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Associate Professor of Chemistry
Zahra Afrasiabi
Acquisition and Student Assistant Coordinator
Generic Portrait Outline
Director of Environmental Health and Safety
Image of Chintan Amin.
Vice President for Finance & Administration
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Investment Officer
arch asawa

B

Assistant Director of Athletics
erica baldaray
Associate Professor of Comparative Politics
shane barter
Web Content Manager & Editor
Martin Beck
Assistant Coach, Men's Soccer
Image of Shawn Beyer.
Applications Systems Administrator
rutvi bhatt
General Manager, Soka Performing Arts Center
Image of Renee Bodie.
Head Coach, Cross Country / Track & Field
patrick boivin
Associate Director of Financial Aid
Scott Brandos
Professor of Political Science
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Associate Professor of Environmental Management and Policy
george busenberg

C

Associate Professor of Sociology
Director of Social and Behavioral Sciences Concentration
ryan caldwell
Associate Professor of Physical Geography
monika calef
Assistant Professor of Spanish Language and Culture
Image of Pablo Camus-Oyarzun
Manager, Creative Services
cathy cervantes
Adjunct Instructor - Music
wan chin chang
Human Resources Coordinator - Employee Relations
Image of Diana Chea.
Adjunct Instructor - Chinese
Generic Portrait Outline
Professor Emerita of Economics
hongyi chen
Assistant to the Faculty
teri chester
Human Resources Coordinator - Student Employment
Image of Jacqueline Chin.
Assistant to the Finance Department
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Associate Professor of Rhetoric and Composition
Generic Portrait Outline
Assistant Director of Student Organizations & Inclusion Programs
Image of Jacqueline Cid
Operations Manager, Facility Service Partners
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Assistant to the Faculty
rebecca cortez
Adjunct Instructor - Economics
Image of Mariann Coull
Head Coach, Swimming & Diving
Adam Crossen
Visiting Assistant Professor of Latin American Studies
Generic Portrait Outline
Assistant Coach, Swimming & Diving
Andrew Crowell
Associate Professor of Biology
lisa crummett
Assistant Director of Student Conduct and Resolution
jennifer cunningham

D

Residence Hall Coordinator
Image of Jaime Dance.
Associate Director of Residential Life
lisa deiser
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Image of Danielle Denardo.
Adjunct Faculty - Environmental Studies
Generic Portrait Outline
Student Accounts Assistant/Cashier
yumiko dittmar
Interlibrary Loan and Course Reserves Coordinator
Generic Portrait Outline
Assistant Director of the Office of International Student Services
Image of Astrid Dorantes.
Assistant Director of Admission
Chelsea Dugger
Director of Student Services
brian durick

E

Adjunct Instructor - Voice
Erin Earl
Associate Professor of Anthropology
sarah england
Adjunct Instructor - Wellness
jill english
Assistant Coach and Recruiting Coordinator, Women's Soccer
Image of Wendy Espejel.
Admission Operations Coordinator
Image of Erica Espejo.

F

President
Chief Academic Officer
Professor of Economics
ed feasel
Assistant to the Director of Study Abroad and International Internships
fran fujii

G

Professor Emeritus of Painting/Drawing
arie galles
Operations Manager, Facility Service Partners
Generic Portrait Outline
Manager of Infrastructure & Systems
jeff gardea
Associate Professor of Comparative Literature
Director of Humanities
Generic Portrait Outline
Professor of Music Composition and Theory
Director of the Creative Arts Program
michael golden
Writing Specialist
Adjunct Instructor - Writing
Image of Debbie Goss.
Manager for Diversity Initiatives and Community Building
Generic Portrait Outline

H

Associate Professor of Microbiology
Laboratory Director
robert hamersley
Manager of Special Facilities
bryan hanmer
Director of Community Relations
wendy harder
Director of the MA Program in Educational Leadership and Societal Change
Professor of Educational History and Culture
jay heffron
Associate Dean of Students
Director of Student Activities and Residential Life
Michelle Hobby-Mears
Professor Emerita of Chinese Language & Culture
nancy hodes
General Manager, Bon Appetit
Generic Portrait Outline
Helpdesk Technician I
Charles Hong
Adjunct Instructor - Chinese
Image of Anyi Hsieh.
Professor of Asian Studies
Dongyoun Hwang

I

Adjunct Instructor - Japanese
Generic Portrait Outline
Associate Professor of Japanese Language and Culture
osamu ishiyama

J

Senior Network Administrator
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Adjunct Instructor - Music History
Generic Portrait Outline
Assistant to the Office of Study Abroad and International Internships
kathleen jorgensen
Adjunct Instructor - American Experience
Generic Portrait Outline

K

Associate Director of International Student Services
Margaret Kasahara
Director of Special Projects
Bridges to Business (B2B)
Critical Conversations @Soka
Mary Patrick Kavanaugh
Assistant to the President and Vice-President for Finance and Administration
Image of Elizabeth Kawai.
Lecturer of Asian Literature
John Pavel Kehlen
Director of Philanthropy
linda kennedy
Associate Director of Admission
jimmy king
Vice President for Human Resources and Risk Management
Title IX & Section 504 Coordinator for Faculty, Staff and Others
katherine king
Professor of Rhetoric and Composition
Director of the Writing Center
Gesa Kirsch
Assistant to the Office of the Graduate School
Image of Manami Koizumi.
Rental & Events/Stage Manager
Image of Hana Kurihara.

L

Adjunct Instructor - Music
Alfred Lang
Payroll Processing Assistant
Image of April Le.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology
Generic Portrait Outline
Systems Administrator II
Generic Portrait Outline
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
Robert Levenson
Assistant Professor of Economics
Image of Junyi Liu.
Professor of Chinese Language & Culture
Director for the Pacific Basin Research Center
xiaoxing liu
Athletics Equipment & Operations Coordinator
Generic Portrait Outline
Manager, Academic Affairs
Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Academic Affairs
clare lorenzo
Professor of Anthropology
edward lowe
Manager of Community Relations
xiaoxing liu
Director of Admission Operations
Generic Portrait Outline
English Language Programs Coordinator
Image of Liz Lyum.
Residence Hall Coordinator
Andy Lyum

M

Associate Professor of International Studies
lisa macleod
Manager of Community Relations
Image of Michelle Martin.
Associate Professor of Japanese Language and Culture
hiroshi matsumoto
Associate Professor of Economics
diya mazumder
Academic Systems Administrator
barbara mcgrath
Head Coach, Women's Soccer
david mcleish
Director of Grants and Sponsored Research
Shuna McMichael
Assistant Director of Admission
Image of Ashley Mendoza.
Professor of American Literature
jim merod
Adjunct Instructor - Literature
Generic Portrait Outline
Assistant Production Manager
Image of Hiroyuki Connor Miki.
Director of Information Technology
Generic Portrait Outline
Adjunct Instructor - Political Science
james mitchell
Adjunct Instructor - Japanese
chieko miyama
Head Coach, Women's Golf
Image of Nancy Mockett.
Vice President for Mission Integration
Kevin Moncrief
Manager of Events and Conferences
Fae Monroe
Dean of Students
Title IX and Section 504 Deputy Coordinator for Students
hyon moon
Director of Athletics and Recreation
mike moore
Production and Technical Services Manager
sam morales
Assistant Professor of Educational Psychology and Assessment
Image of Karen Moran Jackson.
Visiting Distinguished Professor of Biological Chemistry
Image of Robert Moyzis.
Accounts Payable Manager
emy mukumoto
Special Projects Coordinator
Assistant to the Dean of Students
Image of Melody Murakami.
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Image of Nicole Murzen.

N

Assistant Director of Student Leadership and Service Engagement
Image of Ruby Nagashima.
Controller and Assistant Treasurer
Image of David Nakabayashi.
Receptionist and Assistant to Human Resources Operations
Image of Karie Neukomm.
IT Administrative Operations Manager
Generic Portrait Outline
Assistant Professor of Biology
Image of Marie Nydam.

O

Visiting Assistant Professor of Peace and Conflict Studies
Image of Tetsushi Ogata.
Director of Study Abroad and International Internships Office
Alex Okuda

P

Adjunct Instructor - Spanish
Generic Portrait Outline
Professor of Comparative & International Education and Leadership
Image of Rosemary Papa
Systems Administrator
rakesh patel
Associate Professor of Studio Art
Anne Pearce
Vice President for Sponsored Research and External Academic Relations
Professor of Science
Bryan Penprase
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Image of Katherine Perry.
Associate Professor of Environmental Planning & Practice
Director of Environmental Studies
deike peters
Admission Systems Coordinator
Image of Avelino Pitts.

Q

Assistant Professor of Spanish Language and Culture
Director of the Language and Culture Program
verónica quezada

R

Associate Professor of Rhetoric and Composition
Aneil Rallin
Adjunct Instructor - Literature
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Associate Professor of World Art
nalini rao
Evening Athletic Equipment & Operations Coordinator
Image of Kaveh Razaghi.
Associate Professor of Latin American Studies
Director of International Studies
ian read
Assistant to the Faculty
Academic Events Coordinator
Image of Carin Rodgers-Bronstein.
Adjunct Instructor - Ceramics
Don Ryan

S

Executive Assistant to the President
Board Secretary
hiro sakai
Assistant Coach - Cross Country/Track and Field
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Director of International Development
toshiko sato
Adjunct Instructor - Chinese
Generic Portrait Outline
Manager of Domestic Development
colleen scherf-ghara
Assistant Director of Graduate Admission
Image of Synthia Schumaker.
Adjunct Instructor - International Relations
Generic Portrait Outline
Assistant Professor of French Language and Culture
Image of Sandrine Simeon.
Assistant to the Office of Academic Affairs
Image of Janna Skye.
Associate Professor of American History
james spady
Human Resources Manager - Benefits and Payroll
bobbie stemple

T

Vice President for Institutional Research and Assessment
Dean of the Graduate School
Professor of Linguistics and Education
tomoko takahashi
Professor of Psychology
Institutional Research and Assessment Coordinator
seiji takaku
Adjunct Instructor - Spanish
Generic Portrait Outline
Manager of Alumni Relations
Image of Megumi Tanaka.
Administrative Coordinator to the Graduate School and the Office of Institutional Research and Assessment
rika terui
Professor Emerita of Sociology
gail thomas
Instruction & Assessment Librarian
Image of Jennifer Tirrell.

U

Manager of Overseas Development
Image of Yuya Uchida
Manager of New Student Orientation and Shuttle Services
Image of Diana Ueda
Marketing and Communications Manager
Image of Jennifer Urbano

V

Associate Professor of Mathematics
Anna Varvak
Manager of Student Accounts
eiko vogtman
Associate Professor of Physics
Institutional Research and Assessment Coordinator
Director of Science & Math Program
Phat Vu

W

English Language Programs Director
Generic Portrait Outline
Associate Professor of Molecular/Cell Biology
Director of the Life Sciences Concentration
Image of Susan Walsh.
Manager of Technical Services
joy wang
Coordinator, Visual Images/Photography
Generic Portrait Outline
Vice President for Academic Affairs
Interim Dean of Faculty
Professor of East Asian History & International Studies
michael weiner
Financial Aid Data Analyst
John Werfelmann
Associate Professor of Rhetoric and Composition
Director of the Writing Program
kristi wilson
Dean of Enrollment Services
andrew woolsey
Director of Career Development & Internships
Image of Jonathan Wray

Y

Programs Coordinator and Editorial Assistant
Image of Kayo Yoshikawa

Z