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Palmberg, Beverly

(1979) Director emerita of Administrative Application Services, Information Technology.

Park, Robert T.

(1971) Professor emeritus of Physics and Astronomy. B.A. 1965, M.A. 1967, Ph.D. 1970, University of California, Riverside.

Parker, Mary C.

(1977) Associate Professor emerita of Health Sciences. R.N. 1952, St. Xavier College, Chicago; B.S. 1974, M.S. 1977, California State University, Northridge.

Peck, Sabrina

(1990) Professor Emerita of Linguistics. B.A. 1971, Harvard College; M.A. 1977, Ph.D. 1985, University of California, Los Angeles.

Pedone, Vicki A.

(1990) Professor emerita of Geological Sciences. B.A. 1975, Smith College; M.A. 1978, University of Texas, Austin; Ph.D. 1990, State University of New York, Stony Brook.

Pellarolo, Sirena

(1999) Professor Emerita of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures. M.A. 1991, Ph.D. 1994, University of California, Los Angeles.

Perez-Sandoval, Rafael

(1969) Professor emeritus of Chicano/a Studies. B.A. 1957, M.A. 1966, Ph.D. 1968, University of Southern California.

Perkins, Ann

(1970) Librarian emerita, Research, Instruction and Outreach Services. B.A. 1964, M.A. 1965, Duke University; M.L.S. 1970, University of California, Los Angeles.

Perkins, David L.

(1969) Librarian emeritus, Collection Access and Management Services. B.A. 1961, University of California, Los Angeles; M.L.S. 1969, University of Southern California; M.A. 1973, California State University, Northridge.

Pettit, Ray H.

(1978) Professor Emeritus of Electrical and Computer Engineering. B.E.E. 1954, M.S.E.E. 1960, Georgia Institute of Technology; Ph.D. 1964, University of Florida.

Phelan, Catherine M.

(1967) Professor emerita of English. B.M. 1951, M.A. 1962, Immaculate Heart College, Los Angeles; Ph.D. 1967, University of California, Los Angeles.

Piernik, Thomas E.

(1985) Director emeritus, Student Development and International Programs. B.A. 1978, Pennsylvania State University; M.A. 1984, University of Southern California.

Pirojnikoff, Leo

(1961) Professor emeritus of Psychology. B.A. 1951, University of California, Berkeley; M.S. 1955, University of Washington; Ph.D. 1958, University of Texas.

Plasberg, Elaine

(1961) Professor emerita of English. A.B. 1952, California State University, San Francisco; M.A. 1957, Ph.D. 1961, Boston University.

Plutsky, Susan K.

(1983) Professor emerita of Marketing. B.A. 1977, New Hampshire College; M.Ed. 1980, Bowling Green State University; Ph.D. 1983, Arizona State University.

Pohlo, Ross H.

(1963) Professor emeritus of Biology. B.S. 1954, University of Illinois; M.S. 1958, University of Arkansas; Ph.D. 1961, University of Chicago.

Polland, Barbara K.

(1977) Professor emerita of Child and Adolescent Development. B.Ed. 1961, National College of Education; M.A. 1970, California State University, Northridge; Ph.D. 1983, Claremont Graduate School; Marriage, Family and Counseling Therapy.

Pollock, Edward G.

(1961) Professor emeritus of Biology. B.A. 1953, Wilkes College; M.A. 1957, University of Virginia; Ph.D. 1961, University of California, Berkeley.

Portnoy, Kenneth S.

(1980) Professor emeritus of Cinema and Television Arts. B.A. 1967, Tulane University; M.A. 1969, Ph.D. 1976, New York University.

Potter, Thomas C.

(1968) Professor emeritus of Elementary Education. B.A. 1959, University of California, Santa Barbara; M.A. 1966, Ed.D. 1968, University of California, Los Angeles.

Prather, Jane E.

(1969) Professor emerita of Sociology. B.A. 1962, M.A. 1964, University of Kansas; Ph.D. 1971, University of California, Berkeley.

Present, Phillip E.

(1968) Professor emeritus of Political Science. B.A. Principia College; M.A. 1962, University of California, Los Angeles; Ph.D. 1966, University of Southern California.

Protas, David S.

(1970) Professor Emeritus of Mathematics. B.S. 1964, Brown University; Ph.D. 1970, University of Wisconsin.