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Undergraduate Faculty by Department

Department of Anthropology and Sociology

  • Dr. Adam Ayers, Assistant Professor of Anthropology (half-time), Ph.D. from Fuller Theological Seminary
  • Dr. Edward Clarke, Professor of Sociology, Ph.D. from the University of Southern California
  • Dr. Stephanie D’Auria, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Ph.D. from the University of California, Riverside
  • Dr. Vincent Gil, Professor of Anthropology, Ph.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles
  • Dr. Hien Ju Park, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Ph.D. from the University of California, Irvine

Department of Biology

  • Dr. Randy Dovel, Professor Biology, Ph.D. from Texas A&M University
  • Dr. Siau Min Fung, Assistant Professor of Biology, Ph.D. from the University of Illinois, Chicago
  • Dr. Cecil Miller, Professor of Biology, Ph.D. from Loma Linda University
  • Dr. Tara Sirvent, Professor of Biology and Chemistry, Ph.D. from Cornell University

Department of Business and Management

  • Trish Fisher, Associate Professor of Marketing, MBA from Kellogg/Northwestern University
  • Dr. Namhoon Lee, Assistant Professor of Business and Management, Ph.D. from Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Tracy Riggs, Assistant Professor of Business and Management (half-time), CPA, B.A. from Vanguard University
  • Dr. Bonni Stachowiak, Associate Professor of Business and Management, Ed.D. from Pepperdine Univeristy
  • Dr. Carolyn Stephens, Associate Professor of Business and Management, Ph.D. from Claremont Graduate University (leave of absence for 2014-2015)
  • Dr. James Walz, Professor of Business and Management, Ph.D. from Regent University
  • Dr. Edwin Westbrook, Professor of Business and Management, JD from Western State University College of Law
  • Dr. James Woodrow, Professor of Management, Ed.D. from Vanderbilt University

Department of Chemistry

Department of Communication

  • Aaron Daniel Annas, Assistant Professor of Cinema Arts, M.F.A. from Governors State University
  • Dr. Tom Carmody, Professor of Communication Studies, Ph.D. from Regent University
  • Dr. Alison English, Professor of Communication Studies, Ph.D. from Regent University
  • Naomi Kasa, Assistant Professor of Cinema Arts, M.A. from Regent University
  • Jonathan Moore, Associate Professor of Cinema Arts, M.F.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles
  • Karen Nishie, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies, M.A. from California State University, Fullerton
  • Dr. Derrick Rosenior, Associate Professor of Communication Studies, Ph.D. from Howard University

Department of English

  • Warren Doody, Professor of English, M.F.A. from Chapman University
  • Dr. Laurie Camp Hatch, Assistant Professor of English, Ph.D. from Claremont Graduate University
  • Dr. Karen Lee, Professor of English, Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley

Department of History and Political Science

  • Dr. David Marley, Associate Professor of History, Ph.D. from George Washington University
  • Dr. Kevin Walker, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Ph.D. from Claremont Graduate University
  • Rachelle Walker, Assistant Professor of Political Science (half-time), M.A. from Claremont Graduate University
  • Dr. John Wilson, Professor of History, Ph.D. from Northwestern University
  • Dr. Michael Wilson, Professor of History, Ph.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles

Department of Kinesiology

  • Dr. Diana Avans, Professor of Kinesiology, Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota
  • Dr. Dale Campbell, Associate Professor of Kinesiology, D.A. from Middle Tennessee State University
  • Dr. Stephen Kelly, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology, M.S. from California State University, Fullerton
  • Dr. Terry Zeigler, Professor of Kinesiology, Ed.D. from Nova Southeastern University

Department of Liberal Studies

  • Dr. Dixie Arnold, Associate Professor of Liberal Studies, Ed.D. from the University of La Verne
  • Dr. Shari Farris, Assistant Professor of Early Childhood Education, Ed.D. from University of Washington
  • Ken Killian, Assistant Professor of Liberal Studies (half-time), M.S. from Indiana State University
  • Dr. Jerry Ternes, Professor of Liberal Studies, Ed.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles

Department of Mathematics

  • Dr. Arthur Lee, Associate Professor of Mathematics, Ph.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles

Department of Music

  • Gina Lord, Assistant Professor of Music (half-time), M.M. from the University of Oregon
  • Dr. Kenneth Foerch, Assistant Professor of Music, D.M.A. from the University of Southern California
  • Dr. Greg Glancey, Professor of Music, Ph.D. from Stony Brook University
  • Dr. James Melton, Professor of Music, D.M.A. from Arizona State University
  • Michael Nigro, Assistant Professor of Music (half-time), M.M. from California State University, Fullerton
  • Dr. Joni Prado, Associate Professor of Music, D.M.A. from the University of Southern California
  • Dr. Susanne Reid, Associate Professor of Music, D.M.A. from the University of Oklahoma
  • Mildred Yi, Assistant Professor of Music (half-time), M.M. from San Fransisco State University

Department of Nursing

  • Mary Brigid Barrett, Associate Professor of Nursing (half-time), MSN from California State University, Sacramento
  • Amanda Firestone, Assistant Professor of Nursing (half-time), MSN from Point Loma Nazarene University
  • Dr. Mary Wickman, Professor of Nursing, Ph.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles
  • Dr. Julia Wilson, Associate Professor of Nursing, DNP from California State University, Fullerton
  • Dr. Colette York, Professor of Nursing (half-time), DNSc from the University of San Diego

Department of Psychology

  • Steven Cuffari, Assistant Professor of Psychology (half-time), M.A. from Azusa Pacific University
  • Claudia Degelman, Associate Professor of Psychology, M.A. from Eastern Nazarene University
  • Dr. Douglas Degelman, Professor of Psychology, Ph.D. from the Univeristy of Pittsburgh
  • Dr. Noreen Dulin, Professor of Psychology, Ph.D. from the University of California, Riverside
  • Dr. Michael Hanna, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Ph.D. from the University of California, Irvine
  • Dr. Julie Howard, Professor of Psychology, Psy.D. from Rosemead School of Psychology (Biola University)
  • Dr. Karen (K.J.) Hummel, Professor of Psychology, Ph.D. from the California School for Professional Psychology
  • Dr. Elizabeth Powell, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Psy.D. from Azusa Pacific University
  • Dr. Ludmila Praslova, Professor of Psychology, Ph.D. from the University of Akron
  • Dr. Carl Renold, Professor of Psychology, Ph.D. from the University of Southern California (leave of absence for fall, 2012)

Department of Religion

  • Dr. Greg Austring, Associate Professor of Intercultural Studies and Religion, Ph.D. from Biola University
  • Dr. Jerry Camery-Hoggatt, Professor of New Testament and Narrative Theology, Ph.D. from Boston University
  • Dr. Bill Dogterom, Professor of Pastoral Ministry and Spiritual Formation, D.Min. from Fuller Theological Seminary
  • Dr. Roger Heuser, Professor of Leadership Studies, Ph.D. from New York University
  • Dr. Richard Israel, Professor of Old Testament, Ph.D. from Claremont Graduate University
  • Dr. Frank Macchia, Professor of Systematic Theology, Th.D. from the University of Basel, Switzerland
  • Dr. Douglas Petersen, Professor of World Mission and Intercultural Studies, Ph.D. from Oxford Center for Mission Studies
  • Dr. Edmund Rybarczyk, Professor of Historical and Systematic Theology, Ph.D. from Fuller Theological Seminary
  • Dr. Gary Tyra, Professor of Biblical and Systematic Theology, D.Min. from Fuller Theological Seminary
  • Dr. April Westbrook, Professor of Old Testament, Ph.D. from Claremont Graduate University

Department of Theatre Arts

  • Sue Berkompas, Professor of Theatre Arts, M.F.A. from California State University, Long Beach
  • Lia Hansen, Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts, M.F.A. from San Diego State University
  • David Pecoraro, Professor of Theatre Arts, M.F.A. from Temple University

 

Graduate Faculty by Department

Graduate Clinical Psychology

  • Jeannie Colvin, Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology, M.S. from Vanguard University
  • Dr. Jennifer Fee, Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology (half-time), Psy.D. from Rosemead School of Psychology (Biola University)
  • Dr. Timothy Moyers, Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology (half-time), D.Min. from Assemblies of God Theological Seminary
  • Dr. Richard Mullis, Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology, Psy.D. from Rosemead School of Psychology (Biola University)
  • Dr. Jerre White, Professor of Clinical Psychology, Psy.D. from Rosemead School of Psychology (Biola University)

Graduate Education

  • Dr. Magali (Mikki) Gil, Professor of Education and Anthropology, Ph.D. from the University of California, Irvine
  • Dr. Sylvia Kane, Assistant Professor of Education, Ed.D. from Azusa Pacific University
  • Dr. Vivian Mun, Assistant Professor of Education
  • Dr. Jerry Ternes, Professor of Education, Ed.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles

Graduate Nursing (MSN)

  • Mary Brigid Barrett, Associate Professor of Nursing (half-time), MSN from California State University, Sacramento
  • Amanda Firestone, Assistant Professor of Nursing (half-time), MSN from Point Loma Nazarene University
  • Dr. Mary Wickman, Professor of Nursing, Ph.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles
  • Dr. Julia Wilson, Associate Professor of Nursing, DNP from California State University, Fullerton
  • Dr. Colette York, Professor of Nursing (half-time), DNSc from the University of San Diego

Graduate Religion

  • Dr. Jerry Camery-Hoggatt, Professor of New Testament and Narrative Theology, Ph.D. from Boston University
  • Dr. Bill Dogterom, Professor of Pastoral Ministry and Spiritual Formation, D.Min. from Fuller Theological Seminary
  • Dr. Roger Heuser, Professor of Leadership Studies, Ph.D. from New York University
  • Dr. Richard Israel, Professor of Old Testament, Ph.D. from Claremont Graduate University
  • Dr. Frank Macchia, Professor of Systematic Theology, Th.D. from the University of Basel, Switzerland
  • Dr. Douglas Petersen, Professor of World Mission and Intercultural Studies, Ph.D. from Oxford Center for Mission Studies

 

Faculty Librarians 

  • Mel Covetta, Associate Professor, M.L.S. from Kent State University
  • Pam Crenshaw, Associate Professor, M.L.I.S. from San Jose State University
  • Elena Nipper, Associate Professor, M.L.I.S. from San Jose State University
  • Sonya True, Assistant Professor, M.L.I.S. from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Administrative Faculty

  • Judy Hamilton, University Registrar and Assistant Professor, M.A. from Vanguard University
  • Dr. Sandra Morgan, Director of the Global Center for Women and Justice,Ph.D. from Biola University
  • Dr. Andrew Stenhouse, Dean, School for Graduate and Professional Studies, Ed.D. from Pepperdine University
  • Bob Wilson, Athletic Director, M.S. from the University of Nebraska