University of San Francisco
  • Wang, Ching-Yi (2017)
    Mathematics (TRiO)
    A.S., City College of San Francisco
    B.A., M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Watts, Jacinda M. (2010)
    Child Development Services Coordinator
    A.S., Cabrillo College
    B.S., University of California, Santa Cruz
    M.A., Humboldt State University
  • Weathersby, Kenyatta (2017)
    Associate Professor, Mathematics
    B.A., San Francisco State University
    M.S., California State University, East Bay
  • Whitten, Linda K. (1999)
    Professor, Accounting
    Coordinator, Accounting and ACBSP Accreditation

    B.A., California State University, Chico
    M.B.A., San Francisco State University
  • Williams, Phillip (2013)
    Associate Professor, Mathematics
    ASTEP Math Academy

    A.A., Diablo Valley College
    B.S., M.S., California State University, East Bay
  • Williams, Robert (2013)
    Professor, English
    B.A., Arizona State University, Tempe
    M.F.A., Columbia University
  • Wimmer, Ronda (2014)
    Professor, Cosmetology/Wellness
    A.S., Fullerton College
    B.S., California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
    M.S., D.O.M., South Baylo University
  • Windham, Adam (2013)
    Associate Professor, Physics
    B.S., University of California, Berkeley
    M.S., San Francisco State University
  • Wong, James I. (1999)
    Professor, History, Geography
    B.A., M.A., Sonoma State University
    J.D., University of California,
    Hastings College of the Law
  • Wong, Karen (1996)
    Professor, English
    Coordinator, Institutional Effectiveness

    B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz
    M.A., San Francisco State University
  • Yee, Edmund (2011)
    Associate Professor, Automotive Technology
    A.S., City College of San Francisco
  • Zamani, Soodi (1997)
    Professor, Mathematics
    B.A., Purdue University
    M.A., California State University, Hayward
  • Zanassi, Lavinia (2014)
    Professor, Career/Transfer Counseling
    A.A., College of San Mateo
    B.A., M.S., San Francisco State University
  • Zhang, Hellen (2014)
    Associate Professor, Accounting
    A.S., Skyline College
    B.S., University of California, Berkeley
    M.Acc, Golden Gate University