UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2024-2025

Faculty and Administration | Emeriti

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Sabella, Ralph R.

(1963) Professor Emeritus of Mathematics. B.S. 1956, College of the City of New York; M.S. 1962, New York University; Ph.D. 1969, University of California, Los Angeles.

Saft, Lester F.

(1971) Professor Emeritus of Economics. B.A. 1966, State University of New York; M.A. 1967, Ph. D. 1976, University of California, Los Angeles.

Saiz, Martin R.

(2000) Professor Emeritus of Political Science. B.A. 1978, Arizona State University; M.P.C.D. 1981, University of Colorado, Denver; Ph.D. 1991, University of Colorado, Boulder.

Sakatani, Kenneth

(2003) Professor Emeritus of Art and Design. B.F.A. 1968, University of Southern California; M.A. 1974, San Francisco State University; Ph.D. 1980, Stanford University.

Salomon, David

(1981) Professor Emeritus of Computer Science. B.Sc. 1964, M.Sc. 1966, Ph.D. 1973, Hebrew University.

Sampson, Edward E.

(1986) Professor Emeritus of Psychology. B.A. 1956, University of California, Los Angeles; Ph.D. 1960, University of Michigan.

Sanchez, Marta

(1982) Professor Emeritus of Chicana and Chicano Studies. B.A. 1972, M.A. 1977, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Sanders, Mark S.

(1971) Professor Emeritus of Psychology. B.A. 1966, California State University, Northridge; M.S. 1968, Ph.D. 1971, Purdue University.

Sandhu, Harbhajan S.

(1964) Professor Emeritus of Physics and Astronomy. B.S. 1954, M.S. 1955, Panjab University; Ph.D. 1961, Pennsylvania State University.

Sangeladji, Mohammad A.

(1979) Professor Emeritus of Accounting. B.S. 1964, University of Tehran; M.B.A. 1970, Sacramento State College; Ph.D. 1975, University of Oklahoma; C.P.A., State of Texas; C.M.A.

Sato, Kyoko S.

(1986) Professor Emeritus of Secondary Education. B.A. 1961, University of California, Los Angeles; M.A. 1970, California State University, Northridge; Ph.D. 1976, Claremont Graduate School.

Say, Elizabeth A.

(1989) Dean Emeritus, College of Humanities; Professor of Gender and Women’s Studies. B.A. 1981, California State University, Northridge; Ph.D. 1988, University of Southern California.

Schaeffer, James C.

(1981) Professor Emeritus of Chemistry and Biochemistry. B.A. 1965, College of Wooster; Ph.D. 1971, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Schaffer, Mary C.

(2001) Professor Emeritus of Cinema and Television Arts. B.A. 1997, University of Minnesota; M.A. 2004, California State University, Northridge.

Scheuer, Ernest M.

(1970) Professor Emeritus of Management Science and Professor Emeritus of Mathematics. B.A. 1951, Reed College; M.S. 1954, University of Washington; Ph.D. 1960, University of California, Los Angeles.

Scheuer, Mary Jean

(1967) Professor Emeritus of Finance, Financial Planning, and Insurance. B.S. 1962, M.S. 1965, Kansas State University; D.B.A. 1969, University of Colorado.

Schilling, Mark F.

(1985) Professor Emeritus of Mathematics. B.A. 1972, M.A. 1974, University of California, San Diego; Ph.D. 1979, University of California, Berkeley.

Schillinger, John E.

(1982) Professor Emeritus of Environmental and Occupational Health. B.S. 1971, M.S. 1973, Montana State University; Ph.D. 1982, University of Michigan.

Schrodi, Yann

(2007) Professor Emeritus of Chemistry and Biochemistry. Maitriseb 1994, University Louis Pasteur; Ph.D. 2001, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Schutte, Jerald G.

(1972) Professor Emeritus of Sociology. B.A. 1969, M.A. 1971, Ph.D. 1974, University of California, Los Angeles.

Schwartz, David

(1969) Professor Emeritus of Electrical and Computer Engineering. B.S. 1965, M.S. 1966, University of California, Berkeley; Ph.D. 1969, University of Cambridge.

Schwartz, Diane L.

(1979) Professor Emeritus of Computer Science. B.A. 1966, University of California, Berkeley; M.A. 1971, Ph.D. 1975, University of California, Los Angeles.

Scott, Johnie H.

(1984) Professor Emeritus of Africana Studies. B.A. 1970, M.A. 1972, Stanford University; M.F.A. 1999, Antioch University.

Scott, O. Tacheeni

(1989) Professor Emeritus of Biology. B.A. 1966, Westmont College; M.S. 1974, Ph.D. 1981, University of Oregon.

Sears, Sue

(1990) Professor Emeritus of Special Education. B.A. 1971, Purdue University; M.S. 1976, University of Southern California; Ph.D. 1989, University of California, Los Angeles.

Seiver, Owen H.

(1982) Professor Emeritus of Environmental and Occupational Health. B.S. 1972, M.S. 1974, California State University, Northridge; D.P.A. 1991, University of LaVerne.

Seki, Ryoichi

(1969) Professor Emeritus of Physics and Astronomy. B.S. 1962, Waseda University, Japan; M.S. 1964, Ph.D. 1968, Northeastern University.

Seldis, Anna

(1968) Professor Emeritus of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures. 1950, Dottore in Lingue e Letterature Stranier, Inst. Univ. Ca Foscari, Italy; M.A. 1958, Ph.D. 1967, University of California, Los Angeles.

Sergi, Mark

(2000) Professor Emeritus of Psychology. B.S. 1989, University of California, Davis; M.A. 1991, California State University, Fresno; Ph.D. 1998, State University of New York.

Sethuraman, B. Al

(1991) Professor Emeritus of Mathematics. B.Tech. 1980, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras; M.S. 1983, Ph.D. 1991, University of California, San Diego.

Shaeffer, John N.

(1968) Professor Emeritus of History. B.A. 1953, Washington State University; A.M. 1957, Harvard University; Ph.D. 1968, University of Wisconsin, Madison.

Shafranski, Paulette E.

(1963) Professor Emeritus of Kinesiology. B.A. 1958, M.A. 1963, Ph.D. 1975, University of Southern California.

Shamrock, Mary E.

(1978) Professor Emeritus of Music. B.A. 1958, St. Olaf College; M.A. 1966, West Virginia University; Ph.D. 1988, University of California, Los Angeles.

Shannon, Thomas J.

(1973) Professor Emeritus of Business Law. A.B. 1963, University of Michigan-Flint College; J.D. 1967, University of Michigan.

Shapiro, Bruce L.

(1990) Clinical Psychologist emeritus, Counseling Services. B.A. 1971, Lehman College; M.A. 1984, Pepperdine University; Ph.D. 1989, United States International University; Licensed Psychologist, California.

Shapiro, Ezra

(1993) Lecturer Emeritus in Journalism. B.A. 1991, Regents College, State University of New York.

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.

Shaw, Jerry I.

(1969) Professor Emeritus of Psychology. B.A. 1965, M.A. 1966, Ph.D. 1969, University of California, Los Angeles.

Sheeler, Phillip

(1965) Professor Emeritus of Biology. B.A. 1960, M.A. 1962, Ph.D. 1965, University of California, Los Angeles.

Shepherd-Look, Dee

(1970) Professor Emeritus of Psychology. B.A. 1965, Immaculate Heart College; Ph.D. 1972, University of California, Los Angeles.

Shideh, Maureen T.

(1986) Minor Capital Programs Manager Emeritus, Facilities Planning, Design and Construction. B.S. 1981, University of Arizona.

Shofner, Robert D.

(1970) Professor Emeritus of Religious Studies. B.A. 1961, University of Puget Sound; B.D. 1964, Yale University Divinity School; Ph.D. 1972, Hartford Seminary Foundation, Connecticut.

Sicha, Jeffrey F.

(1973) Professor Emeritus of Philosophy. B.A. 1962, Oberlin College; Ph.D. 1966, Oxford University.

Siemens, Stephen D.

(1999) Lecturer Emeritus in Anthropology. B.A. 1978, Reed College; M.A. 1979, Ph.D. 1990, University of California, Los Angeles.

Silva, Ricardo

(1962) Professor Emeritus of Chemistry and Biochemistry. B.S. 1953, University of Sydney; Ph.D. 1961, University of California, Los Angeles.

Simila, Gerry W.

(1978) Professor Emeritus of Geological Sciences B.A. 1971, Rice University; M.A. 1972, Ph.D. 1980, University of California, Berkeley.

Simon, Merril A.

(1999) Professor Emeritus of Educational Psychology and Counseling. B.S. 1981, University of Southern California; M.A. 1986, California State University, Dominguez Hills; M.S. 1988, Ph.D. 1990, University of Southern California.

Sims, Antonia L.

(1982) Professor Emeritus of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies. B.A. 1960, M.A. 1974, California State University, Long Beach; Ed.D. 1981, Brigham Young University.

Sinclair, J. Stephen

(1980) Professor Emeritus of Communication Disorders and Sciences. B.A. 1969, M.S. 1974, University of Redlands; Ph.D. 1980, Vanderbilt University.

Skolnick, Paul

(1968) Professor Emeritus of Psychology. B.S. 1965, University of Wisconsin; M.S. 1967, Ph.D. 1969, Purdue University.

Smith, Christine C.

(1972) Professor Emeritus of Secondary Education. A.B. 1949, University of Michigan; M.S. 1965, Ed.D. 1973, University of Southern California.

Smith, Jill

(2007) Chief of Staff Emeritus, President’s Office. B.B.A. 2004, Northwood University, Michigan.

Smith, Richard W.

(1965) Professor Emeritus of Psychology. B.A. 1955, Regis College; M.A. 1962, Ph.D. 1965, University of Colorado; Certified Sex Educator, AASECT.

Smith, Robert

(1966) Professor Emeritus of Art and Design. B.A. 1963, M.F.A. 1966, University of California, Los Angeles.

Sneden, Lawrence

(1968) Professor Emeritus of Sociology. B.A. 1960, M.A. 1963, Ph.D. 1968, Michigan State University.

Snowiss, Sylvia

(1968) Professor Emeritus of Political Science. B.A. 1960, City College of New York; M.A. 1962, Ph.D. 1968, University of Chicago.

Soffer, Reba

(1961) Professor Emeritus of History. B.A. 1955, Brooklyn College; M.A. 1957, Wellesley College; Ph.D. 1962, Radcliffe College.

Soga, Tiyo III

(1969) Professor Emeritus of Africana Studies. B.A. 1955, Rhodes University, South Africa; M.A. 1967, University of California, Los Angeles.

Solomon, James F.

(1991) Professor Emeritus of English. B.A. 1976, Brandeis University; M.A. 1978, Ph.D. 1981, Harvard University.

Sorrells, Kathryn

(1999) Professor Emeritus of Communication Studies. B.A. 1978, Carleton College; M.A. 1992, Antioch University; Ph.D. 1999, University of New Mexico.

Soule, Malcolm

(1965) Professor Emeritus of Mathematics. B.S. 1955, M.S. 1957, Oklahoma State University; M.S. 1959, University of Chicago; Ph.D. 1978, University of California, Los Angeles.

Spagna, Michael E.

(1991) Dean Emeritus, Michael D. Eisner College of Education. B.S. 1984, Northwestern University; M.A. 1985, University of California, Los Angeles; Ph.D. 1991, University of California, Berkeley/San Francisco State University.

Sparling, Mary Lee

(1966) Professor Emeritus of Biology. B.S. 1955, University of Miami; M.A. 1958, Duke University; Ph.D. 1962, University of California, Los Angeles.

Spector, Cheryl A.

(1986) Professor Emeritus of English. B.A. 1976, Rice University; M.A. 1979, Ph.D. 1986, Cornell University.

Spencer-Walters, Tom

(1984) Professor Emeritus of Africana Studies. B.A. 1973, University of Sierra Leone; M.A. 1979, Ph.D. 1984, University of Washington.

Spielmann, Edda

(1969) Professor Emeritus of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures. B.A. 1964, University of California, Santa Barbara; M.A. 1966, Ph.D. 1971, University of California, Los Angeles.

Spotts, Charles R.

(1968) Professor Emeritus of Biology. B.A. 1955, M.S. 1957, Ph.D. 1962, University of California, Berkeley.

Spunt, Leonard

(1965) Professor Emeritus of Engineering. B.S. 1964, University of California, Los Angeles; M.S. 1966, University of Southern California.

Squires, Richard L.

(1974) Professor Emeritus of Geological Sciences. B.S. 1966, M.S. 1968, University of New Mexico; Ph.D. 1973, California Institute of Technology.

Stepanek, Steven G.

(1981) Professor Emeritus of Computer Science. B.A. 1974, M.S. 1980, California State University, Northridge.

Stern, Cindy D.

(1989) Professor Emeritus of Philosophy. B.A. 1974, College of William and Mary; M.L.S. 1975, M.A. 1979, Ph.D. 1980, Syracuse University.

Sternberg, Robert A.

(1977) Professor Emeritus of Business Law. B.S. 1971, California State University, Northridge; J.D. 1974, Southwestern University.

Stiebel, Arlene M.

(1983) Professor Emeritus of English. B.A. 1963, Douglass College, Rutgers University; M.A. 1972, University of Hawaii; Ph.D. 1981, Columbia University.

Stones, Linda M.

(1972) Professor Emeritus of Music. B.A. 1961, California State University, San Jose; M.A. 1971, California State University, Northridge; D.M.A. 1985, University of Illinois.

Stout, Gary R.

(1985) Professor Emeritus of Accounting. B.S. 1971, M.S. 1974, California State University, Northridge; D.B.A. 1977, University of Southern California; C.P.A.

Strache, Fred

(1973) Associate Vice President Emeritus, Student Affairs. B.A. 1959, M.A. 1963, University of Kentucky; Ph.D. 1973, Michigan State University.

Strametz, Don G.

(1986) Head Coach Emeritus of Men’s and Women’s Track and Field, Intercollegiate Athletics. B.A. 1968, M.A. 1975, California State University, Los Angeles.

Stratford, William M.

(2003) Lecturer Emeritus in Cinema and Television Arts. B.S. 1980, San Diego State University.

Strayer, Richard L.

(1968) Professor Emeritus of Accounting. B.S. 1961, M.B.A. 1962, University of California, Los Angeles; D.B.A. 1970, University of Southern California; C.P.A.

Streid, Richard B.

(1966) Professor Emeritus of Kinesiology. B.S. 1965, M.S. 1966, University of Illinois.

Strong, Donald S.

(1964) Professor Emeritus of Art and Design. B.F.A. 1955, Ohio Wesleyan University; M.A. 1958, Syracuse University; Ph.D. 1967, University of California, Los Angeles.

Stutts, Frances Ann

(1965) Professor Emeritus of Kinesiology. B.A. 1961, Idaho State College; M.S. 1965, Utah State University; Ph.D. 1972, University of Southern California.

Summers, Michael L.

(1998) Professor Emeritus of Biology. B.S. 1976, Heidelberg College; Ph.D. 1995, University of California, Davis.

Sun, Yuh

(1980) Professor Emeritus of Electrical and Computer Engineering. B.S. 1955, National Taiwan University; M.S. 1961, National Chiao Tung University; Ph.D. 1967, University of California, Berkeley.

Sutton, Louise

(1971) Professor Emeritus of Family and Consumer Sciences. B.S. 1954, University of California, Los Angeles; M.S. 1971, California State University, Northridge.

Sweeting, Terry

(1997) Professor Emeritus of Kinesiology. B.S. P.E. 1979, B.Ed. 1980, University of Saskatchewan; M.A. 1990, Ph.D. 1992, University of South Carolina.

Swerkes, Barbara T.

(1971) Professor Emeritus of Kinesiology. B.A. 1964, Montclair State College; M.A. 1967, The Ohio State University; Ph.D. 1972, University of Southern California.