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Alice Quiocho
Alice Quiocho, Ph.D
Professor of Education, Language and Literacy
  • Education
  • Billing Issues
  • Multicultural Issues
  • Second Language Teaching
  • Second Language Issues
  • Reading and spelling instruction
  • Struggling readers K-12
  • Second language learners
  • reading/writing/language development
Alyssa Goldstein Sepinwall
Alyssa Goldstein Sepinwall, Ph.D
Associate Professor of History
  • French History
  • Haitian History
  • Jewish History
  • History of Colonialism
  • European History (esp. French)
  • History of abolitionism and race in Europe
  • History of Colonialism/History of Imperialism
  • Jewish History
  • Modern Israel history and culture
Anne Randerson
Anne Randerson, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Management, Global Studies and Communication
  • Intercultural communication
  • Cultural intelligence
  • Global leadership skills development
  • Cultural studies
  • Diversity and multiculturalism
  • Creative writing and publishing
  • Cultural lifestyle integration – expatriate survival techniques
  • Culture shock, intercultural awareness, expatriation and repatriation
Bennett Cherry
Bennett Cherry, Ph.D.
Professor of Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Human Resource Management
  • Management
  • Creativity, Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • Human Resources Management
  • Customer Service Delivery Strategies
  • New Venture/New Product Development
  • Organizational Culture and Climate
Bianca Romina Mothé
Bianca Romina Mothé, Ph.D.
Professor of Biological Sciences
  • Vaccines
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Animal Models of Biomedical Research
  • The development of vaccines for Tuberculosis and chronic viruses
  • Understanding immune responses against chronic diseases
  • Studying the host genetics of animals used in research
Bonnie Bade
Bonnie Bade, Ph.d
Chair Anthropology Department
Professor of Medical Anthropology
  • Health
  • Hispanic-American/Chicano/Latino
  • Migrant Workers
  • Native Studies
  • Health Care
  • Health Care and Fold Medicine
  • Indigenous Women of Mexico
  • Immigration
  • Health Care Issues
  • Health care and fold medicine
  • Migrant workers (including Oaxaca)
  • Indigenous communities of Mexico and Southern California
  • Ethnobotany, Plant Medicines
Brian Lawler
Brian Lawler, Ph.D.
  • Mathematics Education
  • High School Teacher Education
  • Educational Research
  • Learning Theory
  • Grades 6-12 mathematics education; Professional development math teachers
  • Critical and postmodern theories for qualitative research
  • Constructivist learning theory
Carmen Nava
Carmen Nava, Ph.d
Associate Professor of History
  • Hispanic-American/Chicano/Latino
  • Chicano and Latino Issues
  • History of Brazil
  • Latin American History
  • History of Mexico
  • Latin American History
  • Mexican History
  • U.S. Chicano and Latino Issues
  • Brazilian History
Cynthia Chavez Metoyer
Cynthia Chavez Metoyer, Ph.d
Associate Professor of Political Science
  • Latin American Issues
  • International Affairs of Nicaragua
  • Gender and Third World Development
  • Nicaraguan politics
  • Latin American Politics
  • Women in Latin American Politics
David Tiffany
David Tiffany, J.D., LL.M Admiralty Law
Adjunct Professor of Business Management
  • Business Law
  • Legal Issues
  • Business Patents
  • Business Law
  • Legal Issues
  • Business Patents
Deborah Small
Deborah Small, M.F.A.
Professor of Visual and Performing Arts
  • Digital Photography
  • Artists Books
  • Southern California Native American cultural practices
  • Southern California ethnobotany
  • Blogging
  • Social and political implications of electronic technology
  • Digital photography
  • Artists books
  • Southern California Native American cultural practices
  • Southern California ethnobotany
Denise Garcia
Denise Garcia, Ph.d
Professor of Biology
  • Genome Analysis
  • Gene Expression
  • Genetics
  • Identification of genes involved in the innate immune system of shrimp under viral challenge
Don Barrett
Don Barrett, Ph.d
Associate Professor of Sociology
  • Sexual Orientation
  • AIDS
  • Community Issues
  • Substance Abuse
  • Issues of Sexual Orientation
  • AIDS and HIV issues
  • Substance abuse
  • Community and social support relating to health issues
Erika Daniels
Erika Daniels, Ed.D.
Professor of Education
  • Emergent and adolescent literacy
  • Developing literacy skills in struggling learners
  • Creating motivating learning environments
  • Supporting reluctant and struggling learners
  • How children become readers, writers, speakers and listeners
  • Teaching literacy skills to struggling learners
  • How environments support or hinder motivation
  • Re-engaging reluctant lear
Fernando Soriano
Fernando Soriano, Ph.d
Professor of Human Development
  • School-Based Violence and Delinquency Prevention Programming
  • Juvenile Justice
  • Family and Culture
  • Youth violence and delinquency
  • Social problems of youth and the role of culture in social problem behavior
  • Measurement of acculturation and culture
Glen Brodowsky
Glen Brodowsky, Ph.d
Professor of Marketing
  • Focus Groups
  • Marketing
  • Global Marketing
  • Social marketing
  • Marketing in emerging nations
  • China
  • Focus groups and qualitative research design
Ibrahim Al-Marashi
Ibrahim Al-Marashi, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of History
  • Middle Eastern history
  • Iraqi history
  • Iranian history
  • Syrian history
  • Terrorism
  • Military History
  • Conflicts in the Middle East
  • Weapons of Mass Destruction
  • Terrorism in the Middle East
Jack Leu
Jack Leu, Ph.d
Professor of Operations and Information Technology
  • Environment-Sensitive Manufacturing
  • Manufacturing Operations
  • Telecommunications and Computing
  • Just-In-Time systems and inventory management
  • Environment-sensitive manufacturing
  • Telecommunications and computer information systems
  • Statistical process controls
Jacqueline Thousand
Jacqueline Thousand, Ph.D.
  • Special education
  • Collaboration
  • School restructuring
  • Inclusive education strategies for students with & without disabilities
  • Collaborative teaming, co-teaching, cooperative learning
  • Response to Intervention, prevention of special education
Jacqueline Trishman
Jacqueline Trishman, Ph.d
Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Drug Discoveries
  • Marine Natural Products
  • Marine natural products chemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Microbial Chemistry
James Garces
James Garces, MPP
Lecturer, Operations Management
  • Operations Management
  • Logistics, Transportation, Distribution
  • International Trade, Globalization
  • Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Production
  • Purchasing, Planning, Forecasting
  • Operations Management of Manufacturing Firms
  • Logistics, Freight, Shipping, Warehousing, Distribution
  • International Shipping, Globalization, Trade
Janet McDaniel
Janet McDaniel, Ph.D.
Professor of Education
  • Education; Middle Schools; Multicultural Issues; Social Studies and Teaching
  • Middle school education; Teacher education; Social studies education; Interdisciplinary team teaching
Jill Watts
Jill Watts, Ph.d
Professor of History
  • African-American History
  • Great Depression
  • Hollywood Film
  • Mae West, Hattie McDaniel
  • Mae West
  • History of Hollywood and film
  • African-American history
  • The 1930's and the Great Depression
Jim Ferguson
Jim Ferguson, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor – COBA and Founder Sales Advisory Group
  • Sales Management and Leadership; Sales; Sales Best Practices
  • Help companies solve problems that typically impede sales and revenue growth. Implementing programs to help companies improve sales process, procedures and best practices.
Joely Proudfit
Joely Proudfit, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Sociology and Native Studies
  • California Indians
  • Native Americans
  • Indigenous Natives
  • American Indians
  • Tribal Gaming
  • American Indian, media, film, representations
  • American Indian stereotypes
  • American Indian Health
  • American Indian Education
  • American Indian Politics
  • Tribal Government
K. Brooks Reid
K. Brooks Reid, Ph.d
Professor of Mathematics
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Discrete Mathematics
Katherine Hayden
Katherine Hayden, Ed.D.
  • Technology Integration in K-12 Education
  • Online and Distance Learning
  • 21st Century Skills
  • STEM Education
  • Use of technology to support student learning
  • Online teaching and learning
  • Technology’s impact in shaping interest in STEM careers
Kathleen Watson
Kathleen Watson, Ph.d
Professor of Management and Organizational Behavior
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Organizational Communication
  • Organizational communication
  • Entrepreneurship
Keith Trujillo
Keith Trujillo, Ph.d
Director, Office for Biomedical Research and Training
Professor of Psychology
  • Substance Abuse
  • Brain and Behavior
  • Drugs and Behavior
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Drug Abuse
  • Addiction
  • Pharmacotherapy of Psychiatric Disorders
  • Pain
Kent Bolton
Kent Bolton, Ph.d
Professor of Political Science
  • U.S. Foreign Policy
  • U.S. National Security Policy making (NSC)
  • Comparative, Foreign Policy Analysis
  • United States foreign policy
  • United States National Security policy
  • Global Jihadism as an issue of U.S. foreign policy
Kimberly McCarthy
Kimberly McCarthy, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
  • Workplace Communication
  • Rudeness
  • Incivility
  • Rude Email
  • Computer Mediated Communication
Kristin Stewart
Kristin Stewart, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Marketing
  • Communication and Marketing
  • The effect of digital technology on consumers response to advertising. The effect of processing affective sensory stimuli on evaluations and choice.
Laurie Stowell
Laurie Stowell, Ph.d
Director San Marcos Writing Project
Professor of Education
  • Literacy
  • Writing
  • Children's and Adolescent Literature
  • Reading and Middle School Education
  • Language and literacy
  • Middle-level language arts
  • Children and adolescent literature
  • Writing
  • Assessment
Lilianna Castañeda Rossmann
Lilianna Castañeda Rossmann, Ph.d
Associate Professor of Communication
  • Conflict, Mediation, and Dialogue
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Hispanic-American/Chicano/Latino
  • Peace, conflict and mediation
  • Intercultural communication
  • Ethnic identity
Marcos Martinez
Marcos Martinez, M.A.
Professor of Theatre
  • Arts and Education
  • International Theatre
  • Bilingual/Chicano/Latino Theatre
  • Suzuki Method of Actor Training
  • Cross cultural/international theatre
  • Suzuki method of actor training
  • Acting/directing One-person comedy presentations
Matt Rahn
Matt Rahn, Ph.D.
Director, Environmental Leadership Institute
  • Government, Politics, Elections
  • Science & Biology
  • Wildfires
  • Environmental Science
  • Climate Change
  • Environmental Law
  • Expert in environmental sciences, wildfire science, and firefighter health and safety
Merryl Goldberg
Merryl Goldberg, Ed.D
Professor of Visual and Performing Arts
  • Arts and Education
  • English Language Learners
  • Multicultural Issues
  • Teacher Development
  • Klezmer Music
  • Arts Education K-12 and post-secondary
  • Klezmer Music
  • World Folk Music
  • Center ARTES
Michael Schmidt
Michael Schmidt, Ph.d
Professor of Chemistry
  • Electrochemistry
  • Biomineralization
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Electrochemistry
  • Metal atoms in biological systems
  • Biomineralization
  • Carbon dioxide chemistry
Nancy Caine
Nancy Caine, Ph.d
Professor of Psychology
  • Animal Behavior
  • Brazilian Monkeys
  • Animal behavior
  • Non-human primates
  • Brazilian monkeys
  • Marmosets and tamarins
  • Anti-predator behavior and foraging adaptations by non-human primates
Nima Zaerpour
Nima Zaerpour, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Distribution and Warehousing
  • Facility Logistics Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Terminal Operations Management
  • Next generation e-commerce distribution
  • warehousing for the future global supply chain
P. Wesley Schultz
P. Wesley Schultz, Ph.d
Associate Professor of Psychology
  • Environmental issues
  • Climate change
  • Energy conservation
  • Global warming
  • Recycling
  • Water Conservation
  • Social Marketing
  • Conservation Behavior
  • Energy Conservation
  • Climate Change
  • Social Psychology
  • Social Norms
  • Green Marketing
  • Recycling , litter
  • Water Pollution
  • Water Conservation
Patty Seleski
Patty Seleski, Ph.d
Associate Dean of the College of Humanities, Arts, Behavioral and Social Sciences
  • Higher Education Policy
  • Modern European History (focus in British History)
  • European National Identity/Conflict
  • European Multiculturalism
  • International Multilateral Institutions
  • Europe-Modern history, politics and society
  • Ethnic conflict and modern nationalism
  • Human rights and international society
  • War and diplomacy's history
  • Ireland and the Northe
Qi Sun
Qi Sun, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Finance
  • Chartered financial analyst
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Corporate sustainability investment
  • Corporate earnings
  • Corporate governance
  • Financial implications of corporate social responsibility/corporate sustainability commitment
  • Earning news and stock
  • Asset allocation strategies
Rajnandini (Raj) Pillai
Rajnandini (Raj) Pillai, Ph.D.
Professor of Management
Executive Director, Center for Leadership Innovation and Mentorship Building (CLIMB)
  • Leadership
  • Cross-Cultural Leadership
  • Organizational Justice
  • Charismatic leadership
  • Transformational leadership
  • Cross-cultural management
  • Presidential leadership
Rebecca Lush
Rebecca Lush, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Literature and Writing Studies
  • Native American Literatures
  • Early Modern Trans-Atlantic Literature
  • American Literature before 1865
  • Film Studies
  • Literatures of Anglophone Colonial Americas
  • Women Writers in Early America
  • Native American Women in Literature and Film
  • Nancy Drew
  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Richard Hwang
Richard Hwang, Ph.d
Professor of Accounting
  • Asian Pacific Business Issues
  • International Accounting
  • Auditing
  • International accounting
  • Cross-cultural accounting issues
  • Asian-Pacific business studies
Rika Yoshii
Rika Yoshii, Ph.d
Professor of Computer Science
  • Machine Translation (Japanese to English)
  • Interactive Software/Machine Translation
  • Educational Software
  • Development of interactive educational software
Robert Aboolian
Robert Aboolian
Professor of Operations Management
  • Operations Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Business Analytics
  • Distribution Network Design
  • Inventory Management
  • Supply Chain Risk Management
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Location Decisions
Robert Rider
Robert Rider
Chair of the Economics Department
Professor of Economics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Sports Economics
  • Economics of War and Conflict
  • Public policy and economics (taxation, government policies)
  • Law and economics
  • Economic theory
  • Political economy
  • Game theory and strategic behavior of organizations and individuals
Robert Yamashita
Robert Yamashita, Ph.d
Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Track in Science and Society, Liberal Studies
  • Society and Digital Information
  • Health
  • Race Issues
  • Genetics and Society
  • Social Implications of genetics
  • Societal applications of digital information
  • Race and health care issues
Rong-Ji Chen
Rong-Ji Chen, Ph.D.
  • Mathematics education
  • Educational technology
  • Children thinking in mathematics
  • Mathematics teacher education and professional development
  • Mathematics teaching strategies
Silvia Rolle-Rissetto
Silvia Rolle-Rissetto, Ph.d
Professor of Hispanic Studies
  • Contemporary Hispanic Literature
  • Applied Linguistics, namely Second Language Acquisition
  • Literary Translation
  • Creative Writing
  • Contemporary Peninsular and Insular Literature of Spain (from the 18th to the 21st centuries), particularly Women Writers
  • Theory, Pedagogy, Creative Writing, and Literary Translation
Stephen Zera
Stephen Zera, Ph.d
Associate Professor of Finance
  • Stock Options
  • Investment Analysis
  • Investment strategy
  • Financial markets and institutions
  • Corporate finance
Susie Lan Cassel
Susie Lan Cassel, Ph.d
Professor of Literature and Writing Studies
  • Asian Americans
  • Asian American Literature
  • Race Issues
  • Multicultural American Literature
  • 20th Century American Literature
  • Asian-American literature
  • Issues of mixed race
  • Multicultural American literature
  • 20th Century American literature
Tejinder Neelon
Tejinder Neelon, Ph.d
Professor of Mathematics
  • Local Analytic Geometry
  • Complex Analysis
  • Pedagogy and Calculus
  • Foreign Cinema
  • Local analytic geometry
  • Complex analysis
  • Pedagogy calculus
  • Foreign cinema
Vassilis Dalakas
Vassilis Dalakas, Ph.D.
Professor of Marketing
  • Consumer Psychology
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Sports Marketing
  • Sponsorships
  • Sports Fans
  • Gift giving
  • Consumption of entertainment
  • Reality TV Consumer social voice, consumer complaints through social media
  • Schadenfreude
  • Sports Rivalries
Vivienne Bennett
Vivienne Bennett, Ph.d
Professor of Border Studies
  • Water Resource Politics
  • Democratization, the Grassroots, and the Business in Latin America
  • The politics of water in California
  • The politics of water along the US-Mexico border
  • Gender and water in Latin America
  • The response of business sector to progressive reform in Latin
Wenyuh Tsay
Wenyuh Tsay
Associate Professor of Finance
  • Corporate finance
  • Investments
  • Financial markets and financial institutions
  • Asia-Pacific financial issues
  • Corporate finance
  • Investments
  • Banking and financial institutions
  • Asia-Pacific financial issues
Yi Sun
Yi Sun
Associate Professor of Information Systems
  • Mobile computing
  • Electronic Commerce
  • Cyber Security
  • Information System
  • Mobile Application Development and Mobile Commerce
  • Electronic Wearable and Privacy
  • Local Government Information Systems
Yuan Yuan
Yuan Yuan, Ph.d
Professor of Literature and Writing
  • Asian American Literature
  • Chinese Film
  • Modern Chinese literature and film
  • Chinese language
  • Asian-American literature
  • Cultural Studies
Zhiwei Xiao
Zhiwei Xiao, Ph.d
Associate Professor of History
  • Chinese Film
  • Chinese History
  • Chinese History
  • Chinese Film
  • Hollywood in China

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