Important Contacts for Graduate Students

We know that taking classes remotely and only coming to campus for essential learning activities is challenging.That's why we created this list of importantcontacts for the College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) graduatestudents. Connect with the correct faculty or staff member to get academic and career advising,join a student organization, or learn program-specific information.

Student Groups

BeachSync is 's online community. On BeachSyncyou can interact with student organizations andget up-to-date information on meetings, events, and activities. Find the BeachSync information for all theCHHS Student Organizations.

Graduate Programs

M.S. in Athletic Training Graduate Advisor:Dr. Mimi Nakajima

Contact the Graduate Advisor for program-specific questions and academic and career advising

Course-specific information: contact your course instructor

Kinesiology Department Chair:Dr. Tiffanye Vargas

Contact the Department Chair if you have emailed an AT/ATEPfaculty or staff member and do not hear back within two businessdays.

Main Office: Contact the Administrative Support Coordinator, Monique Corona,for program-specific information and administrative issues.

Graduate Advising: Contact your Graduate Advisor for program-specific questions and academic and career advising

Crime Scene Investigations (CSI) Certificate Program: Ron Mark

Internship information:Please refer to the Criminology and Criminal Justice BeachBoard page.

Course-specific information: Contact the course instructor

School Director:Dr. Brenda Vogel

Contact the School Director if you have emailed a CRJUfacultyor staff member and do not hear back within two businessdays.

CPIE Program Developer:Matthew Reimers

Contact the CPIE Program Developer for program-specific information.

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Contact your Graduate Advisor for academic and career advising

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School Director:Dr. Brenda Vogel

Contact the School Director if you have emailed an EMER facultyor staff member and do not hear back within two businessdays.

Program Director:Dr. Maria Claver

Contact your the Program Directorfor program-specific questions and academic and career advising

Course-specific information: Contact the course instructor

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Graduate Program Director:Dr. Nathan Gerard

Contact the Graduate ProgramDirectorfor program-specific questions and academic and career advising

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Internship Coordinator: Dr. Brenda Freshman

Contact the Internship Coordinator for any further internship information.

Course-specific information: Contact the course instructor

Department Chair:Dr. Erlyana Erlyana

Contact the Department Chair ifyou have emailed an HCA facultyor staff member and do not hear back within two businessdays.

Graduate Coordinator: Judy Jou

Contact the Graduate Coordinator forprogram-specific questions and academic advising

Career counseling:Gail Farmer

Course-specific information: Contact the course instructor

Department Coordinator: Karen Miyahara

Contact the Department Coordinator if you have emailed an HS faculty or staff member and do not hear back within two businessdays.

Department Chair: Dr. Kamiar Alaei

Graduate Advisor:Contact the Graduate Advisorforprogram-specific questions and academic and career advising

Course-specific information: contact your course instructor

Department Chair:Dr. Tiffanye Vargas

Contact the Department Chair if you ou have emailed your KIN faculty or staff member and do not hear back within two businessdays.

Graduate Programs Coordinator: Pamila Ford

Prospective graduate students should contact the Graduate Programs Coordinator for information about nursing graduate programs.

Administrative Support Coordinator:Alison Kliachko-Trafas

Current graduate students should contact the Administrative Support Coordinator for information about nursing graduate programs.

Assistant Director of Graduate Programs and AGNP Program Coordinator:Cleddhy Arellano

Contact theAGNP program coordinator for specific information and advising about the Adult-Gerontology specialty.

PNP Program Coordinator:Natalie Cheffer

Contact the PNP Program Coordinator for specific information and advising about the Pediatric specialty.

PMHNP Program Coordinator:Christine Costa

Contact thePMHNP Program Coordinator for information and advising on thePsychiatric-Mental Health (across the lifespan) specialty.

WHNP Program Coordinator:Pamela Xandre

Contact the WHNP Program Coordinator for information and advising on the Women's Health specialty.

Administrative Support Coordinator - Course Scheduling and Permits:Mark Vela

Contact the Administration Support Coordinator for course scheduling and permits.

Course instructors: Contact your course instructor for course-specific information

School Director: Dr.Lucy Huckabay

Contact the School Director if you have emailed an NRSG faculty or staff member and do not hear back within 2 business days.

Graduate Coordinator:Dr. Virginia Gray

Contact the Graduate Coordinator for program-specific questions and academic and career advising

Course-specific questions: Contact the course instructor

Department Chair:Dr. WendyReiboldt

Contact the Department Chair ifyou have emailed a NUTR facultyorstaff member and do not hear back within two businessdays.

Doctor of Physical Therapy: Contactthe Physical Therapy Department for general and admissions information.

Department Chair and Residency Program Mentor:Dr. George Beneck

Contact Dr. George Beneck for program-specific questions and advising.

Director of Clinical Education: Dr. Stephanie Malaspina

Visit theClinical Education貹 for information about internships and on-site integrated clinical experiences. For further information about Clinical Education, email the Clinical Director.

Director and Coordinator for the Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency Program:Michael Miller

Contact Michael Miller for program-specific questions and advising.

Department Coordinator:Kathy Allen

Contact Kathy for course registration and administrative issues.

Graduate Advisor:Adam Butz

Contact Adam Butz for MPA academic and career advising

Distance Learning:Jenny Sok Wisman

Contact theDistance Learning Administration Assistant for info on the program

Course-specific information: Contact your course instructor

Department Chair:Dr. David Powell

Contact the Department Chair if you emailed a PPA faculty or staff member and do not hear back in two business days.

Graduate Advisor:Dr. Heewon Yang

Contact your Graduate Advisorfor program-specific questions and advising.

Course-specific information: contact your course instructor

Department Chair:Dr. Terry Robertson

Contact the Department Chair if you have emailed a faculty or staff memberand do not hear back within two business days.

Admissions questions and information:Mercedes Anderson

Graduate Program Director:Molly Ranney

Contact the Graduate Program Director for MSW program information and advising

Pupil Personnel Services Credential (PPSC) Program Coordinator:Saana Polk

Contact the PPSCProgram Coordinator for program information and advising

Distance Education Program: ContactDr. Nancy Meyer-Adams

Field Education information:

Director of Field Education: Dr.Susan Salas

For further field education information, contact the Director of Field Education.

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School Director: Dr. Nancy Meyer-Adams

Contact the School Director ifyou have emailed an SW faculty or staff member and do not hear back within two business days.

Graduate Advisor:Dr.Lei Sun

Contact the graduate advisor for program-specific information and academic and career advising.

Public school internship information:Alaine Ocampo

Speech and Language Clinicand clinical internship(Hospital, SNF, Private Practices) information: Contact the Clinical Director, Bryanne Ngo

Course-specific information: contact the course instructor

Department Chair: Dr. Pei-Fang Hung

Contact the Department Chair if you have emailed an SLP faculty or staff memberand do not hear back within two business days.