Core and Non-Core Faculty

Credentials

Assistant Professor & Program Director  |   Fresno Campus
Research Interests:

Culture and Ethnic Diversity Charter School Education Mental Health Social Emotional Learning

Associate Professor  |   San Diego Campus
Research Interests:

Special education

Program Director & Faculty  |   San Diego Campus
Assistant Professor  |   San Diego Campus

Education

Program Coordinator  |   Online
Research Interests:

Equity and access in higher education, teacher training, building teacher support, academic counseling

Associate Professor  |   San Francisco Beach St Campus
Research Interests:

Teacher Training Programs, Improving Alternative Certification approaches in Teacher Internship programs, Teacher support

Program Coordinator & Lecturer  |   Los Angeles Campus
Research Interests:

Families with dual sensory impaired children, school based mental health; Atypical populations

Program Director & Associate Professor  |   Irvine/Orange County Campus
Research Interests:

School-based mental health

Education Leadership and Management (EdD)

Vice President, Student Services  |   Online
Research Interests:

Leadership, learning in organizations, change in higher education, and collective efficacy paradigms

Assistant Professor  |   San Diego Campus

School Psychology (PsyD)

Associate Professor & Program Director  |   San Francisco Beach St Campus
Research Interests:

Dr. Adams' professional interests include International School Psychology, Mental Health in Educational Settings, Mindfulness Training and School Neuropsychology. Dr. Adams is passionate to create gender sensitive and inclusive environments for all children, teens, and adults (LGBTQQ).

Systemwide Director, Assistant Professor  |   San Diego Campus
Research Interests:

School-based mental health services; childhood mood, anxiety and behavior disorders; and child maltreatment issues.

Program Director, School Psychology (LA)  |   Los Angeles Campus
Research Interests:

Developmental psychopathology, interpersonal relations, ethnically and culturally diverse youth, stress and coping resources/skills; multicultural education; school/clinical-child psychology

Adjunct Faculty  |   Online

School Psychology with Pupil Personnel Services Credential (MAE)

Assistant Professor & Program Director  |   Fresno Campus
Research Interests:

Culture and Ethnic Diversity Charter School Education Mental Health Social Emotional Learning

T.E.S.O.L. (edD)

Associate Professor  |   San Diego Campus
Research Interests:

His research interests include input, interaction, output, and automaticity in SLA, and the development of TESOL/TEFL programs.

Director, Int. Lang. Ed. and CTEL  |   San Diego Campus
Research Interests:

TESOL teacher education, curriculum development, research design and qualitative research

Associate Professor  |   San Diego Campus
Research Interests:

James M. Perren is a TESOL teacher educator, author, editor, community activist/community organizer, and educational consultant.

Teacher Education

Assistant Professor  |   San Diego Campus
Research Interests:

Literacy Special Education/Autism Mentoring Animal Therapy in Education Teacher Education

Associate Professor  |   San Francisco Beach St Campus
Research Interests:

Learning, Instruction, Technology, Media, Ecology

Teaching (MAE)

Program Director & Faculty  |   San Diego Campus
Assistant Professor  |   San Diego Campus