College of Health Sciences (CHS)


Faculty & Staff Directory
Jose Acosta, M. Ed Jose Acosta, M. Ed [Bio]
Coordinator of Student Life
(916) 686-8378 x1005
Reem Al'Olabi Reem Al'Olabi [Bio]
Assistant Professor of Biology & Biotechnology
(916) 686-8378 x9213
Sophie Amirrezvani Sophie Amirrezvani [Bio]
Academic Administrative Assistant
(916) 686-7607 x9266
Faik Bouhrik Faik Bouhrik [Bio]
Lecturer of Physics & Math
(916) 686-8378 x9244
Heather Brown Heather Brown [Bio]
Dean
(916) 686-7652
Katie Caswell Katie Caswell [Bio]
Laboratory Technician Manager
(916) 686-7420
Rikki Corniola Rikki Corniola [Bio]
Assistant Dean of Curriculum and Assessment
(916) 686-0468
Jill Dahlman Jill Dahlman [Bio]
Assistant Professor of English
(916) 686-8378 x9245
William Davis Sadie Davenport [Bio]
Library Assistant
(916) 686-7872
William Davis William Davis [Bio]
Humanities and Social Sciences Department Chair
(916) 686-7872
Sharon Dayal Sharon Dayal [Bio]
Coordinator of Academic Advising and Internships
(916) 686-7872
Christine Deere Christine Deere [Bio]
Assistant Professor of Biology
(916) 686-8378 x9236
Rosemary Effiong Rosemary Effiong [Bio]
Associate Professor of Chemistry
(916) 686-8378 x9246
Tristan Eifler Tristan Eifler [Bio]
Adjunct Instructor of Biochemistry
(916) 686-8378 x9226
Erin Freed Erin Freed [Bio]
Assistant Professor of Psychology & Sociology
(916) 686-8378 x7929
Machelle Gavron Machelle Gavron [Bio]
Lecturer of Chemistry & Math
(916) 686-8378 x9224
Frank Hoang Frank Hoang [Bio]
Chemistry Laboratory Technician
(916) 686-7445
Parisa Jazbi Parisa Jazbi [Bio]
Assistant Professor of Molecular Biology
(916) 686-8378 x9243
Angel Jimenez Angel Jimenez [Bio]
Admissions Recruiter
(916) 686-7656
Peter Katz Peter Katz [Bio]
Assistant Professor of Humanities
(916) 378-3562
Kit Keane Kit Keane [Bio]
Assistant Professor of Biology
(916) 686-8378 x9220
Armela Keqi Armela Keqi [Bio]
Assistant Professor of Physics & Mathematics
(916) 686-8378 x9221
Emily Mills Ko Emily Mills Ko [Bio]
Adjunct Instructor of Biotechnology
(916) 686-7929
Tereza Joy Kramer, MFA, PhD Tereza Joy Kramer [Bio]
Assistant Professor of Communication & Service-Learning
(916) 378-3565
Francisco Leite Francisco Leite [Bio]
Asscociate Dean of Academic Affairs
(916) 686-1160
Elizabeth Lozano, PhD Elizabeth Lozano [Bio]
Assistant Professor of Psychology & Sociology
(916) 378-3573
Katrina Bell McDonald Katrina Bell McDonald [Bio]
Adjunct Instructor of Humanities
(916) 686-8378 x9259
Damon Meyer Damon Meyer [Bio]
Associate Professor of Molecular Genetics
(916) 686-7675
Marguerite Phillips Marguerite Phillips [Bio]
Lecturer of Comm, Leadership & Student Success
(916) 378-3530
Gloria Poveda Gloria Poveda [Bio]
Lecturer of Service Learning
(916) 378-3551
Mehul Rangwala Mehul Rangwala [Bio]
Adjunct Instructor of Mathematics & Statistics 
(916) 686-8378 x9240
Ravi Ranjan Ravi Ranjan [Bio]
Assistant Professor of Anatomy & Physiology 
(916) 378-3563
Elizabeth Ryder Elizabeth Ryder [Bio]
Lecturer of English & Music
(916) 686-8378 x9211
Tracy Papagiannis Tracy Papagiannis [Bio]
Counselor
(916) 686-8028
John Su John Su [Bio]
Biology Laboratory Technician
(916) 686-7614
Haley Thomas Haley Thomas [Bio]
Coordinator of Health Professions Advising
(916) 686-8378 x9262
Layne Tinsley Layne Tinsley [Bio]
Administrative Assistant / Front Reception
(916) 686-8378 
William Valentine William Valentine [Bio]
Admissions Outreach & Communications Spec
(916) 686-8378 x9233
Nick Valley Nick Valley [Bio]
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
(916) 686-7681
Rose Leigh Vines Rose Leigh Vines [Bio]
Retired - Founding Dean, College of Health Sciences
Katherine Whitcome Katherine Whitcome [Bio]
Associate Professor of Biological Anthropology & Anatomy
(916) 686-8533
Frances Wise Frances Wise [Bio]
Director of Student Affairs – Faculty of Student Success
(916) 686-8378 x9260
Chris Wostenberg Chris Wostenberg [Bio]
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
(916) 686-7807