UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2024-2025

Current Faculty

Brie, Raymond J.

(2002) Professor of Elementary Education. B.A. 1970, M.A. 1971, Ph.D. 1983, Arizona State University.

Burstein, Joyce H.

(2002) Professor of Elementary Education. B.A. 1984, University of California, Los Angeles; M.S. 1995, California State University, Northridge; Ed.D. 2001, University of California, Los Angeles.

Chong, Sandra B.

(1996) Professor of Elementary Education. B.M. 1982, M.S.Ed. 1990, Ph.D. 1997, University of Southern California.

Grasso, Dominic

(2022) Assistant Professor of Elementary Education. B.A. 2009, M.A. 2012, Ph.D. 2016, Florida Atlantic University.

Hollett, Alexandria

(2020) Assistant Professor of Elementary Education. B.A. 2008, Indiana University; M.A.T. 2012, Dominican University; Ph.D. 2020, Indiana University.

Knotts, Gregory D.

(2006) Department Chair of Elementary Education; Professor of Elementary of Education. B.A. 1991, M.A. 1998, Loyola Marymount University; Ph.D. 2005, University of Southern California.

Kwon, Minsung

(2017) Associate Professor of Elementary Education. B.A. 2000, Daegu National University of Education; M.A. 2005, Korea National University of Education; M.A. 2010, Ph.D. 2015, University of Michigan.

Reveles, John M.

(2004) Professor of Elementary Education. B.A 1995, Colorado State University; M.A. 1997, Pepperdine University; Ph.D. 2004, University on California, Santa Barbara.

Ziolkowska, Renee M.

(2004) Professor of Elementary Education. B.S. 1990, Saint Joseph’s University; M.A. 1992, Villanova University; Ed.D. 2002, University of Pennsylvania.




Emeriti

Belgrad, Susan

(2002) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. B.A. 1970, Northern Illinois University; M.A.T. 1973, Northeastern Illinois University; Ed.D. 1987, George Peabody of Vanderbilt University.

Carlson, John W.

(1969) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. B.A. 1956, M.Ed. 1960, Western Washington State College; Ed.D. 1969, Arizona State University.

Cota, Irene

(1994) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. B.A. 1972, California State University, Northridge; M.A. 1974, Ph.D. 1982, Stanford University.

Desrochers, Cynthia G.

(1983) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. B.A. 1971, M.Ed. 1972, Ed.D. University of California, Los Angeles.

Dorsey, Donna

(1987) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. B.S. Calvary College; M.Ed. 1971, Ph.D. 1985 University of Missouri.

Eaton, Arlinda J.

(1979) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. B.S. 1972, University of Wisconsin; M.Ed. 1976, Ph.D. 1979, University of Texas.

Fendrick, Marilyn D.

(1968) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. B.S. 1945, University of Minnesota; M.A. 1963, California State University, Los Angeles; Ed.D. 1969, University of Southern California.

Gordon, Lynn M.

(2002) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. B.A. 1980, M.A. 1981, Occidental College; Ph.D. 1995, University of California, Los Angeles.

Joshua Williams, Marilyn B.

(2000) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. B.A. 1973, University of California, Los Angeles; M.A. 1995, Ph.D. 1996, Claremont Graduate University.

Kligman, Philip S.

(1991) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. B.A. 1961, Temple University; B.A. 1970, California State University, Northridge; M.A. 1975, Pepperdine University; Ph.D. 1983, Claremont Graduate School.

Kretschmer, David

(1997) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. B.S. 1980, Oregon State University; M.Ed. 1987, Ph.D. 1995, University of California, Los Angeles.

Labinowicz, Edward

(1970) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. B.Sc. 1956, B.Pedagogy 1957, B.Ed. 1960, M.Ed. 1964, University of Manitoba; M.S. 1966, University of Hawaii; Ph.D. 1970, Florida State University.

Lakin, Brenda D.

(1973) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. B.A. 1962, University of California, Los Angeles; M.A. 1967, California State University, Los Angeles; Ed.D. 1972, University of California, Los Angeles.

Marion, Marion Taylor

(1960) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. B.S. 1941, Mankato State Teachers College; M.A. 1947, Ed.D. 1954, Columbia University Teachers College.

Metzner, Seymour

(1969) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. B.S. Ed. 1949, Fordham University; M.Ed. 1950, Tufts University; Ed.D. 1964, University of Miami.

Nelson, Walter A.

(1969) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. B.A. Biblical Ed. 1950, Columbia Bible College; B.A. 1956, M.A. 1963, Seattle Pacific College; Ed.D. 1967, University of Oregon.

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.

Sharp, Richard M.

(1968) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. A.B. 1957, University of Pennsylvania; M.Ed. 1960, Ed.D. 1967, Boston University.

Sharp, Vicki

(1970) Professor Emeritus of Elementary Education. A.B. 1963, Washington University, St. Louis; M.Ed. 1967, Ph.D. 1969, St. Louis University of Missouri.