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Faculty and Administration | Emeriti


Nakagawa, Gordon

(1983) Professor Emeritus, Communication Studies. BSC. 1973, M.A. 1976, The Ohio University; Ph.D. 1987, Southern Illinois University.

Natale, Giovan G.

(1968) Professor Emeritus of Physics and Astronomy. B.S. 1960, M.S. 1962, Ph.D. 1967, University of California, Los Angeles.

Nathanson, Weston I.

(1966) Professor Emeritus of Mathematics. B.A. 1961, M.A. 1963, Ph.D. 1970, University of California, Los Angeles.

Nava, Julian

(1957) Professor Emeritus of History. A.B. 1951, Pomona College; A.M. 1952, Ph.D. 1955, Harvard University.

Needles, R. Mark

(1975) Associate Professor Emeritus of Business Communication. B.B.A. 1964, Iowa University; M.Ed. 1971, Tulane University; Ph.D. 1975, University of North Dakota.

Nelson, Esther W.

(1986) Associate Professor Emerita of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures. B.A. 1966, M.A. 1968, University of New Mexico; Ph.D. 1974, University of Texas.

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.

Newlon, Lorraine L.

(1967) Director Emerita, Admissions and Records. B.S. 1970, California State University, Northridge; M.B.A. 1978, California Lutheran College.

Nguyen, Dat-Dao

(2000) Professor Emeritus of Accounting and Information Systems. B.A. 1973, University of Saigon; B.Comm. 1992, MSC. 1995, Ph.D. 2000, Concordia University.

Nichelson, F. Patrick

(1972) Professor Emeritus of Religious Studies. B.A. 1963, Saint John’s College; M.A. 1969, Immaculate Heart College; Ph.D. 1974, University of Southern California.

Nicols, Gregory

(1986) Director Emeritus of Infrastructure Operations and Telecommunications, Information Technology. B.A. 2003, California State University, Northridge.

Nieto, Eva Margarita

(1985) Professor Emerita of Chicana/o Studies. B.A. 1958, M.A. 1963, Ph.D. 1975, University of California, Los Angeles.

Nisenholz, Bernard

(1977) Professor Emeritus of Educational Psychology and Counseling. B.A. 1960, William Paterson College of New Jersey; M.A. 1968, Kean College of New Jersey; Ed.D. 1972, University of Massachusetts.

Noguchi, Rei R.

(1983) Professor Emeritus of English. B.A. 1966, Tufts University; M.A. 1968, Ph.D. 1978, Indiana University.

Noreen, Robert G.

(1968) Professor Emeritus of English. B.A. 1960, M.A. 1963, Ph.D. 1969, University of Chicago.

Noronha, Maria H.

(1990) Professor Emerita of Mathematics. B.A. 1975, M.A. 1977, Ph.D. 1983, University of Campinas Brazil.