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This is an archive of the 2016-2017 University Catalog.
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Fager, Cathleen

(2005) Manager of Academic Resources, David Nazarian College of Business and Economics. A.B. 1980, Stanford University; M.B.A. 1983, University of California, Los Angeles.

Fahmie, Tara

(2012) Assistant Professor of Psychology. B.S. 2006, University of Florida; M.A. 2007, University of Kansas; Ph.D. 2012, University of Florida.

Faiman, Patricia

(1988) Articulation Officer, Admissions and Records. B.A. 1977, Rutgers University.

Fairchild, William B.

(1994) Capital Program Manager, Facilities Planning, Design and Construction. B.S. 1982, Georgia Institute of Technology; M.S. 1985, University of Texas Austin.

Fajardo-Lira, Claudia

(2001) Professor of Family and Consumer Sciences. B.S. 1992, Universidad Iberoamericana; M.S. 1996, Ph.D. 1999, Purdue University.

Farquhar, Mark R.

(2007) Associate Professor of Art. B.A. 1989, Michigan State University; M.F.A. 1995, University of Southern California.

Farzan, Fariba

(1990) Director, Student Services Center/EOP Satellite, David Nazarian College of Business and Economics. B.S. 1990, California State University, Northridge; M.S. 1994, University of La Verne.

Fenn, Elise

(2015) Assistant Professor of Psychology. B.A. 2010, California State University, Fullerton; M.A. 2012, Ph.D. 2015, Claremont Graduate University.

Fernandez, Alfredo B.

(1998) Captain, Police Operations, Department of Police Services.

Fernandez, Silvia

(2001) Professor of Mathematics. B.S. 1995, National University of Mexico; Ph.D. 2001, Rutgers University.

Ferreira, Paula Regina

(2016) Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy. B.A. 2006, Faculdade Integrada do Recife; M.Sc. 2009, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte; D.Sc. 2013, Loma Linda University.

Feucht-Haviar, Joyce A.

(1996) Dean, The Tseng College. B.A. 1974, Ohio University; M.A. 1978, University of Chicago.

Field, Fredric W.

(2000) Professor of Linguistics. B.A. 1982, University of California, Irvine; M.A. 1984, California State University, Fullerton; M.A. 1994, Ph.D. 1998, University of Southern California.

Fields, Samantha M.

(2000) Professor of Art. B.F.A. 1995, Cleveland Institute of Art; M.F.A. 1998, Cranbook Academy of Art.

Filbeck, Marilynn L.

(1988) Professor of Family and Consumer Sciences. B.A. 1964, California State University, Los Angeles; M.A. 1967, Loma Linda University; Ph.D. 1972, Southern Illinois University.

Fischhaber, Paula

(2005) Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry. B.A. 1992, University of Colorado at Boulder; Ph.D. 1998, University of Washington.

Fitzgerald, Steven M.

(1994) Professor of Computer Science. B.S. 1986, Lowell University; M.S. 1990, Ph.D. 1995, University of Massachusetts.

Fitzpatrick-Behrens, Susan R.

(2002) Professor of History. B.A. 1992, California State University, Long Beach; Ph.D. 2001, University of California, San Diego.

Flanagan, Sean P.

(2004) Professor of Kinesiology. B.S. 1990, Pennsylvania State University; M.S. 2000, University of Dayton; Ph.D. 2004, University of Southern California.

Fleischer, Flavia S.

(2011) Associate Professor of Deaf Studies. B.A. 1994, Gallaudet University; M.A. 1996, California State University, Northridge; M.A. 2006, Ph.D. 2011, Gallaudet University.

Flores-Marcial, Xochitl

(2015) Assistant Professor of Chicana/o Studies. B.S. 2002, M.A. 2005, Ph.D. 2015, University of California, Los Angeles.

Flores, Gilberto E.

(2013) Assistant Professor of Biology. B.S. 2001, Humboldt State University; M.S. 2006, University of Idaho; Ph.D. 2011, Portland State University.

Flowers, Jason E.

(2010) Head Coach, Women’s Basketball. B.A. 2001, University of California, Los Angeles.

Flugum, Deborah

(2011) Manager, Purchasing and Contract Administration. B.A. 1982, Mount St. Mary’s College, Los Angeles.

Foldvary, Sherry L.

(2008) Lecturer in Communication Disorders and Sciences. B.S. 1982, Loma Linda University; M.A. 1985, California State University, Northridge; M.B.A. 2006, La Sierra University.

Foley, Brian J.

(2004) Professor of Secondary Education. B.A. 1991, Ph.D. 1999, University of California, Berkeley.

Ford, Thomas J.

(1997) Senior Associate Athletic Director, Development. B.B.A 1977, University of Pacific.

Foster, Victoria

(2015) Assistant Professor of Art. B.F.A. 2005, M.F.A. 2009, Ryerson University.

Fox, Timothy W.

(1977) Professor of Engineering. B.S.E. 1969, B.S.E. 1971, M.S.E. 1971, University of Michigan.

Franco, Abel

(2006) Associate Professor of Philosophy. Ph.D. 1999, University of Salamanca; Ph.D. 2006, University of Pittsburgh.

Friedman-Narr, Rachel A.

(2003) Professor of Special Education. B.A. 1986, University of California, Santa Barbara; M.S. 1987, Teachers College, Columbia; Ph.D. 1999, University of Arizona.

Friendly, Rachel

(2015) Student Services Professional, University Counseling Services. B.A. 2002, Tufts University; M.A. 2008, Ph.D. 2011, Clark University.

Fuller, Terry

(1998) Associate Professor of Mathematics. B.A. 1985, University of Rochester; M.S. 1987, University of Chicago; Ph.D. 1996, University Of Texas.

Furtado, Ovande

(2013) Assistant Professor of Kinesiology. B.S. 1997, Federal University of Parana; M.S. 2004, University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D. 2009, University of Pittsburgh.