People

People

Regular Faculty

Daniel Pondella, chair

Associate Professor, Biology; Director, Vantuna Research Group
A.B., M.A., Occidental College; Ph.D., UCLA

Renee Baran

Associate Professor, Biology; Advisory Committee, Biochemistry; Advisory Committee, Neuroscience
B.A., Macalester College; Ph.D., UC Berkeley

Elizabeth Braker

Professor, Biology; Advisory Committee, Kinesiology; Advisory Committee, Urban and Environmental Policy; Affiliated Faculty, Latino/a and Latin American Studies
B.A., Colorado College; Ph.D., UC Berkeley

Shana Goffredi

Associate Professor, Biology; Advisory Committee, Biochemistry
B.A., University of San Diego; Ph.D., UC Santa Barbara

Gary Martin

Professor, Biology
B.A., M.A., California State College, Sonoma; Ph.D., UC Berkeley

John McCormack

Assistant Professor, Biology; Affiliated Faculty, Latino/a and Latin American Studies
B.S., University of Arizona; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Gretchen North

John W. McMenamin Endowed Chair in Biology; Advisory Committee, Urban and Environmental Policy
B.A., Stanford University; M.A., University of Connecticut; M.A., College of William and Mary; Ph.D., UCLA

Cheryl Okumura

Assistant Professor, Biology
B.A. Pomona College; Ph.D. UCLA

Roberta Pollock

Professor, Biology; Biochemistry; Advisory Committee, Biochemistry
B.S., Emory University; Ph.D., Harvard University

Joseph Schulz

Associate Professor, Biology; Advisory Committee, Biochemistry; Advisory Committee, Neuroscience
B.S., Indiana University; Ph.D., UC San Diego

Kerry Thompson

Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College, Associate Professor, Biology
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., UCLA

Amanda Zellmer

Assistant Professor, Biology
B.S. University of Wisconsin, Ph.D University of Michigan

On Special Appointment

Maria Adreani

Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Biology
B.S., University of California, Santa Barbara; M.A., Northeastern University; M.S., California State University, Northridge; Ph.D. Florida State University

Jeffrey Arendt

Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Biology
B.S., University of Illinois; Ph.D., Binghampton University

Mary Clark

Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Biology
B.A., Occidental College; Ph.D., UCLA

Kristine Kaiser

Part-Time Non-Tenure Track Visiting Assistant Professor, Biology
B.S., M.S., Cleveland State University; Ph.D., UCLA

James Maley

Collections Manager Moore Laboratory of Zoology
B.S., M.S., University of Alaska Fairbanks; Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Jane E. Mendel

Part-Time Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Biology
B.S., B.A., University of Mississippi; Ph.D., University of Tennessee

Karen Molinder

Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Biology
B.A. Occidental, Ph.D U.C.L.A.

Dwayne Morris-Irvin

Part-Time Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Biology

Gary Schindelman

Full-Time Non-Tenure Track Associate Professor, Biology
B.S., State University of New York at Binghamton; Ph.D., New York University

Jonathan P. Williams

Non-Tenure Track Instructor, Biology
B.S., UNC Wilmington, M.S., CSU Northridge

Laurel Zahn

Non-Tenure Track Instructor, Biology
B.S. University of California, Santa Cruz, M.S. California State University Long Beach