Faculty

Regular Faculty

Joseph Schulz, chair

Professor 

B.S., Indiana University; Ph.D., University of California, San Diego

Renee Baran

Associate Professor 

B.A., Macalester College; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Elizabeth Braker

Professor 

B.A., Colorado College; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Shana Goffredi

Professor 

B.A., University of San Diego; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara

Gary Martin

Professor

B.A., M.A., California State College, Sonoma; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Amanda Zellmer McCormack

Assistant Professor

B.S., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., University of Michigan

John McCormack

Assistant Professor 

B.S., University of Arizona; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Gretchen North

John W. McMenamin Endowed Chair in Biology 

B.A., Stanford University; M.A., University of Connecticut; M.A., College of William and Mary; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Cheryl Okumura

Associate Professor 

B.A., Pomona College; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Roberta Pollock

Professor 

B.S., Emory University; Ph.D., Harvard University

Daniel Pondella

Professor

Director, Vantuna Research Group

A.B., M.A., Occidental College; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Amber Stubler

Assistant Professor

B.S., Ph.D., Stony Brook University

Kerry Thompson

Professor

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

On Special Appointment

Maria Adreani

Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor

B.S., University of California, Santa Barbara; M.A., Northeastern University; M.S., California State University, Northridge; Ph.D., Florida State University   

Jane E. Mendel

Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor

B.S., B.A., University of Mississippi; Ph.D., University of Tennessee

Karen Molinder

Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor

A.B., Occidental College; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Ashley Robart

Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Biology

B.A., Reed College; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz 

Gary Schindelman

Non-Tenure Track Associate Professor 

B.S., State University of New York at Binghamton; Ph.D., New York University 

Jonathan P. Williams

Non-Tenure Track Instructor

B.S., University of North Carolina at Wilmington; M.S., California State University, Northridge

Laurel Zahn

Non-Tenure Track Instructor

B.S., University of California, Santa Cruz; M.S., California State University, Long Beach