Department & Program Chairs

For the 2020-21 academic year.

American Studies: Sharla Fett (323) 259-2868

Art & Art History: Amy Lyford (323) 259-2861

Biochemistry: Co-Chairs - Andrew Udit (323) 259-1471 and Gary Schindelman (323) 259-2524

Biology: Joseph Schulz (323) 259-1408

Black Studies: Erica Ball (323) 259-2543

Center for Research and Scholarship: Kristi Upson-Saia (323) 259-2855

Center for Teaching Excellence: Carmel Levitan (323) 259-2877

ChemistryMichael Hill (323) 259-2766

Cognitive Science: Sasha Sherman (323) 259-2786

Comparative Studies in Literature and CultureDamian Stocking (323) 259-2807

Computer Science: Kathryn Leonard (323) 259-4120

CORE: Ron Buckmire (323) 259-2536

Critical Theory and Social Justice: Caroline Heldman (323) 259-1309

Diplomacy and World Affairs: Lan Chu (323) 259-2780

East Asian Studies: Alexander Day (323) 259-2752

Economics: Mary Lopez (323) 259-2778

Education: Ron Solorzano (323) 259-2517

EnglishJames Ford (323) 259-2791

Food Studies: John Lang (323) 259-1310

Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies: Caroline Heldman (323) 259-1309

Geology: Chris Oze (323) 259-2556

History: Alexandra Puerto (323) 259-1305

Interdisciplinary Writing: Julie Prebel (323) 259-1307

KinesiologyStuart Rugg (323) 259-2705

Latino/a Latin American Studies: Dolores Trevizo (323) 259-2943

Linguistics: Hanan Elsayed (323) 259-2731

Mathematics: Jim Brown (323) 259-2680

Media Arts & Culture: Allison de Fren (323) 259-2749

Music: David Kasunic (323) 259-2959

Neuroscience: Renee Baran (323) 259

Philosophy: Clair Morrissey (323) 259-2838

Physics: Alec Schramm (323) 259-2809

Politics: Regina Freer (323) 259-2924

Psychology: Andrew Shtulman (323) 259-2790

Public Health: Co-Chairs - Bhavna Shamasunder (323) 341-4695 and Jessica Dirkes (323) 341-4005

Religious Studies: Kristi Upson-Saia (323) 259-2855

SociologyJan Lin (323) 259-2994

Spanish and French Studies: Hanan Elsayed (323) 259-2731

Theater: Susan Gratch (323) 259-2576

Urban and Environmental Policy: Bhavna Shamasunder (323) 341-4695

Writing CenterJulie Prebel (323) 259-1307

Writing & Rhetoric: Thomas Burkdall (323) 259-2667