Education Studies

All courses, faculty listings, and curricular and degree requirements described herein are subject to change or deletion without notice. Updates may be found on the Academic Senate website:


Alan J. Daly, PhD

Vice Chair

Paula Levin, Full Teaching Professor

Associate Vice Chair

Tom L. Humphries, PhD

Director of Teacher Education

Cheryl Forbes, EdD


Julian Betts, PhD, Economics

Linda Brodkey, PhD, Literature

Michael Cole, PhD, Communication

Alan J. Daly, PhD, Education Studies

Amanda Datnow, PhD, Education Studies

Grant Goodall, PhD, Linguistics

Guershon Harel, PhD, Mathematics

James D. Hollan, PhD, Cognitive Science

James Levin, PhD, Education Studies

Hugh B. Mehan, PhD, Emeritus, Sociology

Carol A. Padden, PhD, Communication

Stefan A. Tanaka, PhD, History

Alison Wishard-Guerra, PhD, Education Studies

Kathryn A. Woolard, PhD, Anthropology

Mica Pollock, PhD, Director, CREATE

Associate Professors

Amy Binder, PhD, Sociology

Thandeka Chapman, PhD, Education Studies

Frances Contreras, PhD, Education Studies

Gedeon O. Deák, PhD, Cognitive Science

Brian Goldfarb, PhD, Communication

Tom L. Humphries, PhD, Education Studies and Communication

Olga V. Vasquez, PhD, Communication

Assistant Professor

Shana Cohen, PhD, Education Studies

Senior Lecturers with Security of Employment

Paula F. Levin, PhD, Education Studies, Graduate Adviser

Barbara Sawrey, PhD, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Associate Vice Chancellor for Undergraduate Education

Randall Souviney, PhD, Emeritus

Lecturers with Security of Employment

Chris Halter, MA, EdD

Carolyn Huie-Hofstetter, PhD

Lecturer with Potential Security of Employment

Makeba Jones, PhD, Education Studies


Bobbie Allen, PhD

Bernard (Rusty) Bresser, MA, Supervisor of Teacher Education

Luz Chung, MA, EdD

Cheryl Forbes, MA, EdD, Director of Teacher Education

Caren Holtzman, MA

Rachel Millstone, MA, Supervisor of Teacher Education

Susan Scharton, MA, EdD

Marcia Sewall, MA, EdD

Patrick Velasquez, PhD

Master Teacher in Residence

Alexandra Martinez, MA

Part-Time Lecturers/Supervisors

Elizabeth Pappas

Linda Whiteside, MEd