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Recent CSUPERB PIs: Katharine McReynolds (CSUS), Miri VanHoven (SJSU), Jose del la Torre (SFSU), Bianca Mothe (CSUSM)

Organization Information

Presidents' Commission

President Soraya M. Coley, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (Chair)
President Adela de la Torre, San Diego State University​
President Dianne F. Harrison, California State University, Northridge
President Gayle E. Hutchinson, California State University, Chico
President Leroy M. Morishita, California State University, East Bay
President Robert S. Nelsen, Sacramento State University​​

Program Office Staff

Susan M. Baxter, Ph.D., Executive Director, (619) 594-2510, Email, Bio
Pam Branger, Administrative Support Coordinator, (619) 594-2822, Email
Tyson Gadd, Administrative Analyst, (619) 594-3954, Email
James Schmitt, Program Administrator, (619) 594-5299, Email
Oscar Zavala, Student Programs Specialist, (619) 594-1203, Email

Strategic Planning Council

Term Ending SPC Member Campus

2020

Michael Goldman
Stanley Maloy

San Francisco State University
San Diego State University

2021

Math Cuajungco
Matthew Escobar
Tomas Gomez-Arias, Dean
Monica Lounsbery, Dean

CSU Fullerton
CSU San Marcos
CSU Stanislaus
CSU Long Beach

2022

Jennifer Lillig-Whiles
Katherine Kantardjieff, Dean
Sastry Pantula, Dean
Lynn Stauffer, Dean

Sonoma State University
CSU San Marcos
San Bernardino
Sonoma State University

2023

Paula Fischhaber, Deputy Chair
Aparna Sreenivasan
Koni Stone

CSU Northridge
CSU Monterey Bay​
CSU Stanislaus

2023

Katherine McReynolds, Chair
Bori Mazzag
Miri VanHoven

CSU Sacramento
Humboldt State University
San Jose State University

 

Faculty Consensus Group

CampusFaculty Representative, Department, Year Term Ends (June 30)

CSU Bakersfield

Jesse Bergkamp, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2022)
Isolde Francis, Biology (2022)
Sam Hudson, Chemistry (2020)   
Kathy Szick, Biology (2022)  

CSU Channel Islands

Ahmed Awad, Chemistry (2019)  
Blake Gillespie, Chemistry (2019)
Alona Kryshenko (2021)   
Nitika Parmar, Biology (2021)

CSU Chico

Carolynn Arpin, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2021)  
Colette Calmelet, Mathematics (2021)
Meghdad (Amin) Hajimorad, Electrical Engineering (2021)
David Keller, Biological Sciences (2020)

CSU Dominguez Hills

Karin Kram, Biology (2022)  
Patrick Still, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2021)  
Philip Vieira, Psychology (2021)
Fang Wang, Biology (2023)  

CSU East Bay

Tyler Evans, Biological Sciences (2022)
Pascale Guiton, Biological Sciences (2022)   
Marlin Halim, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2023)
Monika Sommerhalter, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2021)  

CSU Fresno

Cory Brooks, Chemistry (2020)  
Jason Bush, Biology (2021)
John Bushoven, Plant Science (2020)  
Alejandro Calderon-Urrea, Biology (2020)  

CSU Fullerton

Math Cuajungco, Biological Sciences, (2021)  
Niroshika Keppetipola, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2023)
Nina Robson, Mechanical Engineering (2022)   
Marcelo Tolmasky, Biological Sciences (2022)  

Humboldt State University

Jenny Cappuccio, Chemistry (2021)  
Bori Mazzag, Mathematics, (2022)
Amy Sprowles, Biological Sciences (2023)  
Mark Wilson, Biological Sciences (2022)   

CSU Long Beach

Shadnaz Asgari, Biomedical & Computer Eng. & Computer Science (2020)
Deepali Bhandari, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2021)
Amanda Fisher, Biological Sciences (2023) 
Long Wang, Family & Consumer Sciences (2022)  

CSU Los Angeles

Michael Hayes, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2023)
Jamil Momand, Chemistry (2020)
Hyunsook Park, Biological Sciences (2022)
Deborah Won, Engineering (2021)​

CSU Maritime
​Tomas Oppenheim, Mechanical Engineering (2023)

Alex Parker, Science & Mathematics (2023)
Julie Simons, Science & Mathematics (2023)

CSU Monterey Bay

Eric Crandall, Biology (2021)
Nathaniel Jue, Biology (2020)
Ryan Luke, Kinesiology (2022)  
Aparna Sreenivasan, Biology (2021)  

CSU Northridge

Karin Crowhurst, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2021)  
Paula Fischhaber, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2023)
Melissa Takahashi, Biology (2023)
John Valdovinos, Electrical and Computer Engineering​ (2023)

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

Cord Brundage, Animal & Veterinary Sciences (2023)   
​Wei-Jen Lin, Biological Sciences (2020)
Rakesh Mogul, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2021)
Vilupanur Ravi, Chemical & Materials Engineering (2020)

CSU Sacramento

Matthew Brown, Kinesiology & Health Science (2023)
Robert Crawford, Biological Sciences (2021)
Katherine McReynolds, Chemistry (2021)
Kimberly Mulligan, Biological Sciences (2021)

CSU San Bernardino

Jason Burke, Chemistry (2023)   
Jeremy Dodsworth, Biology (2023)  
Jeremy Mallari, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2021)
Daniel Nickerson, Biology (2021)   

San Diego State University

Shawn O'Connor, Exercise & Nutritional Sciences (2023)
​Byron Purse, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2023)
Mahasweta Sarkar, Electrical & Computer Engineering (2023)
William Tong, Chemistry (2021)​

San Francisco State University

Lily Chen, Biology (2022)   
George Gassner, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2022) 
Michael Goldman, Biology (2021)  
Weiming Wu, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2020)   

San José State University

Daryl Eggers, Chemistry (2023)  
Folarin Erogbogbo, Biomedical, Chemical & Materials Eng. (2020)   
Kasuen Mauldin, Nutrition, Food Science & Pkg (2022)  
Miri VanHoven, Biological Sciences (2021)   

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Christopher Heylman, Biomedical Engineering (2023)
Rodrigo Manjarin, Animal Science (2021)
Katherine Watts, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2020)
Marie Yeung, Biological Sciences (2021) 

CSU San Marcos

Matthew Escobar, Biology (2023)
Robert Iafe, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2020)  
Jay Jayasinghe, Chemistry & Biochemistry (2021)
Arun Sethuraman, Biological Sciences (2022)

Sonoma State University

Michael Cohen, Biology (2020)
Farid Farahmand, Engineering (2023)  
Jennifer Lillig-Whiles, Chemistry (2021)  
Omayra Ortega, Mathematics (2023)

CSU Stanislaus

Elvin Aleman, Chemistry (2021)  
Choong-Min Kang, Biology (2022)  
Koni Stone, Chemistry ​(2021)  
Janey Youngblom, Biological Sciences (2020)