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Devorah Lieberman
President, University of La Verne

Humboldt State

B.A. Communications Studies (1975)

San Diego State

M.A. Intercultural Communication (1977)
  • In 2011, became the 18th president of the University of La Verne, and first female president in its 120 year history.
  • In 2011, appointed to the ACE Network Executive Board as a state liaison for Women in Higher Education and is currently serving a three-year term on the Western Association of Schools & Colleges (WASC) Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges & Universities.
  • In January 2012, named to the American Council of Education's (ACE) Commission on Inclusion and to the Resource Development Committee for the Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities (HACU).
  • As part of a 30 year career in higher education, served previously as provost and vice president of Academic Affairs at Wagner College in New York.

Notable CSU Alumni in education

Humboldt; San Diego