Department Faculty

Alamillo, Laura

faculty

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

Akhavan, Nancy

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Office: Education Building, Room 350

Phone: (559) 278-0345

Email: nakhavan@csufresno.edu

 

 

Beare, Paul

Dean of KSOEHD, DPELFS Core Graduate Group

Office: Education Building Room 210

Phone: (559) 278-0210

Email: pbeare@csufresno.edu

 

 

Benninga, Jacques

faculty

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.fresnostate.edu/bonnercenter

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

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

Bohlin, Carol Fry

faculty

Office: Education Building, Rm 234
Phone:(559)278-0237
Department Phone:(559)278-0240; Mail Stop: ED2
Fax:559-438-6284
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.

Education:
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

Positions:
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.

faculty

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.

Gonzalez, Juan Carlos

faculty

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

Gonzalez, Laura

 

DPELFS Affiliate Graduate Faculty and DPELFS Faciliatator

Office: Education Building, Rm 397
Phone: 559.278.0323

Email: laurag@csufresno.edu

Harris, Debra M.

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.

Hannigan, Jessica

 

DPELFS Affiliate Graduate Faculty and DPELFS Faciliatator

Office: Education Building, Rm 389
Phone: 559.278.0456

Email: jhannigan@csufresno.edu

Hauser, Linda

faculty

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

DPELFS Affiliate Graduate faculty

Office: Education Building, Room 350

Phone: (559) 278-0166

Email: ihernandez@csufresno.edu

Hernandez, Susana

DPELFS Affiliate Graduate faculty

Office: Education Building, Room 350

Phone: (559) 278-0320

Email: suhernandez@csufresno.edu

B.A. Political Science - University of California, Irvine
B.A. Sociology - University of California, Irvine
M.S. Counseling, Student Development in Higher Education - California State University, Long Beach
Ph.D. Education, Higher Education Administration - Iowa State University

Areas of Expertise:
Latino educational opportunity
Immigration and education
Hispanic Serving Institutions
Critical policy analysis

Luna, Christina

DPELFS Affiliate Graduate Faculty

Office: Education Building, Rm 459
Phone: 559.278.0362

Email: christinal@csufresno.edu

Areas of Expertise: Educational Leadership with an emphasis on mentoring Latino/a leaders; Social justice and equity with an emphasis on English language learners and students of color; Educational policy/ history of Mexican Americans.

Magdaleno, Kenneth

Director of Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership

Office: Education Building, Rm310
Phone: (559) 278-0294
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 E.

faculty

Phone: 559.278.2478
Email: jamesm@csufresno.edu

DPELFS Graduate Group – Core

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

Mullooly, James

Professor, Department Chair 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.

Nelson, Frederick

DPELFS Affiliate Graduate faculty 

Office: Education Building, Rm257
Phone: (559) 278-0261

E-mail: fnelson@csufresno.edu

Areas of Expertise: Science Education, Refelctive Practice, Naturalistic Inquiry, Self-study of Teacher Education Practices, Integration of Technology in Teacher Education

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.

Torgerson, Colleen

faculty

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

faculty

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).

Wahleithner, Juliet

DPELFS Affiliate Graduate Faculty

Office: Education Building, Rm 271
Phone: 559.278.0219
Email: jwahleithner@csufresno.edu

Area of Expertise: Writing instruction at the secondary level, in-service and pre-service teacher development, inquiry, program evaluation, qualitative methodology.

Wandeler, Christian

DPELFS Core Graduate Faculty

Office: Education Building, Rm 461
Phone: 559.278.0354
Email: jmoradianwatson@csufresno.edu

Areas of Expertise:
Development of Hope and Motivation

Watson, Jennifer Moradian

DPELFS Affiliate Graduate Faculty

Office: Education Building, Rm 439
Phone: 559.278.0355
Email: cwandeler@csufresno.edu

Areas of emphasis include:  teacher retention, alternative discipline structures and the promotion of non-suspension alternatives, curriculum and instruction systems and leadership in P-12 schools.

Werner Juarez, Sara

 

DPELFS Affiliate Graduate Faculty

Office: Education Building, Rm 339
Phone: 559.278.0307

Email: swerner@csufresno.edu

Areas of expertise include: special education, school-wide and classroom-based positive behavioral interventions and support, intensive behavioral interventions for students with disabilities, students with moderate/severe disabilities, inclusive school practices, and collaborative practices to support teachers, paraprofessionals, families, and other IEP team members

Wise, Donald

faculty

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.

Yukhymenko, Mariya

 

DPELFS Affiliate Graduate Faculty

Office: Education Building, Rm 449
Phone: 559.278.3928

Email: mariyay@csufresno.edu