Department of Teacher Education and Foundations

Current Faculty

Lasisi Ajayi, Associate Professor
B.A. 1983, M.S. 1989, Obafemi Awolowo University, IFE
Ph.D. 1996, Literacy-University of Ibadan
Laura Ashcroft, Lecturer
B.A. 1986, M.A. 1987, Sonoma State University
Ph.D. 2002, University of San Francisco
Richard Ashcroft, Professor
B.S. Ed. 1966, East Stroudsburg State University
M.A. Ed. 1981, Sonoma State University
Ed.D. 1990, University of San Francisco
Maria V. Balderrama, Professor
B.A. 1978, Wellesley College
M.A. 1988, San Jose State University
M.A., Ed.S., Ph.D. 1994, Stanford University
Diane K. Brantley, Professor
B.A. 1985, San Diego State University
M.A. 1997, California State University, San Bernardino
Ph.D. 2001, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Susan Daniels, Professor
B.A. 1980, Barat College
M.A. 1990, Northeastern Illinois University
Ph.D. 1995, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Lynn Diaz-Rico, Professor
B.A. 1968, University of Pittsburgh
M.A. Ed. 1977, Arizona State University
Ed.D. 1988, InterAmerican University of Puerto Rico
Barbara M. Flores, Professor
B.A. 1970, California State University, Hayward
M.A. 1976, California State University, Sacramento
Ph.D. 1982, University of Arizona
Thom G. Gehring, Professor
B.A. 1972, Trenton State College
M.Ed. 1975, Ph.D. 1987, Virginia Commonwealth University
Mark Groen, Professor
B.A. 1981, California State University, Northridge
M.A. 1992, University of Southern California
Ph.D. 2002, University of California, Riverside
Juan M. Gutierrez, Professor, Chair, Teacher Education and Foundations
B.A. 1972, California State University, San Bernardino
M.A. 1974, M.A. 1976, Ph.D. 1986, Stanford University
Kathryn Howard, Associate Professor , Chair
B.A. 1990, Univeristy of Oregon
M.A. 1997, Ph.D. 2003, University of California, Los Angeles
Young Suk Hwang, Professor
B.A. 1989, Chongshin University, Korea
M.Ed. 1993, Ph.D. 1998, Auburn University, Alabama
Todd E. Jennings, Professor
B.A. 1983, Biola University
M.A. 1989, Ph.D. 1991, Claremont Graduate University
Joseph Jesunathadas, Professor
B.S. 1973, Kerala University
M.S. 1985, Ed.D. 1990, Utah State University
Kurt Kowalski, Professor
B.A. 1990, Ph.D. 1995, Arizona State University
Enrique Murillo, Professor
B.A. 1988, Univeristy of California, Los Angeles
M.A. 1995, California State University, Los Angeles
Ph.D. 1999, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Gary A. Negin, Professor
B.A. 1971, University of Notre Dame
M.Ed. 1974, Florida Atlantic University
M.A. 1988, Marquette University
Ph.D. 1977, University of Minnesota
Catherine E. Spencer, Lecturer
B.A. 1983, California State University, Fullerton
M.A. 1998, California State University, San Bernardino
Ph.D. 2007, University of California, Riverside
Nena M. Torrez, Professor
A.B. 1972, University of California, Berkeley
J.D. 1975, California Western School of Law
M.A. 1980, California State University, Dominguez Hills
Ph.D. 1988, Claremont College
Michael Verdi, Professor
B.S. 1985, University of Notre Dame
M.S. 1986, Northwestern University
Ph.D. 1994, Arizona State University
Xinying Yin, Assistant Professor
B.S. 2004, Beijing Normal University
Ph.D. 2013, Indiana University - Bloomington
Laura H. Young, Associate Professor
B.M. 1975, M.M. 1990, D.M.A. 1994, University of Southern California

Emeritus

Robert H. London, Professor