Faculty Directory




Abramson, Shareen


Office: Education Building, Rm 436
Phone: (559) 278-1230
E-mail: shareena@csufresno.edu

Akhavan, Nancy


Office: Education Building, Rm443
Phone: (559) 278-0345
E-mail: nakhavan@csufresno.edu

Alamillo, Laura


Office: Education Building, Rm 269
Phone: (559) 278-0280
Email: lalamillo@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group - Core

Areas of Expertise:  Bilingual education policy, theory and method; education of culturally and linguistically diverse students; second language acquisition theory and methods; Latina/o children's literature; language issues in education

Allen, Terry

Office: Education Building, Rm 350
Phone: (559) 278-0292
Email: terryallen417@comcast.net

Andrews, David

Office: Science 2 360
Phone: (559) 278-5174
Email: davidan@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group - Core

Areas of Expertise:  Science education; applying and evaluating the constructivistic model of teaching learning and assessment in national K-16 science education reform projects and systemic initiatives

Arenz, Bernard

Office: Education Building, Rm 453
Phone: (559) 278-0037
Email: barenz@csufresno.edu

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Basurto, Imelda

Office: Education Building, Rm263
Phone: (559) 278-0285
E-mail: ibasurto@csufresno.edu

Bathina, Jyothi


Office: Education Building, Rm267
Phone: (559) 278-0532
Email: jbathina@csufresno.edu
Website: literatevoices.com

Area of Expertise: Secondary Reading; Reaching and Teaching At Risk Youth; Critical and Functional Literacy.

Beare, Paul


Dean, Kremen School of Education and Human Development

Office: Education Building, Rm 210
Phone: (559) 278-0210
Email: pbeare@csufresno.edu
Website: Message from the Dean of Education

DPELFS Graduate Group – Affiliated

Areas of Expertise: Special education; emotional and behavioral disorders; applied behavior analysis; single subject research; special education law; supported employment.

Behrend, Jean


Coordinator, Partnership Program

Office: Education Building, Rm 231
Phone: (559) 278-0235
Email: jeanb@csufresno.edu

Benavides, Otto E.

Director, Instructional Technology and Resource Center and NASA Educator Resource Center

Office: Education Building, Rm 481
Phone: (559) 278-0377, (559) 278-0379
Email: ottob@csufresno.edu

Areas of Expertise: Integration of technology in the curriculum, technology planning, school technology administration, technology support administration, technological professional development for teachers and school administrators, photo and video production, media production, mobile technologies, video conferencing, social media, distance learning, international relations.

Bennett, Lisa

Lisa Bennett

Office: Education Building, Rm 265
Phone: (559) 278-0243
Email: lbennett@csufresno.edu

Benninga, Jacques S.


Chair, Department of Curriculum and Instruction (CI)
Director, Bonner Center for Character Education and Citizenship

Office: Education Building, Rm 250
Phone: (559) 278-0253
Email: jackb@csufresno.edu

Website: www.csufresno.edu/bonnercenter

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

Areas of Expertise: Curriculum and instruction; developmental psychology; character education.

Biacindo, Kathryn

Office: Education Building, Rm 250
Phone: (559) 278-0321
Email: kbiacindo@csufresno.edu

Areas of Expertise: Cultural and psychological foundations of education.

Bohlin, Carol Fry


Office: Education Building, Rm 234
Department Phone:(559)278-0240; Mail Stop: ED2
Email: carolb@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

Areas of Expertise: Mathematics education; professional development for math teachers; educational neuroscience; mathematics learning and teaching styles.

B.A. The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
M.H.D.L. The University of North Carolina, Charlotte
Ph.D. The Ohio State University

Professor, Mathematics Education

Mathematics and Science Teacher Initiative(MSTI)
Director (2007-Present)
California Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (CAMTE)
President (2004-2006)
California Online Mathematics Education Times (COMET)
Editor (2000-Present)
CSU Mathematics Education Resource Center (CSU MERC)
Director (2000-Present)
NCTM News Bulletin: Assessment Issues Column
Editor (2003-2004)
San Joaquin Valley Mathematics Project (SJVMP)
Principal Investigator (1990-Present)
Strategies for Teacher Excellence Promoting Student Success (STEPSS)
Co-Principal Investigator and Coordinator, Master's Cohort:
K-8 Mathematics (1998-2005)

Bohlin, Roy M.


Co-Director, Teaching and Leading for Educational Needs with Technology (TALENT) Project
Coordinator, Certificate of Advanced Study in Educational Technology
Graduate Program Coordinator
Master of Arts in Education, Curriculum and Instruction Option

Office: Education Building, Rm 241
Phone: (559) 278-0245
Email: royb@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

Areas of Expertise: Curriculum and instruction; technology integrated into curriculum; educational statistics; advanced instructional theories and strategies.

Boris, Virginia


Office: Education Building, Rm 350
Phone: (559) 278-0292
Email: vboris@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group – Affiliated

Areas of Expertise: K-12 education administration; central office administration; curricular leadership; systems and quality applications for educational leadership; curriculum mangagement audits; classroom walk throughs; program evaluation; curriculum/instruction/assessment alignment; formative assessment; building instructional leaders; examining student work; standards-based instruction; leadership strategies to impact academic achievement; mastery learning.

Brooks, Maneka

Maneka Brooks

Office: Education Building, Rm 249
Phone: (559) 278-0019
Email: mbrooks@csufresno.edu

Brown-Welty, Sharon


Office: Education Building, Rm 310
Phone: (559) 278-0294
Email: sharonb@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

Areas of Expertise: Post-secondary education administration; program evaluation; education leadership; conflict resolution; strategic planning; policy development; leading reform; building learning communities.

Buster, Walter

Director, Central Valley Educational Leadership Institute (CVELI)

Office: Education Building, Rm 499
Phone: (559) 278-0405
Email: wbuster@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group – Affiliated

Areas of Expertise: Educational reform; superintendency; educational leadership; leading change; building learning communities.

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Caldera, Cheryl


Director, California Reading & Literature Project

Office: Education Building, Rm 371
Phone: (559) 278-0429
Email: ccaldera@csufresno.edu

Chiero, Robin


Director, CalStateTEACH

Office: Education Building, Rm 210
Phone: (559) 278-0234
Email: robinc@csufresno.edu

Covino, William

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Office: Haak Center, Library 4116
Phone: (559) 278-2636
Email: wcovino@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group - Affiliated

Areas of Expertise: History and theory of rhetoric and literacy; teaching of writing; higher education administration.

Cummins, Jeffrey

Office: McKee Fisk 214
Phone: (559) 278-6693
Email: jcummins@csufresno.edu
Website: Jeffrey Cummins

DPELFS Graduate Group – Affiliated

Areas of Expertise: State politics and policy; presidency; public budgeting; public policy.

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Daughtry, Jody


Coordinator, Single Subject Credential Program
Office: ED 339
Phone: (559) 278-0300
Email: jodyd@csufresno.edu

DeVoogd, Glenn


Chair, Department of Literacy, Early, Bilingual, and Special Education (LEBSE)

Office: Education Building, Rm250
Phone: (559) 278-0279
E-mail: gdevoogd@csufresno.edu
Curriculum Vita: Glenn DeVoogd

DPELFS Graduate Group - Core

Areas of Expertise: Critical literacy; literacy instruction; reading; writing; uses of technology; social studies; policy, research; assessment.

Dille, Diana

Office: Education Building, Rm250C
Phone: (559) 278-5054
E-mail: dianad@csufresno.edu

Firpo, Rich


Director of the Teacher Internship Program

Office: Education Building, Rm220B
Phone: (559) 278-0246
Email: rfirpo@csufresno.edu

Website: www.fresnostate.edu/internship

Areas of expertise: K-12 School Administration

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Garan, Elaine


Office: Education Building, Rm249
Phone: (559) 278-0019
E-mail: egaran@csufresno.edu

Areas of Expertise: Teaching reading; teaching language arts; assessment in reading; literacy K-3; literacy support for ELLs.

Garcia, Juan C.


Director, Fresno Family Counseling Center

Office: Education Building, Rm431
Phone: (559) 278-0287
Email: juang@csufresno.edu

Giovannetti, Michael


Renaissance Group

Office: Education Building, Rm220D
Phone: (559) 278-0373
Email: mgiovannetti@csufresno.edu

Gonzalez, Juan Carlos


Office: Education Building, Rm371
Phone: (559) 278-9001
Email: jcg@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

Areas of Expertise: Critical Race Theory (CRT) and Latina/o Critical Theory (LatCrit) in Education; Visual Ethnography and Qualitative Research Methods; Educational Policy and History; Multicultural and Latino Educational Issues; Academic Socialization of Doctoral Students and Faculty

Goodyear, Don

Office: Education Building Rm350
Phone: (559) 278-0292
Email: donlg@cos.edu

Greenlaw, Corey

Office: Education Building, Rm350
Phone: (559) 278-0350
Email: cgreenlaw@gmail.com

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Harris, Debra

Office: Psychology/Human Services Building, Rm146
Phone: (559) 278-2966
Email: dharris@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group-Core

Areas of Expertise: Program evaluation; teaching via the internet; developmental disabilities; physical disabilities; health (specifically nutrition, physical activity, and food availability) issues; chemical dependency; treatment and evaluation.

Hart, Steven


Office: Education Building, Rm247
Phone: (559) 278-0319
E-mail: smhart@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group - Affiliated

Areas of Expertise: Literacy education and teacher professional development; literacy education for diverse learners; critical literacy, service-learning, and educational equity and justice; school reform; afterschool literacy programs; school-wide literacy assessment plans.

Hauser, Linda


Office: Education Building, Rm 459
Phone: (559) 278-0362
Email: lhauser@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

Areas of Expertise: Leadership Systems research; tranformational change; performance excellence; school leadership; organization development.

Hernandez, Ignacio

Ignacio Hernandez

Office: Education Building, Rm 369
Phone: (559) 278-0166
Email: ihernandez@csufresno.edu

Hernandez, Susana

Susana Hernandez

Office: Education Building, Rm 365
Phone: (559) 278-0320
Email: suhernandez@csufresno.edu

Hioco, Barbara

President, Reedley College

Office: Reedley College, 995 N. Reed Avenue, Reedley, CA 93611
Phone: (559) 638-3641
Email: barbara.hioco@reedleycollege.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group - Affiliated
Regional Partnership Advisory Board Member

Areas of Expertise:

Huerta, Teresa


Office: Education Building, Rm253
Phone: (559) 278-0364
E-mail: thuerta@csufresno.edu
Curriculum Vita: Teresa Huerta

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Immekus, Jason


Office: Education Building, Rm 467
Phone: (559) 278-0265
Email: jimmekus@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

Areas of Expertise: Quantitative methods; educational/psychological measurement; program evaluation.

Jamgochian, Elisa


Office: Education Building, Rm351
Phone: (559) 278-4011
Email: ejamgochian@csufresno.edu

Koobatian, Steven

Office: Education Building, Rm445
Phone: (559) 278-0316
E-mail: skoobatian@csufresno.edu

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Lam, Sarah


Assistant to the Dean

Office: Education Building, Rm205
Phone: (559) 278-0205
Email: sarahl@csufresno.edu

Lane-Garon, Pamela


Project Director, Mediator Mentors
Associate Director, Bonner Center for Character Education

Office: Education Building, Rm365
Phone: (559) 278-0320
Email: pamelalg@csufresno.edu

Areas of Expertise: Psychological and cultural contexts of teaching and learning; conflict and classroom management; school-based peer mediation; character education; cultural foundations of education.

Lee, Song


Office: Education Building, Rm451
Phone: (559) 278-0349
Email: malee@csufresno.edu

Lomeli, Jose


Office: Education Building, Rm251
Phone: (559) 278-0361
Email: josel@csufresno.edu

Areas of Expertise: Leadership Development for youth through Experiential Education; Group Dynamics for Staff Development; Instructional Methodology; Pre-Service Teacher Delivery Models; Migrant Education; Culturally Responsive Education.

Lucey, Christopher


Associate Director, Fresno Family Counseling Center

Office: Education Building, Rm437
Phone: (559) 278-0407
Email: clucey@csufresno.edu

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Macy, Susan


Coordinator, Early Childhood Education Emphasis
Director, Joyce M. Huggins Early Childhood Center

Office: Education Building, Rm259
Phone: (559) 278-0267
E-mail: smacy@csufresno.edu

Areas of Expertise: Standards-driven, project-based curriculum; assessment of teacher candidates; school culture and change; program evaluation.

Magdaleno, Ken


Chair, Department of Educational Research and Administration (ERA)

Office: Education Building, Rm369
Phone: (559) 278-0309
Email: kmagdaleno@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

Areas of Expertise: Mentoring of Latina and Latino educational administrators; equity in educational administration; the effect of Latina and Latino educational leaders as role models; managing educational organizations; multi-cultural coaching; closing the achievement gap; instructional leadership; mentoring.

Marshall, James


Associate Dean, Kremen School of Education and Human Development
Director, Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership at Fresno State (DPELFS)

Office: Education Building, Rm205
Phone: (559) 278-0205
Email: jamesm@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

Areas of Expertise: School curriculum reform; assessment; science education.

Mata, Susana C.

Office: Education Building, Rm457
Phone: (559) 278-0363
E-mail: susanam@csufresno.edu

Areas of Expertise: Curriculum and instruction, teacher education, sociology of education, teaching and learning in academically and linguistically diverse classrooms, sociology of the classroom, social organization of schools, and educational research and evaluation.

Mathis, Catherine


Office: Education Building, Rm021
Phone: (559) 278-0228
E-mail: cmathis@csufresno.edu

McKay, Joanne


San Joaquin Valley Writing Project

Office: Education Building, Rm271
Phone: (559) 278-0219
E-mail: jomckay@csufresno.edu

Monke, Robert H.


Office: Education Building, Rm100
Phone: (559) 278-0412
Email: robertmo@csufresno.edu
Website: teacherhonorwall.com

Moosoolian, Jane


Office: Education Building, Rm100
Phone: (559) 278-0115
Email: janem@csufresno.edu

Morillo, Janell


Office: Education Building, Rm350
Phone: (559) 278-0350
Email: janellt@csufresno.edu

Mullooly, James

Professor, Department of Anthropology

Office: Peters Building, Rm254
Phone: (559) 278-7574
E-mail: jmullooly@csufresno.edu
Website: James Mullooly

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

Areas of Expertise: Qualitative methods; ethnography; applied Anthropology; ethnomethodology; social reproduction; culture theory; teaching English as a second/foreign language; middle school methods.

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Nelson, Frederick


Office: Education Building, Rm257
Phone: (559) 278-0261
E-mail: fnelson@csufresno.edu

Newsome, Nancy

Office: Education Building, Rm 350
Phone: (559) 278-0292
Email: nancy.newsome@yahoo.com

Nyberg, Lisa


Multiple Subject Coordinator

Office: Education Building, Rm233
Phone: (559) 278-0236
Email: lnyberg@csufresno.edu

Areas of expertise would include: science education, inquiry science, technology, teacher education, multiple intelligences, communication, and classroom management.

Olson-Buchanan, Julie

Faculty, Chair, Department of Management

Office: Peters Building, Rm289
Phone: (559) 278-2851
Email: julie_olson@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

Areas of Expertise: Human resource management; employee selection; work-life balance; conflict in organizations; fairness in management; virtual teams; technology in the workplace; compensation and reward systems.

Parks, Joe

Office: Education Building, Rm243
Phone: (559) 278-0260
Email: jparks@csufresno.edu

Pham, Kien


Office: Education Building, Rm245
Phone: (559) 278-0247
Email: kienp@csufresno.edu

Areas of Expertise: Math instruction for second language learners.

Pierce, Marinn


Office: Education Building, Rm347
Phone: (559) 278-0340
Email: lpierce@csufresno.edu

Pitt, Jenelle


Office: Education Building, Rm435
Phone: (559) 278-0304
Email: jepitt@csufresno.edu

Powell, Dana


Office: Education Building, Rm343
Phone: (559) 278-0288
Email: danac@csufresno.edu

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Quisenberry, Janine


Director, Professional Field Experience

Office: Education Building, Rm239
Phone: (559) 278-0257
Email: jquisenb@csufresno.edu

Raheem, Malik


Office: Education Building, Rm349
Phone: (559) 278-0326
E-mail: mraheem@csufresno.edu

Schlievert, Susan


Office: Education Building, Rm449
Phone: (559) 278-0348
Email: susansc@csufresno.edu

Shaeffer, Ruth

Office: Education Building, Rm350
Phone: (559) 278-0340
Email: rshaeffe@csufresno.edu

Shelton, Marilyn


Office: Education Building, Rm261
Phone: (559) 278-0268
E-mail: marilyns@csufresno.edu

Shen, Hong


Office: Education Building, Rm345
Phone: (559) 278-0289
Email: hshen@csufresno.edu

Smith, Dan

Office: Education Building, Rm441
Phone: (559) 278-0329
E-mail: dans@csufresno.edu

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Tanner, David


Office: Education Building, Rm373
Phone: (559) 278-0254
Email: davidt@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

Areas of Expertise: Educational psychology; statistics and measurement; educational research; quantitative and qualitative evaluation; assessing student achievement; evaluating classroom assessment instruments; evaluating the performance of teachers and teacher candidates.

Torgerson, Colleen


Office: Education Building, Rm255
Phone: (559) 278-0328
Email: colleent@csufresno.edu
Curriculum Vita: Colleen Torgerson

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

Areas of Expertise: Special Education: mild/moderate disabilities, services for infants to students age 22, legal issues, IEP development - student-led IEPs; Leadership and Administration in Education: K-12 and higher education; Teacher Education; University Freshman Experience: learning communities

Tracz, Susan M.


Office: Education Building, Rm447
Phone: (559) 278-0347
Email: susant@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

Areas of Expertise: Statistical methodology (general linear model issues, meta-analysis); educational reform (national teacher certification); counseling (interprofessional collaboration, dream/imagery techniques in counseling).

Ullrich, Walter


Coordinator, Master of Arts in Teaching Program

Office: Education Building, Rm455
Phone: (559) 278-0356
Email: wullrich@csufresno.edu

Unruh, Ronald P.


Office: Education Building, Rm353
Phone: (559) 278-0257
Email: ronu@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

Areas of Expertise: Evaluation and assessment; bilingual education.

Valencia, Albert


Department Chair, Counselor Education and Rehabilitation (CER)

DPELFS Graduate Group - Affiliated

Office: Education Building, Rm350D
Phone: (559) 278-0283
Email: albertv@csufresno.edu

Vang, Anthony


Office: Education Building, Rm273
Phone: (559) 278-0284
E-mail: tvang@csufresno.edu


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Wandeler, Christian

Christian Wandeler

Office: Education Building, Rm 439
Phone: (559) 278-0355
Email: cwandeler@csufresno.edu

Weir, Kyle


Office: Education Building, Rm433
Phone: (559) 278-0169
Email: kweir@csufresno.edu

Wise, Donald


Coordinator, Education Administration Credential Programs

Office: Education Building, Rm355
Phone: (559) 278-0298
Email: dwise@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

Areas of Expertise: Educational leadership; instructional supervision; educational reform and reform models; planning for higher achievement; school and district planning; changing school cultures.

Yun, Cathy

Cathy Yun

Office: Education Building, Rm 235
Phone: (559) 278-0238
Email: cyun@csufresno.edu


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