Oct 20, 2021  
Academic Catalog 2021-2022 
    
Academic Catalog 2021-2022

University Faculty


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Gail L. Aamodt, MS (2006)
Director of Clinical Education
Associate Professor of Dental Hygiene Studies
Certificate, University of Oregon Health Sciences, 1977
BS, Portland State University, 2000
MS, Portland State University, 2002

Douglas K. Anderson, MFA (2011)
Professor of Art
BFA, University of Arizona, Tucson, 1981
MFA, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 1991

Mark Andre, AS, CM (2006)
Associate Professor of Optometry
AS, Pima College, 1977
C.M., Marquette University, 1984

Jenelle Andrews, DPT (2016)
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology
BS, Pacific University, 2004
DPT, Pacific University, 2007

Jennifer R. Antick, PhD (2000)
Professor Graduate Psychology
Director, PsyD Health Psychology Emphasis
BA, Chapman University, 1987
MA, Chapman University, 1990
PhD, University of Southern Mississippi, 1995

Rachel Arkoosh, MLS. (2014)
Assistant Professor Library
BA, University of Portland, 2004
MLS Emporia State University, 2012

Danielle Backus, PharmD (2015)
Associate Professor
PharmD, Drake University, 2013

Mark Bailey, PhD (1995)
Distinguished University Professor of Education
AB, Grinnell College, 1979
MS, University of Wisconsin, 1992
PhD, University of Wisconsin, 1994

Ann Barr-Gillespie, PhD, DPT (2010)
Vice Provost and Executive Dean, College of Health Professions
Professor of Physical Therapy
BA, Reed College, 1982
MS, Duke University, 1987
PhD, New York University, 1997
DPT, MGH Institute of Health Professions, 2006

Dana K. Bates, PhD, ATC (2017)
Assistant Professor of Athletic Training
BA, Whitworth University, 1999
MS, Oregon State University, 2001
PhD, University of Nebraska, 2012

Paige Baugher, PhD (2008)
Professor of Biology
BA, Vanderbilt University, 1998
PhD University of Texas at Austin, 2005

John Begert, PharmD, RPh (2013)
Associate Professor
BS, General Science, Oregon State University, 2009
PharmD Oregon State University, 2013

Kathryn P. Bell, EdD (2010)
Director and Associate Proessor, Doctor of Science
BS, University of North Carolina, 2006
MS, University of North Carolina, 2010
EdD, Northeastern University, 2021

Lisa Marie D. Bell, AuD (2016)
Assistant Professor of Audiology
BA, University of Minnesota, 2004
AuD, University of Washington, 2008

Charles J. Bentz, MD, FACP (1997)
Medical Director, School of Physician Assistant Studies
Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
BA, Franciscan University of Steubenville
MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 1988
Internship, Residency Internal Medicine, OHSU 1991
Fellowship, General Internal Medicine, OHSU 1993

Ian Besse, PhD (2012)
Associate Professor of Mathematics
BA, Grinnell College, Iowa, 2000
MS, The University of Iowa, 2006
PhD, The University of Iowa, 2010

Jennifer Bhalla, PhD (2013)
Associate Professor of Kinesiology
BS, Rutgers University, 1997
MS, Smith College, MA, 2001
PhD, University of Virginia, 2009

Michael E. Boardman, PhD (1995)
Professor of Mathematics
BA, Western Washington University, 1985
MS Western Washington University, 1987
PhD, University of Oregon, 1992

Leonardo Bobadilla, PhD (2015)
Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology
Director, PsyD Forensic Emphasis
BA, University of Texas, Dallas, 1999
PhD, Florida State University, 2008

Jamy Borbidge, OD (2018)
Assistant Professor of Optometry
BS, The University of Richmond, 2008
OD, New England College of Optometry, 2012
Residency, Hospital Based Primary Care Optometry, Portland VAMC 2013

Shelly Boelter, AuD (2020)
Assistant Professor of Audiology
BS, Portland State University
MS, Portland State University
AuD, Salus University, 2008

Dana Bojorquez, PharmD (2018)
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy
PharmD, University of Pittsburgh, 2010

Bonnie Bolkan, PhD (2017)
Assistant Professor of Biology
BS, Willamette University, 2001
PhD, Cornell University, 2007

Erin Bompiani, PT, DPT (2018)
Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
BS, Ohio State University, 2005
DPT, Ohio State University, 2008

Joaquin Borrego, Jr., PhD (2018)
Dean and Professor Graduate Psychology
BA, Texas Tech University, 1992
MA, University of Nevada, Reno, 1999
PhD, University of Nevada, Reno, 2001

Alexander A. Bove, PhD (2011)
Associate Professor of English
BA, Boston University, 1993
MA, Boston University, 1995
PhD, Boston University, 2007

Sarah Bowen, PhD (2014)
Associate Professor Graduate Psychology
BA, University of Washington, 2001
PhD, University of Washington, 2008

Emily Bower, PhD (2020)
Assistant Professor of Graduate Psychology
BA, Willamette University, 2002
MA, San Diego State University, 2011
PhD, San Diego State University, 2018

Jules Boykoff, PhD (2005)
Professor of Politics and Government
BA, University of Portland, 1993
MAT. Lewis & Clark College, 1998
PhD, American University, 2004

Patrick Boyle, MD (2016)
Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
BA, University of Oregon, 1978
MD, Oregon Health and Science University, 1982
Internal Medicine Residency, OHSU 1985
Fellowship in Metabolism and Endocrinology, Washington University, 1989

Bridget Bradley, PharmD, RPh, BCPP (2011)
Associate Professor of Pharmacy
BS, General Science Oregon State University, 2007
PharmD., Oregon State University, 2009

Dawn Bregel, PhD (2008)
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
BS, Gonzaga University, 1995
PhD University of Washington, 2000

William G. Breslin, PhD (2011)
Associate Professor of Mathematics
BS, The Ohio State University, 1995
PhD University of California, Davis, 2007

Michael Bridges PT, DPT (2014)
Associate Professor of Physical Therapy
BS, Oregon State University, 2002
DPT, Pacific University, 2008

David K. Brown, PhD (2012)
Professor of Audiology
BA, Western Washington University, 1981
MA, Western Washington University, 1984
PhD, University of Calgary (Canada), 1996

Timmy Brown, MS (2018)
Instructor of Mathematics
BS, Eastern Oregon University, 2013
MS, Portland State University, 2014

Daniel Broyles, MS (2008)
Assistant Professor and Director of Forensics
BA, Columbia College Chicago, 2001
MS, Illinois State University, 2006

Tyler Brumfield, MFA (2018)
Assistant Professor of Art
BS, Western Oregon University, 2015
MFA, University of Montana, 2018

Tad Buckingham, OD (2015)
Interim Director, Eye Clinic Forest Grove
Assistant Professor of Optometry
BS, Pacific University, 1991
OD, Pacific University, 1994

Amber Buhler, PhD (2006)
Professor of Pharmacy
BA, California State University, 1995
PhD, University of Colorado, 2001

Ryan Bulson, MS, OD (2010)
Associate Professor of Optometry
BS, State University of New York, 2005
MS, State University of New York, 2009
OD, State University of New York, 2009
Residency, in Hospital Based Primary Care Optometry,
Portland VAMC 2010

Michael Burch-Pesses, DMA (1995)
Distinguished University Professor
Professor of Music
BS, State University of New York, Albany, 1989
MM, The Catholic University of America, 1992
DMA, The Catholic University of America, 1995

Alyson L. Burns-Glover, PhD (1989)
Professor of Psychology
BA, California State University, Long Beach, 1983
MA, University of California, Davis, 1985
PhD, University of California, Davis, 1989

James J. Butler, MS, PhD (2004)
Professor of Physics/Optometry
BS, Eastern Oregon University, 1994
MS, Lehigh University, 1996
PhD, Lehigh University, 2000

Andrew Bzowyckyi, PharmD, BCPS, CDE (2018)
Associate Professor of Pharmacy
PharmD, University of Connecticut, 2009

Christian Calderon, MBA (2017)
BE, City College of New York, 1996
MBA, Fordham University, New York, 2005

Jennifer Camp, MFA (2006)
Associate Professor of Dance
BA, Arizona State University, 1996
MFA, University of California, Irvine, 2002

Patrick Caroline, COT (1996)
Associate Professor of Optometry
COT, University of Minnesota, 1978

Kevin Carr, PhD (2008)
Professor of Science Education
BS, University of Oregon, 1986
MS, University of Idaho, 1997
PhD, University of Idaho, 1998

Lisa Carstens, PhD (2012)
Vice Provost
Professor of English
AB, Occidental College, 1983
MA, University of California, Irvine, 1992
PhD, University of California, Irvine, 1997

Nicola S. Carter, PhD (2016)
Assistant Professor
BSc, Biochemistry/Biology Keele University, UK 1988
PhD, University of London, UK, 1995

Pauline Cawley, PharmD, PGDip, RPh, MRPharmS (2016)
Associate Professor
PharmD Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences, 2000
Post Graduate Diploma Pharmacy, University of Brighton, UK, 2014

Jeannine M. Chan, PhD (2006)
Associate Professor of Chemistry
BS, University of Utah, 1991
BFA, University of Utah, 1991
PhD, Utah State University, 2001

Lauren M. Chan, PhD (2015)
Associate Professor of Biology
BA, University of California, Berkeley, 1999
PhD, Cornell University, 2007

Fan Chen, PhD (2018)
Assistant Professor of Finance
BA, Xiamen University, 2006
MA, Xiamen University, 2009
MS, Singapore Management University, 2009
PhD, University of Oklahoma, 2014

Tzurei Chen, PT, PhD (2018)
Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
BS, National Yang Ming University, 2004
MS, University of Oregon, 2008
PhD, University of Oregon, 2012

Lisa Christiansen, PsyD (2004)
Professor of Graduate Psychology
BA, Willamette University, 1995
MS, Pacific University, 1998
PsyD, Pacific University, 2001

Nancy K. Christoph, PhD (1995)
Professor of Spanish
BA, Williams College, 1986
MA, University of California, 1990
PhD, Cornell University, 1995

Michael S. Christopher, PhD (2006)
Professor of Graduate Psychology
BA, Loyola College in Maryland, 1996
MA, Loyola College in Maryland, 2000
PhD, University of South Dakota, 2004

Kevin Chui PT, DPT, PhD (2016)
Director and Professor, School of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training
BS, Long Island University, 1999
MS, Long Island University, 1999
PhD, New York University, 2005
DPT, MGH Institute of Health Professions, 2011
Fellowship, Education Leadership Institute - American Physical Therapy Association, 2012
Fellowship, Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy - Regis University, 2013

Evgenia Chunikhina, PhD (2020)
Assistant Professor of Data Science
BS, Voronezh State University, Russia, 2006
MS, Oregon State University, 2014
M.Eng, Oregon State University, 2015
PhD, Oregon State University, 2018

Bryan E. Cichy-Parker (2016)
Assistant Professor, Special Education
BA, Concordia College, 1989
MA, Edgewood College, 2003
PhD, University of Minnesota, 2010

Roxana Ciochina, PhD (2011)
Associate Professor of Chemistry
BS, “Gheorghe Asachi” Technical University of Iaşi, Romania, 1997
MS, “Gheorghe Asachi” Technical University of Iaşi, Romania, 1998
PhD, University of Kentucky, 2006

Karl Citek, MS, OD, PhD (1994)
Professor of Optometry
BA, Columbia University, 1984
MS, State University of New York, 1990
OD, State University of New York, 1993
PhD, State University of New York, 1994

Jennifer Clark, PsyD (2015)
Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology
Director, PsyD Program in Clinical Psychology
BS, Wesleyan University, 1992
PsyD, Illinois School of Graduate Psychology, 1999

Anita Cleven, PharmD, RPh (2015)
Associate Professor
BS, Psychology Oregon State University, 2001
PharmD Oregon State University, 2007

Christine Closson, O.D. (2008)
Assistant Professor Optometry
BS, University of Missouri, St. Louis 1993
OD, Southern California College of Optometry, 1997
Residency in Primary Care Optometry, Northeastern State University, 1998

Emily Coats, MFA (2015)
Assistant Professor of Media Arts
BA, Pacific University, 2011
MFA, Vermont College, 2016

Rebecca Concepcion, PhD (2015)
Director, School of Natural Sciences
Associate Professor of Kinesiology and Associate Dean
BA, Portland State University, 1987
MS, Oregon State University, 2004
PhD, Oregon State University, 2007

Scott Cooper, OD, MEd (1992)
Professor of Optometry
BS, South Dakota State University, 1986
OD, Pacific University, 1990
Teaching Fellow, Pacific University, 1990-92
MEd, Pacific University, 1993

Amy E. Coplen, MS (2009)
Director, School of Dental Hygiene Studies
Associate Professor of Dental Hygiene Studies
BS, University of Michigan, 2002
MS, University of Michigan, 2009

David Cordes, PhD (2007)
Associate Professor of Chemistry
BA, Hunter College, City University of New York, 1990
PhD, University of California at Santa Cruz, 2005

Talina S.M. Corvus, PhD, DPT, PT (2020)
Assistant Professor of Education and Leadership PhD
BS, University of Washington, 2009
DPT, Pacific University, 2012
PhD, Pacific University, 2020

Brandy Cowen, MS (2018)
Assistant Professor of Dental Hygiene Studies
BS, Texas Woman’s University, 2014
MS, Texas Woman’s University, 2018

Jason Damron
Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology
BS, Anthropology, Portland State University, 2004
BS, Social Sciences, Portland State University, 2004
BS, Arts & Letters, Portland State University, 2004
MA, Portland State University, 2012

Michael S. Daniel, PhD (2000)
Professor of Graduate Psychology
Director, PsyD Neuropsychology Emphasis
BA, Harding University, 1980
MS, Memphis State University, 1983
PhD, Memphis State University, 1986

Saje Davis-Risen, PA-C, MS (2011)
Associate Director, School of Physician Assistant Studies
Associate Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
Associate Dean of Interprofessional Education - CHP
BS, Western Michigan University, 1992
MS, Pacific University, 2006
NCCPA Certified

Andrew M. C. Dawes, PhD (2008)
Professor of Physics/Optometry
BA, Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA, 2002
MA, Duke University, Durham, NC, 2005
PhD, Duke University, Durham, NC, 2008

Laura Dimmler, PhD, MPA, BA, (2008)
Professor (Part-time), School of Healthcare Administration & Leadership
BA, California State University- San Diego, 1975
MPA., Harvard University, 1988
PhD, University of Colorado-Denver, 2012

Scot A. Dobberfuhl, BS, MA, (2002)
Program Coordinator/English Language Institute
BS, University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, 1990
MA, University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, 1992

Andrea Doerfler, LCSW, MSSW (2021)
Visiting Associate Professor of Social Work
BA, Linfield College, 1986
MSSW, Columbia University, 1988

Kathryn Dolphin, PhD (2012)
Associate Professor of Kinesiology
BA, Pacific University, 2007
MA, University of Texas, Austin, 2009
PhD, University of Texas, Austin, 2013

Ian C. Doyle, PharmD, RPh, BCPS (2010)
Associate Dean for Pharmacy Practice
Associate Professor of Pharmacy
PharmD., University of the Pacific, 1993

Jeni Dulek, OTD (2020)
Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
BS, University of Puget Sound, 2000
MS, Trevecca Nazarene University, 2019
OTD, Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions, 2015

Amber Dunn, OD (2014)
Assistant Professor (Part-time) of Optometry
BS, Portland State University, 2008
OD, Pacific University, 2013
Residency, Primary Care & Ocular Disease, Roseburg VAMC, 2014

Todd L. Duncan, PhD (2016)
Assistant Professor of Physics
BS, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign,1992
M.Phil, Cambridge University, 1994
PhD, University of Chicago, 1997

Kenneth Eakland, OD (1984)
Professor of Optometry
BA, Carroll College, 1980
OD, Pacific University, 1984

Kenneth Ecker, PhD, (2019)
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology
BS, University of Illinois, 1975
MS, University of Massachusetts, 1978
PhD, University of Maryland, 1990

Laura Edwards-Leeper, PhD (2012)
Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology
Co-Director, Child Emphasis
BA, Lewis & Clark College, 1997
MA, Bowling Green State University, 2001
PhD, Bowling Green State University, 2004

Daniel B. Eisen, PhD (2011)
Associate Professor of Sociology
BA, Pacific University, 2007
MA, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, 2009
PhD, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, 2011

Katherine A. Elder, PhD (2010)
Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology
BA, University of Wisconsin, 1993
MA, Wesleyan University, 1995
PhD, University of Colorado, 2003

Holly E Erenfeld, MDH (2019)
Senior Lead Faculty
Assistant Professor of Dental Hygiene Studies
BSDH Oregon Health and Science University, 2002
MDH, The Ohio State University, 2019

Dina Erickson, OD (2000)
Professor of Optometry
BS, Lewis and Clark College, 1989
OD, Southern California College of Optometry, 1994
Residency in Hospital Based Optometry,
San Francisco VAMC, 1995

Graham Erickson, OD (1998)
Professor of Optometry
BS, Pacific University, 1988
OD, Pacific University, 1990
Residency in Pediatric Optometry and Vision Therapy,
Southern California College of Optometry, 1991

Michael Espiritu, PhD (2017)
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy
BS, Hawaii Pacific University, 2011
MS, Hawaii Pacific University, 2017

Rebekah M. Fettkether, PharmD, MPH (2021)
Assistant Dean for Educational Outcomes, Assistant Professor of Pharmacy
MPH, University of South Carolina Arnold School of Public Health, 2017
PharmD, University of Michigan, 2004

Caitlin Fitzgerald, MS (2012)
Clinical Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences & Disorders
Director of Clinical Education
BS, Portland State University, 2005
MS, Portland State University, 2007

Peter Flipsen Jr., PhD, S-LP(C), CCC-SLP (2013)
Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders
BS, University of Alberta, 1989
MA, Michigan State University, 1990
PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1999

Sarah Foidel, OTD (2011)
Associate Professor Occupational Therapy
BS, University of Puget Sound, 1998
OTD University of Utah, 2013

Jeff Fortner, PharmD, RPh (2008)
Professor of Pharmacy
BS, General Science Oregon State University, 2001
PharmD., Oregon State University, 2004

Lorely French, PhD (1986)
Distinguished University Professor of German
BA, McGill University, 1979
MA, University of California, Los Angeles, 1981
PhD, University of California, Los Angeles, 1986

Andy Fry, PhD (2021)
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
BS, Western Oregon University, 2015
MA, University of California, Los Angeles, 1981
PhD, University of California, Los Angeles, 1986

Madeline Fry, PharmD, BCACP (2016)
Assistant Dean for Experiential Education, Assistant Professor
BA, Biology University of Kansas, 2009
PharmD Pacific University, 2014

Melissa Fryer, MA (2017)
Clinical Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences & Disorders
BA, Oregon State University, 2002
MA, Portland State University, 2006

Mari Fujimoto, OD (2020)
Assistant Professor of Optometry
BS, Seattle University, 2015
OD, Pacific University, 2019
Residency in Contact Lenses, Pacific University, 2020

Shruti Gadkari, OTD (2018)
Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
BS, Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, 2010
MA, University of Southern California - Los Angeles, 2011
OTD, Thomas Jefferson University - Philadelphia, 2017

Michael Geraci, MS (1999)
Director, School of Arts and Humanities
Associate Professor of Media Arts and Associate Dean
BA, Pacific University, 1991
MS, University of Oregon, 2002

Ryan Gibbard, PharmD, RPh (2015)
Associate Professor
BS, Biological Chemistry Pacific University, 2003
PharmD Pacific University, 2010

Isaac Gilman, BA, MLIS, (2008)
Dean of University Libraries
BA, Kenyon College, 2003
MLIS, University of British Columbia, 2006

Joel W. Gohdes, PhD (2002)
Professor of Chemistry
BA, Carleton College, 1985
PhD, University of California, Berkeley, 1991

Denise Goodwin, OD (2001)
Professor of Optometry
BS, Pacific University, 1996
OD, Pacific University, 1998
Teaching Fellow, Pacific University, 1998-99

Aaron Greer, PhD (2008)
Associate Professor of Anthropology
BA, Humboldt State University, 2003
MA, University of Oregon, 2005
PhD, University of Oregon, 2011

Mary Zewicki Greer, PhD, OTR/L (2017)
Academic Fieldwork Coordinator, Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
BS, University of Wisconsin-Madison
MS, DePaul University
PhD, Arizona State University

Monique M. Grindell, MA, (1998)
Academic Coordinator/English Language Institute
BA, University of California – Santa Barbara, 1987
MA, University of Arizona – Tucson, 1992

Tristan R. Grunow, PhD, (2020)
Visiting Assistant Professor of History
BA, Oregon State University, 2005
BA, University of Oregon, 2007
MA, University of Oregon, 2008
PhD, University of Oregon, 2014

Christine Guenther, PhD (1998)
Distinguished University Professor and Professor of Mathematics
BS, Stanford University, 1989
MS, University of Washington, 1993
PhD, University of Oregon, 1998

Eva Guggemos, BA, MA, MLS (2011)
Assistant Professor Library
BA, University of Kansas, 1999
MA, Yale University, 2003
MLS, Simmons Graduate School of Library
& Information Science, 2008

Deke T. Gundersen, PhD (2000)
Professor of Environmental Science
BS, Indiana University Southeast, 1987
MS, University of Louisville, 1990
PhD, Oregon State University, 1995

Leif Gustavson, PhD (2014)
Professor and Dean of Education
BA, Franklin and Marshal College, 1990
MA, Bread Loaf School of English, 1995
PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 2001

Jamie R. Haag, PhD (2000)
Associate Professor of Economics
BA, University of Washington, 1991
MA, University of Oregon, 1996
PhD, University of Oregon, 1996

Stephen Hall, ScM, PhD (2000)
Associate Professor of Physics/Optometry
BS, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 1988
ScM, Brown University, 1991
PhD, Brown University, 1995

Lesley M. Hallick, PhD (2009)
Professor and University President
BA, Pomona College, 1967
PhD, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1972

Stacey Lynn Halpern, PhD (2005)
Professor of Biology
BA, Carleton College, 1993
PhD, University of Minnesota, 2003

Rapheal Hamilton, PhD, CPA (2018)
Assistant Professor of Accounting
BS, Emporia State University, 1995
MPA, Syracuse University, 2004
MBA, Syracuse University, 2004
PhD, Syracuse University, 2012

Wendy D. Hanks, PhD, (2013)
Director, School of Audiology
Professor of Audiology
BS, Brigham Young University, 1979
M.C.D., Brigham Young University, 1981
PhD, Wichita State University, 1985

Lesley Harbison, BS (2018)
Assistant Professor of Dental Hygiene Studies
BA, Oregon Institute of Technology, 2015
MS, Idaho State University, 2019

Jennifer Hardacker, MFA (2007)
Professor of Media Arts
BA, Indiana University, 1993
MFA, Southern Illinois University, 1998

John Harrelson, PhD (2006)
Professor of Pharmacy
BS, Chemistry Gonzaga University, 1994
PhD, University of Washington, 2005

Miles Hassell, MD (2018)
Associate Medical Director, School of Physician Assistant Studies
Clinical Preceptor of Physician Assistant Studies and Professor
Degree in Medicine and Surgery (MBBS), University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, 1988
Rotating Internship, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia
Internal Medicine Residency, Providence St. Vincent Medical Center, Portland, Oregon
Board Certified, American Board of Internal Medicine

John R. Hayes, MA, PhD (2007)
Professor of Optometry
BA, College of Wooster, 1970
MA, The Ohio State University, 1972
PhD, The Ohio State University, 1996

William F. Hefner, OD, MEd, MSS, FAAO (2017)
Interim Associate Dean of Clinical Programs, College of Optometry
Associate Professor of Optometry
BS, University of Kansas, 1992
OD, Pacific University, 1996
MEd, Pacific University, 1997
MSS, United States Army War College, 2011

Nancy Henderson, MA, (1998)
Assistant Professor Science & Health
Sciences Librarian
BA, University of Southern California, 1976
MLS, University of California – Los Angeles, 1978
MA, Portland State University, 1994

Shawn Henry, PhD (1998)
Professor of Kinesiology
BSEd., Montana State University, 1988
MS, University of Montana, 1991
PhD, University of Oregon, 1995

Jeremy Hilliard, PT, DPT (2012)
Associate Professor of Physical Therapy
Director of Clinical Education
BS, Seattle Pacific University, 2001
DPT, Pacific University, 2008
Fellowship in Education Leadership - American Physical Therapy Association, 2020

Aimee Ho, OD (2015)
Assistant Professor of Optometry
BS, University of California, San Diego, 2008
OD, University of California, Berkeley, 2012
Residency in Primary Care and Geriatric Care,
West Los Angeles VA, 2013

Huy Hoang, PharmD (2017)
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy
MA, University of Washington, 2009
PharmD, Washington State University, 2014

Benjamin Hole, PhD (2018)
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
BA, Lewis & Clark College, 2008
MA, University of Washington, 2010
PhD, University of Washington, 2016

Anne E. Hogan, PhD (2013)
Assistant Professor of Audiology
BS, Central Missouri State University, 2000
MS, Southwest Missouri State University, 2002
PhD, James Madison University, 2013

Diana Honorat, OTD (2018)
Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
BS, Florida Gulf Coast University, 2012
MS, Florida Gulf Coast University, 2014
OTD, St. Catherine’s University, 2018

Fraser C. Horn, OD (2005)
Dean College of Optometry
Professor of Optometry
BS, Pacific University, 2000
OD, Pacific University, 2004
Residency in Primary Care and Ocular Disease,
Perry Point VAMC, 2005

Matthew Hunsinger, PhD (2013)
Associate Professor Graduate Psychology
Director, APS Program
BS, University of Mary Washington, 2001
MS, Illinois State University, 2005
PhD, University of Massachusetts, 2010

Dijana Ihas, PhD (2011)
Associate Professor of Music
BMA in Viola Performance, University of Sarajevo, 1988
MFA in Viola Performance, University of California, 2001
MM in Music Education, University of Arizona, 2004
PhD in Music Education and String Pedagogy, University of Oregon 2011

Ramona Ilea, PhD (2006)
Professor of Philosophy
BA, University of Toronto, 2000
MA, University of Minnesota, 2003
PhD, University of Minnesota, 2006

Lynda Irons, MLIS, (1996)
Associate Professor of Library
Electronic/Information Services Coordinator
AAS., College of Southern Idaho, 1979
BBA, Boise State University, 1983
ML.IS, Brigham Young University, 1990

Heide D. Island, PhD (2005)
Professor of Psychology
BS, Washington State University, 1996
BA, University of Alaska, 1999
MA, University of Montana, 2002
PhD, University of Montana, 2003

Brian H. Jackson, PhD (2004)
Associate Professor of Kinesiology
BS, University of North Carolina, Wilmington, 1997
MA, East Carolina University, 1999
PhD, University of Virginia, 2004

Lydia Jackson, PA-C, MHS (2013)
Associate Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
BA, Colorado College, 2003
MS, Duke University, 2008
NCCPA Certified

Claudia Jacova Chenoweth, PhD (2013)
Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology
Laurea di dottore, University of Florence-Italy, 1985
PhD, University of British Columbia – Vancouver BC, 2003

Richard Ivan Jobs, PhD (2001)
Professor of History
BA, Murray State University, 1991
MA, Murray State University, 1994
PhD, Rutgers University, 2002

Brent Johnson, MFA (2005)
Director of First Year Seminar
Associate Professor of English
BA, DePauw University, 1995
MFA, University of Idaho, 2003

Kevin E. Johnson, PhD (1994)
Director of Undergraduate Research and Summer Learning
Professor of Chemistry
BA, Stanford University, 1983
MS, University of Washington, 1987
PhD, University of Washington, 1991

Reza Karimi, PhD, RPh (2006)
Dean, School of Pharmacy
Professor of Pharmacy
MS, Pharmacy Uppsala University, Sweden, 1991
PhD, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1998

Jeffery K. Kawaguchi, PT, PhD, ATC (2014)
Director and Professor, Athletic Training
BS, Washington State University, 1987
BSPT, Northwestern University, 1988
MEd, University of Virginia, 2002
PhD, University of Virginia, 2003

Michela Kenning, OD (2015)
Director, Eye Clinic Hillsboro
Assistant Professor of Optometry
BA, Creighton University, 2007
OD, Pacific University, 2012
Residency in Primary Care, St. Louis VA, 2015

Lalit Khandare, PhD (2017)
Assistant Professor of Social Work
BCom, Amravati University, 1999
MCom, Amravati University, 2001
MA Social Workd, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, 2003
PGDHRL, National Law School of India University, 2005
M.Phil, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, 2006
PhD, Indiana University, 2017

Shereen Khoja, PhD (2003)
Professor of Computer Science
BS, King Abdul Aziz University, 1997
MS, University of Essex, UK, 1998
PhD, Lancaster University, UK, 2002

Catherine E. Kim, PhD, (2008)
Professor of Education
BA, Yonsei University, Seoul, 1992
MA, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 1994
PhD, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 1997

Beth Kinoshita, BS, OD, FAAO (2006)
Associate Dean of Academic Programs College of Optometry
Professor of Optometry
BS, University of California at Santa Barbara, 1998
OD, Southern California College of Optometry, 2002
Residency in Contact Lenses, Pacific University, 2006

Erica Kleinknecht, PhD (2002)
Professor of Psychology
BA, Western Washington University, 1995
MS, Western Washington University, 1997
PhD, University of Arkansas, 2000

Scott Klemens, OD (2018)
Director, Eye Clinic Portland
Assistant Professor of Optometry
BS, California Lutheran University, 2005
OD, Southern California College of Optometry, 2009
Residency in Primary Care and Ocular Disease, Portland VAMC, 2010

Shahana Koslofsky, PhD (2012)
Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology
Director, PsyD Adult Emphasis
BA, Bates College, 1993
PhD, State University of New York, 2001

James Kundart, MEd, OD (2005)
Professor of Optometry
BA, BS, Pennsylvania State University, 1993
M.Ed, Pacific University, 1999
OD, Pacific University, 1999
Residency in Vision Therapy and Rehabilitation,
State University of New York, 2000

Theresa Lafavor, PhD (2014)
Assistant Professor Graduate Psychology
BA, Smith College, 2001
PhD, University of Minnesota, 2012

Matthew Lampa, OD (2007)
Associate Professor of Optometry
BS, Pacific University, 2003
OD, Pacific University, 2006
Residency in Cornea and Contact Lens, Pacific University, 2007

Chris Lane, MS (1999)
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
BA, University of Oregon, 1991
MS, University of Oregon, 1993

Kara Lanning, PhD, (2020)
Assistant Professor of Biology
BS, Pacific University, 2007
PhD, Washington State University, 2017

Jeanne-Sarah de Larquier, PhD (2007)
Professor of French
MA, University of Cincinnati, 1999
PhD, University of Cincinnati, 2003

Julie Layshock, PhD (2016)
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
BS, City University of New York, 2005
PhD, Oregon State University, 2010

Christine Legler, PA-C, DHSc (2021)
Professor, Doctor of Science
BS, Hahnemann University (Drexel University), 1976
MS, University of Pittsburgh, 1981
DHSc, NOVA Southeastern University, 2004

Jeslyn Lemke, PhD (2019)
Assistant Professor of Journalism
BA, Eastern Washington University, 2007
MA, Eastern Washington University, 2013
PhD, University of Oregon, 2017

Rik Lemoncello, PhD, CCC-SLP (2012)
Associate Professor of Communication Sciences & Disorders
BA, University of Rochester, 1997
MS, Emerson College, 1999
PhD, University of Oregon, 2008

M. Samantha Lewis, PhD (2017)
Associate Professor of Audiology
BA, University of Florida, 1996
MA, University of Connecticut, 1998
PhD, University of Florida, 2002

Chunming Liu, MS, PhD, OD (2017)
Associate Professor of Optometry
BS, MS, Tongji Medical College, PRC, 1999, 2002
PhD, Washington State University, 2008
OD, New England College of Optometry, 2010

Evan Liu, PT, DPT (2021)
Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
BS, Exercise Science, Pacific University, 2012
DPT, Pacific University School of Physical Therapy & Athletic Training, 2015
Residency in Orthopedic Physical therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2017
Fellowship in Orthopedic Manual Physical therapy, Regis University, 2021

Susan Littlefield, OD (2005)
Director, Eye Clinic Beaverton
Associate Professor of Optometry
BS, North Dakota State University, 1990
OD, Pacific University, 1994
Teaching Fellow, Pacific University, 1995

Keya Mitra Lloyd, PhD (2013)
Associate Professor of English
BA, The University of Texas at Austin, 2002
MFA, The University of Houston, 2005
PhD, The University of Houston, 2010

Katharine Loevy, PhD (2012)
Associate Professor of Philosophy
BA, Grinnell College, 1996
MA, University of Oregon, 2001
PhD, Vanderbilt University, 2009

Blair Lonsberry, MS, OD, MEd (2005)
Professor of Optometry
BS, University of Manitoba, 1990
MS, University of Manitoba, 1993
OD, University of Waterloo, 1996
Residency in Primary Care, Illinois Eye Institute, 1997
M.Ed, Memorial University, Canada, 2005

Kimberly Lovato, PA-C, MS (2014)
Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
BA, University of Oregon, 1988
MS, Pacific University, 2006
NCCPA Certified

John P. Lowery, OD, MEd (1997)
Professor of Optometry
BS, University of California, 1988
OD, Pacific University, 1993
MEd, Pacific University, 1996
Teaching Fellow, Pacific University, 1994

Sarah Lucas, OD (2019)
Assistant Professor of Optometry
BS, University of Michigan, 2013
OD, Indiana University School of Optometry, 2018
Residency in Pediatric Vision Therapy and Rehabilitation, Pacific University, 2019

Paula Luke, OD (2016)
Associate Professor of Optometry
B.S. Montana State University 1994
O.D. Pacific University 2008
Residency in Pediatric Vision Therapy and Rehabilitation, Pacific University 2009

Lan Ly, PharmD (2019)
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy
B.S. University of Houston, 2011
PharmD, Texas A&M University, 2017

Kimberly Malin, PT, MS, DHSc (2017)
Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
BA, Saint Mary’s College, 2003
MS, University of California San Francisco, 2005
DHSc, A.T. Still University, 2016

Kerry Mandulak, PhD, CCC-SLP (2012)
Associate Professor of Communication
MA, University of Iowa, 1998
PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2009

Kristine Marcus, RPh, BCPS (2007)
Associate Professor of Pharmacy
BS Pharmacy, University of Washington, 1990

Ellen Margolis MFA, PhD (2004)
Distinguished University Professor
Professor of Theatre
BA, University of California, Berkeley, 1982
MFA, University of California, Davis, 1986
PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1997

Yasutaka Maruki, PhD (2006)
Associate Professor of Japanese
BA, Nihon University, Tokyo, Japan, 1997
PhD, University of Connecticut, 2006

Caroline McCarty, PhD (2018)
Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
BA, University of North Carolina - Asheville, 2007
MS, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, 2011
PhD, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, 2017

Liesl McCormick, PhD (2013)
Assistant Professor of Biology
BA, Carleton College, 2007
PhD, University of Oregon, 2012

Breanne McGhee, OD, MEd (2020)
Assistant Professor (Part-time) of Optometry
BS, Xavier University of Louisiana, 2011
MEd, Pacific University, 2016
OD, Pacific University, 2016
Residency in Family Practice Optometry, Southern College of Optometry, 2017

Paul McGown, PA-C, MS (2019)
Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
BA, Assumption College, 2003
MS, Pacific University, 2013
NCCPA Certified

Amber McIlwain, MS (2015)
Director, Gerontology Certificate Program
Assistant Professor, School of Healthcare Administration and Leadership
BS, Texas State University, San Marcos, 2004
MS, Texas State University, San Marcos, 2007

Alison McLellan, PA-C, MMS
Director of Academic Education, School of Physician Assistant Studies
Associate Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
BS, Arizona State University, 2002
MMS, Midwestern University, 2006
NCCPA Certified

Laura McNally MBA CPA (2017)
Assistant Professor of Accounting
BBA, University of Hawaii, 1983
MBA, Univ of South Dakota,1998

Jessica Merlo, PharmD (2018)
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy
PharmD, St. Louis College of Pharmacy, 2017

Rachel Merrick, MEd, (2014)
Instructor of English Language Institute
BA, University of Oregon, 2008
MEd, Jones International University, 2012

Paul G. Michael, PhD (2007)
Professor of Graduate Psychology
BS, Virginia Polytechnic Inst. & State University, 1996
MS, University of Memphis, 2000
PhD, University of Memphis, 2003

Catherine A. Miller, PhD (1999)
Professor of Graduate Psychology
BA, University of New Orleans, 1987
MA, West Virginia University, 1990
PhD, West Virginia University, 1993

John S. Miller, PhD (2008)
Professor and Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs
BA, University of Oregon, 1968
MA, University of Oregon, 1971
PhD, University of Oregon, 1977

Hyun Jeong Min, PhD (2017)
BA, Sogang University, Seoul, South Korea, 1993
MA, Sogang University, Seoul, South Korea, 2000
PhD, University of Utah, USA, 2011

Mary Mitchell, Ph.D. (2018)
Clinical Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders
BS, University of Virginia, 2003
MS, James Madison University, 2005
Ph.D. University of Central Florida, 2017

James Moore, PhD (2004)
Director of Political Outreach, McCall Center for Civic Engagement
Associate Professor of Politics and Government
AB, Stanford, 1981
MA, Monterey Institute of International Studies, 1986
PhD, Northwestern University, 1995

Kathryn P. Moore, BS, MS (2012)
Clinical Assistant Professor of Dental Hygiene Studies
BS, Oregon Health Sciences University, 1981
MS, Portland State University, 2012

Brea Murakami, MM (2017)
Director of Music Therapy
BA, Chapman University, 2011
BM, Chapman University, 2011
MM, University of Miami, 2017

Nancy Murakami, DSW, LCSW (2020)
Assistant Professor of Social Work
BA, Washington University, 1999
MSW, Columbia University, 2005
DSW, New York University School of Social Work, 2019

Angila Murray-Johnson, PA-C, MS (2017)
Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
BS, Portland State University, 2003
MS, Pacific University, 2006
NCCPA Certified

James Myres, PharmD (2017)
Health-System Pharmacy Administration & Leadership Resident
Graduate Instructor of Pharmacy Practice
PharmD, University of Colorado, 2016

NancyAnn Neudauer, PhD (2001)
Thomas J. and Joyce Holce Professorship in Science
Professor of Mathematics
B.BA, University of Wisconsin, 1989
MA, University of Wisconsin, 1994
PhD, University of Wisconsin, 1998

Robert Niese, PhD (2021)
Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology
BS, University of Puget Sound, 2011
PhD, University of Montana, 2019

Brent Norris, PA-C, MPAS (2014)
Associate Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
BS, Idaho State University, 2005
MPAS, Idaho State University, 2008
NCCPA Certified

Brandon T. Nuziale, PharmD, BCACP (2015)
Residency Program Coordinator, Director of Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice
BS, Allied Health Science, University of Connecticut, 2008
PharmD Notre Dame of Maryland University, 2014

Györgyi Nyerges, PhD (2008)
Associate Professor of Biology
BS, Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest, 1995
MS, Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest, 1998
PhD, University of California, Riverside, 2008

Terry O’Day, MFA (1998)
Professor of Art, Design and Sustainability
BFA, University of Illinois, 1982
MFA, Arizona State University, 1985

Joanne P. Odden, PhD (2014)
Associate Professor of Biology
BS, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, 1998
PhD, University of Oregon, 2003

Dustin Olma, OD (2020)
Assistant Professor (Part-time) of Optometry
BS, University of Nevada, 2006
OD, Pacific University, 2015

Ian O’Loughlin, PhD (2016)
Associate Professor of Philosophy
BA, University of Minnesota at Morris, 1999
MA, University of Idaho, 2008
PhD, University of Iowa, 2014

Ora Olsommer, PA-C, OT, MPAS (2018)
Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
BS, University of Pittsburgh, 1997
MPAS Samuel Merrit University, 2008
NCCPA Certified
CAQ Emergency Medicine

Caroline Ooley, OD (2015)
Interim Director, EyeClinic Cornelius
Assistant Professor of Optometry
BS, University of California, San Diego, 2008
OD, Pacific University, 2013
Residency in Primary Care, Portland, VAMC, 2014

T. Anil Oommen MAT/MATS (2013)
Assistant Professor of Education
BA, College of Wooster, 1990
MAT, Pacific University, 2000
MATS, San Francisco Theological Seminary, 2015

Darlene Pagán, PhD (2001)
Professor of English
BA, Aurora University, 1992
MA, Illinois State University, 1994
PhD, University of Texas, Dallas, 2000

Sang-Hyoun Pahk, PhD (2021)
Assistant Professor of Sociology
BA, Williams College, 1999
MA, University of California at Davis, 2001
MA, Seoul National University Graduate School of International Studies, 2008
PhD, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2019

Steve Park, PhD (2013)
Associate Professor of Occupational Therapy
BS, University of Puget Sound, 1984
MS, University of Illinois, 1993
PhD, University of Sydney, 2013

Richard Paxton, PhD (2005)
Professor of Education
BS, University of Oregon, 1982, 1984
MA, University of Tulsa, 1988
PhD, University of Washington, 1998

Mark Pedemonte, MD (2005)
Associate Director, School of Physician Assistant Studies
Associate Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
BS, Creighton University, 1974
Internship, Highland General Hospital, 1976
MD, Creighton University, 1978
Anesthesiology Residency, Boston University, 1986

Zhuoming Peng, PhD (2018)
Associate Professor of Finance
BS, South China University, 1988
MBA, Oklahoma City University, 1994
PhD, Texas Tech University, 2002

Brandy Pestka, PA-C, MS (2017)
Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
BA, St. Lawrence University, 2008
MS, Pacific University, 2012
NCCPA Certified

Melanie P. Petilla, PharmD, RPh, BCACP (2009)
Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
BS, Texas A&M University, 1995
MA, Stephen F. Austin State University, 1999
PhD, University of Houston, 2002

Donna Kalmbach Phillips, PhD (2008)
Professor of Education
BS, Eastern Oregon University, 1979
MA, Western Oregon University, 1987
PhD, Oregon State University, 1997

Sarah R. Phillips, PhD (1995)
VP of Enrollment Management and
Dean, College of Arts & Sciences
Professor of Sociology
BA, Whitman College, 1986
PhD, University of Minnesota, 1993

Daniele Piscitelli, PT, PhD (2020)
BSc, Physical Therapy, Università degli Studi dell’Insubria, 2007
MSc, Rehabilitation Science, Università degli Studi di Firenze, 2013
PhD, Neuroscience, Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, 2017 
Postdoctoral Fellowship, McGill University, 2020

Michelle Pliske, DSW LCSW RPT-S (2021)
Assistant Professor of Social Work
Director of BSW Field Education
BA, University of Washington, 2003
MSW, Portland State University, 2010
DSW, University of Pennsylvania, 2020

Heather Porst, PA-C, MMSc, MBA (2017)
Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
BS, Colorado State University, 2001
MS, Colorado State University, 2003
MMSc, Emory University, 2007
MBA, Colorado Technical University, 2016
NCCPA Certified

Kathlene Postma, PhD (2001)
Professor of English
BA, Northern Michigan University, 1986
MA, Northern Michigan University, 1988
PhD, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1993

Connor P. Principe, PhD (2011)
Associate Professor of Psychology
BA, Seattle University, 2002
MA, The University of Texas at Austin, 2009
PhD, The University of Texas at Austin, 2011

Jann Purdy, PhD (2006)
Professor of French
BA, Duke University, 1986
MA, University of California, Berkeley, 1990
PhD, University of California, Berkeley, 1996

A. Del Quest, PhD (2016)
Associate Professor of Social Work
BASW, Colorado State University, 1987
MSW., University of Denver, 2004
PhD, Portland State University, 2014

Adam Rafalovich, PhD (2006)
Professor of Sociology
B.Sc., Southern Oregon University, 1993
MA, Northern Arizona University, 1995
PhD, University of British Columbia, 2002

Krishnan Ramaya, PhD (2005)
Associate Professor of Management
B.Sc., University of Kansas, 1986
MBA, University of Kansas, 1988
PhD, University of Kansas, 1997

Wilber Ramirez-Rodriguez, BSDH (2013)
Associate Professor of Dental Hygiene Studies
BSDH, Pacific University, 2010

Deepa Avasarala Rao, PhD (2010)
Professor of Pharmacy
BS, St. John’s University, 1999
PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2008

Halley Read, MOT (2013)
Clinical Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
BS, UC Davis, 2008
MOT, Midwestern University, 2013

Christopher Reigeluth, PhD (2017)
Assistant Professor, Graduate Psychology
BA, Colby College, 2003
MA, Clark University, 2013
PhD, Clark University, 2016

Rebecca A. Reisch, PT, DPT, PhD (2004)
Professor of Physical Therapy
BS, University of Wyoming, 1998
MSPT, Pacific University, 2001
DPT, Pacific University, 2002
PhD, Rocky Mountain University, 2014

Steven Rhine, EdD (2016)
Associate Professor of Education
BA, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1982
MA, Loyola Marymount University, 1986
EdD, University of California, Los Angeles, 1994

Sigrid Roberts, PhD (2007)
Associate Dean for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacy
Professor of Pharmacy
MS, Biochemistry University of Wyoming, 1988
PhD, University of Iowa, 1994

Maria-Jose Rodriguez, MA (2013)
Assistant Professor, Healthcare Spanish
BA, Autonoma University, Madrid, Spain, 1990
BA, Complutense University, Madrid, Spain, 1997
MA, University of Minnesota, 2003

Victor M. Rodriguez, PhD (1996)
Associate Professor of Spanish
BA, Universidad de Puerto Rico, 1982
MA, Brown University, 1987
PhD, Brown University, 1993

Kevin Rogers, MA, MHA (2015)
Director, Bachelor of Health Science in Healthcare Management
Assistant Professor, School of Healthcare Administration and Leadership
BA, Portland State University, 1999
MA, Pacific University, 2001
MHA, Pacific University, 2011

Sean Roush, OTD (2007)
Professor and Interim Director of Occupational Therapy
BS, Pacific University, 1997
OTD, Creighton University, 2007

Lisa J. Rowley, MS (2005)
Professor of Dental Hygiene Studies
AAS Bergen Community College, 1978
BS, Old Dominion University, 1980
MS, Old Dominion University, 1982
MS, College Misericordia, 1995

Philip J. Ruder, PhD (1994)
Distinguished University Professor
Professor of Economics
BA, Dartmouth College, 1983
MS, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1991
PhD, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1994

Douglas J. Ryan, MS (1983)
Professor of Computer Science
BA, University of Northern Colorado, 1980
MS, Colorado State University, 1983

Edward Saito, PharmD, BCACP (2014)
Director of Residency Program
Assistant Professor
PharmD Creighton University, 2012

Yoko Sakurauchi, Ed.D (2019)
Assistant Professor
B.Ed,, Shimane University, 1998
MA, Bryn Mawr College, 2000
Ed.D, Portland State University, 2014

Dawn Salgado, PhD (2011)
Associate Professor of Psychology
BS, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1996
MA, Brandeis University, 1999
PhD, University of Rhode Island, 2007

Sheryl Sanders, PhD (1998)
Professor of Physical Therapy/Physician Assistant Studies
BA, Biology, Asbury College, 1985
PhD, Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Kentucky, 1989
Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Oregon Primate Research Center, 1989-1996

Tal Sanders, MFA (2008)
Scenic and Lighting Designer and Associate Professor of Theatre
BA, University of California, Santa Barbara
MFA, California Institute of the Arts

Alison S. Santoro, BSDH (2012)
Clinical Operations Coordinator
Clinical Instructor of Dental Hygiene Studies
BS, Pacific University, 2005
BS, Dental Hygiene, Pacific University, 2008

Lisa Sardinia, PhD, JD (1996)
Associate Professor of Biology/Optometry
BS, Whitworth College, 1979
PhD, Montana State University, 1985
JD, Hastings College of Law, 1996

Monica Sarmiento, RDH (2021)
Instructor of Dental Hygiene Studies
BSDH, Pacific University, 2018

Andy Saultz, PhD (2018)
Associate Professor and Director, PhDEL Program
BA, Oregon State University, 2004
MAT, Lewis and Clark College, 2005
PhD, Michigan State University, 2014

Leigh G. Schaid, AuD (2014)
Associate Professor of Audiology
BA, University of Wisconsin, 2006
AuD, Indiana University, 2009

Jon Schnorr, PhD (2000)
Associate Professor of Biology
BA, University of Chicago, 1990
PhD, University of Washington, 1997

Rebecca Schoon, PhD (2015)
Assistant Professor of Public Health
Diploma for Superior Level Studies in French, La Sorbonne, University of Paris, 1994
Studies in Liberal Arts, American University of Paris, 1996
BA, Barnard College, Columbia University, 1998
MPH, Oregon State University, Oregon Master of Public Health (OMPH), 2012
PhD, Oregon State University, 2018

Philip K. Schot, PhD (2001)
Associate Professor of Kinesiology
BA, Pacific Lutheran University, 1983
MEd, Western Washington University, 1986
PhD, University of Oregon, 1991

Todd Schultz, PhD (1996)
Professor of Psychology
BA, Lewis and Clark College, 1985
MA, University of California, Davis, 1987
PhD, University of California, Davis, 1993

Eliezer Schwartz, PhD (2018)
Professor Graduate Psychology
BA, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, 1973
MS, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1975
PhD, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1977

Don Schweitzer, PhD, LMSW (2008)
Associate Professor of Social Work
BA, Idaho State University, 2004
MSW., Boise State University, 2005
PhD, Portland State University, 2011

Brian T. Searcy, PhD (2013)
Assistant Professor of Human Biology
BA, University of California, Santa Cruz, 1993
MA, Boston University Marine Program, 1997
PhD, Oregon State University, 2005

Asani Seawell, PhD (2015)
Associate Professor Graduate Psychology
Co-Director, Health Psychology Emphasis
BS,State University of New York at Albany, 2000
MS State University of New York at Albany, 2003
PhD State University of New York at Albany, 2007

Ximena Keogh Serrano, PhD (2020)
Assistant Professor of Spanish
BA, Loyola University of Chicago, 2008
MA, University of Colorado at Boulder, 2012
PhD, University of Colorado at Boulder, 2018

Jeffrey Seward, PhD (1990)
Professor of Politics and Government
BA, University of Texas, Austin, 1969
MA, University of Washington, 1981
PhD, Stanford University, 1994

Jenelle Shanley, PhD (2019)
Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology
BS, University of Washington, 2000
MA, Central Michigan University, 2006
PhD, Central Michigan University, 2008

Helen Sharp, Ph.D. (2016)
Professor and Director, School of Communication Sciences and Disorders
BSc (HK), University of Guelph, 1988
MS, University of Pittsburgh, 1992
PhD, University of Iowa, 2000

Alisa J. Sheth, PhD OTR/L (2019)
Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
BS, Boston University, 2004
MS, Boston University, 2005
PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2019

Neeru Shore, OD (2009)
Assistant Professor (Part-time) of Optometry
BSc, University of British Columbia, 1995
OD, Pacific University, 2003
Teaching Fellow, Pacific University, 2004

Cristy Sellers Smith (2018)
Assistant Professor of Education
BA, Agnes Scott College, 2001
MEd, Georgia College and State University, 2005
PhD, Georgia State University, 2018

Paul Snell, PhD (2017)
Assistant Professor of Politics and Government
BA, Claremont McKenna College, 2008
MEd, University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Las Vegas, 2010
MA, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 2013
PhD, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 2017

Annjanette Sommers, PA-C, MS (2008)
Associate Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
BS, Brigham Young University, 1999
MS, Pacific University, 2004
NCCPA Certified

Brendan Stamper, PhD (2012)
Program Director, MS in Pharmaceutical Sciences Program
Associate Professor of Pharmacy
PhD Medicinal Chemistry University of Washington, 2010
BS, Santa Clara University, 2002

Fred Stamps, MEd (2018)
Instructor of World Languages & Literatures
BA, Brigham Young University, Laie, Hawaii, 2001
MEd, Portland State University, 2008

Amanda Stead, PhD, CCC-SLP (2011)
Associate Professor of Communication Sciences & Disorders
BA, University of Wisconsin – Madison, 2005
MA, Louisiana State University – Baton Rouge, 2007
PhD, Louisiana State University – Baton Rouge, 2011

Timothy Stephens, DMA (1993)
Professor of Music
BM, University of New Mexico, 1975
MM, University of New Mexico, 1977
DMA, University of Colorado, 1984

Brittney Stephenson, PhD (2018)
Assistant Professor of Marketing
BA, Washington University, 2010
MBA, Washington University, 2013
PhD, Washington University, 2018

Stephanie Stokamer, Ed.D. (2011)
Associate Professor and Director of Applied & Experiential Learning
BS, Colby College, Waterville, ME, 1997
MS, Portland State University 2004, 2005
Ed.D., Portland State University, 2011

Marina Suzuki, PharmD, PhD, RPh, BCPS, BCACP (2015)
Assistant Professor
BS, Oregon State University, 2008
PharmD, Oregon State University, 2010
PhD, University of Florida, 2015

Lisa Szefel, PhD (2007)
Professor of History
AB, Mount Holyoke College, 1988
MA, University of Virginia, 1995
PhD, University of Rochester, 2004

Mark J. Szymanski, PhD (2000)
Professor of Education
BS, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1988
MS, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1994
PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1998

Yu-Chi Tai, MA, PhD (2013)
Director of Vision Science Graduate Program
Associate Professor of Optometry
BA, National Chengchi University, 1990
MA, National Chengchi University, 1993
PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2004
Postdoctoral in Vision Science & Optometry, The Ohio State University, 2006

Jon Talebreza-May, PhD (2015)
Assistant Professor of Social Work
BSW, New Mexico Highland University, 2003
MSW, New Mexico Highland University, 2004
PhD, Pacifica Graduate Institute, 2013

Gregory Tallman, PharmD (2018)
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy
PharmD, Drake University, 2013
MS, Oregon Health & Science University, 2017

Tamara Tasker, PsyD (2007)
Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology
Director, Academics
BA, Colgate University, 1994
MS Pacific University, 2002
PsyD Pacific University, 2005

Christopher N. Templeton, PhD (2015)
Associate Professor of Biology
BS, Denison University, 1999
MS, University of Montana, 2002
PhD, University of Washington, 2009

Kathrin Theumer, PhD (2021)
Associate Professor of Spanish
BA, California Polytechnic State University, 2003
MA, University of Nevada, Reno, 2004
PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2010

Kristen Thomas, BSDH (2012)
Instructor of Dental Hygiene Studies
BSDH, Pacific University, 2010

Jenna Thompson, MFA (2019)
Assistant Professor of English
BA, Warner Pacific College, 1998
MFA, Pacific University, 2012

Karren Timmermans, PhD (2007)
Associate Professor of Education
BS, Randolph-Macon College, 1991
MA, University of Colorado, 1997
PhD, University of North Carolina, 2007

Jordan Tinsley, MS (2012)
Clinical Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders
BA, University of Oregon, 2010
MS, University of Washington, 2012

Jane M. Tram, PhD (2006)
Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology
BA, University of Alberta, 1997
MA, University of Notre Dame, 1999
PhD, University of Notre Dame, 2004

Scott Tuomi, DMA (1990)
Professor of Music
BM, University of Southern California, 1981
MST, Portland State University, 1993
DMA, University of Arizona, 2002

R. Brigg Turner, PharmD, RPh, BCPS-AQ ID (2013)
Associate Professor of Pharmacy
BS, Neuroscience Brigham Young University, 2007
PharmD, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2011

Rebecca Twist, PhD (2010)
Associate Professor of Art History
BA, Portland State University, 1995
MA, University of Memphis, 1999
PhD, The Ohio State University, 2007

Todd Twyman, PhD (2010)
Associate Professor of Education
BA, University of California – San Diego, 1988
MEd, The George Washington University, 1994
PhD, University of Oregon, 2003

Sela Ellen Underwood, MA (2021)
Assistant Professor of Optometry
MA, Washington State University, 2018
BA, Beloit College, 2007

Enie Vaisburd, MFA (2008)
Associate Professor of Media Arts
BA, Hebrew University, 1989
MFA, Southern Illinois University, 1996

Richard Van Buskirk, PhD (2006)
Associate Professor of Environmental Studies
BA, Colorado College, 1988
MA, University of California, Davis, 1997
PhD, University of California, Davis, 2001

Peter Vik, PhD, (2013)
Professor of Graduate Psychology
Director, PhD Program in Clinical Psychology
BS, University of California – Davis, 1982
MA, San Diego State University, 1986
MA, University of Colorado – Boulder, 1989
PhD, University of Colorado – Boulder, 1992

Duc Vo, MD (2012)
Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
Fellow American Academy of Pediatrics
MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 1999
Internship and Residency University of Southern California, 2003
Board Certified Pediatrics, 2003
Board Certified Internal Medicine, 2004

Mary Von, PA-C, DHEd, DFAAPA (2003)
Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs - CHP
Director and Professor, School of Physician Assistant Studies
Interim Director, School of Healthcare Administration & Leadership
PA, Certificate, University of Washington Medex PA Program, 1995
MS, Arizona School of Health Sciences, 2002
Distinguished Fellow, American Academy of Physician Assistants, 2008
DHEd, AT Still University of Health Sciences, 2010
NCCPA Certified

Alec Webster, MS (2018)
Instructor, Coordinator
BA, Williams College, Williamstown, MA, 1992
MS, North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC, 2003

Marcus Welsh, PhD (1997)
Associate Professor of Spanish
BA, Pacific University, 1997
MA, University of Arizona, 2002
PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2012

Trent Westrick, AuD (2014)
Associate Professor of Audiology
BA, University of Minnesota, 2005
AuD, Ohio State University, 2009

Sarah White, PharmD, RPh (2007)
Associate Professor of Pharmacy
BS, General Science Oregon State University, 2003
PharmD., Oregon State University, 2006

Jaye Cee Whitehead, PhD (2007)
Director, School of Social Sciences
Professor of Sociology and Associate Dean
BA, Pacific University, 2000
MA, University of California, Berkeley, 2003
PhD, University of California, Berkeley, 2007

Brian J. Wilkinson, PT, DPT (2015)
Associate Professor of Physical Therapy
Associate Director of Clinical Education
BS, Oregon State University, 2003
DPT, University of Southern California, 2006

Chadd C. Williams, PhD (2006)
Associate Professor of Computer Science
BS, West Virginia University, Morgantown, 1998
MS, University of Maryland, College Park, 2002
PhD, University of Maryland, College Park, 2006

Aimee Wodda, PhD (2019)
Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, Law and Society
BA, University of Illinois, 2006
MA, University of Illinois, 2009
PhD, University of Illinois, 2018

Stacy K. Wong, PT, DPT (2019)
Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
Associate Director of Clinical Education
BS, Creighton University, 2007
DPT, Creighton University, 2010

Marcin Wróblewski, AuD, PhD (2017)
Assistant Professor of Audiology
BA, Warsaw/Bialystok University, 1995
BA, Brooklyn College, CUNY, 2005
MA, University of Iowa, 2012
AuD, University of Iowa, 2013
PhD, University of Iowa, 2017

Pei-Tzu (Eliza) Wu, PT, PhD (2021)
Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
BS, Physical Therapy, National Yang-Ming University, 2004
MS, Exercise Science, George Washington University, 2008
PhD, Kinesiology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2013
Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of California - Los Angeles, 2017


Anissa Salem Yafai, RDH, MSHCM
Assistant Professor of Dental Hygiene 
BSDH, Pacific University, 2010
MS, Colorado Technical University, 2018

Shun-Nan Yang, MA, PhD (2007)
Director of Vision Performance Institute Research
Associate Professor of Optometry
BA, National Chaiyi Normal University, Taiwan, 1987
MA, National Cheng-chi University, Taipei, Taiwan, 1996
PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2002

Chih-Huang (Jeffrey) Yu, PhD (2019)
Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
BS, Chung Shan Dental and Medical College, 1996
MS, University of Puget Sound, 2003
PhD, University of Minnesota, 2018

Lorne Yudcovitch, OD, MS (1998)
Professor of Optometry
BS, University of Calgary, 1990
OD, Pacific University, 1996
MS, Pacific University 1997
Teaching Fellow, Pacific University, 1996-97

Suzanne Zamberlan, OD
Assistant Professor (Part-time) of Optometry
BS, University of Oregon, 1992
OD, Pacific University, 2004

Shelly Zeiser, MA, MT-BC (2021)
Assistant Professor of Music Therapy-Clinical Coordinator
BM, University of the Pacific, 2014
MA, The University of Iowa, 2021

Anita Zijdemans-Boudreau, PhD (2006)
Professor of Education
BEd, York University, Canada, 1992
MA, University of Toronto, 2000
PhD, University of Toronto, 2005

Ruth Zúñiga, PhD (2013)
Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology
Director, Sabiduria Emphasis
BS, Universidad Latina de Costa Rica, 2003
MS, University of Idaho, 2006
PhD, University of Alaska – Anchorage, 2013