UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2024-2025

Current Faculty

Gelardi, Laurie

(2015) Associate Professor of Nursing. B.S. 1999, M.S. 1999, California State University, Los Angeles; Ph.D. 2014, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs.

Howerton Child, Rebekah J.

(2013) Department Chair of Nursing; Associate Professor of Nursing. B.S.N 2002, University of Southern California; M.S.N. 2005, Mount St. Mary’s College; Ph.D. 2013, University of California, Los Angeles.

Naccashian, Zarmine

(2012) Associate Professor of Nursing. B.S.N. 1983, American University of Beirut; M.N. 1993, University of California, Los Angeles; Ph.D. 2009, Azusa Pacific University.

Tekkas-Kerman, Kader

(2022) Assistant Professor of Nursing. B.S. 2006, Koc University; M.S. 2010, Istanbul University; Ph.D. 2015, University of Washington.




Emeriti

Faherty, Bonnie

(1997) Professor Emeritus of Health Sciences. M.N. 1975, M.P.H. 1976, University of California, Los Angeles; M.A. 1964, University of Redlands; Ed.D. 1973, University of California, Los Angeles.

Hattar-Pollara, Marianne

(2010) Professor Emeritus of Nursing. B.S.N. 1977, University of Jordan; M.S.N. 1980, University of California, Los Angeles; D.N.Sc. 1986, University of California, San Francisco.

Highfield, Martha E.

(1996) Professor Emeritus of Nursing. B.S.N. 1976, University of Tennessee; M.N. Sc. 1981, University of Arkansas; Ph.D. 1989, Texas Woman’s University.