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Department Chair: Kristine M. Zentgraf

Department Office: Psychology Building, Room 145

Telephone: (562) 985-4602

Faculty: Sabrina Alimahomed-Wilson, Nielan Barnes, Carole Campbell, Michael Chavez, Norma Stoltz Chinchilla, Jeffrey Davis, Shelley T. Eriksen, J. William Gibson, Jan Haldipur, Nancy Martin, Chantrey J. Murphy, Leakhena Nou, Steven Osuna, Varisa Patrapon, Esa Syeed, Oliver Wang, Jake Wilson, Kerry Woodward, Kristine M. Zentgraf

Administrative Support Coordinators: Kim Glick, Jacqueline Southern

Students desiring information should refer to the department website or contact the department office for referral to faculty advisor:

Undergraduate Advisors: Nancy Martin, Kerry Woodward, Jake Wilson

Graduate Advisor: Kerry Woodward

Career Possibilities

Sociologist • Social Worker • Health Care Administrator • Community Organizer • School Counselor • Urban Planner • Personnel Manager • Statistician • Public Health Worker • College Student Service Worker • Lawyer • Lobbyist • City Planning Aide • Adoption Counselor • Market Researcher • Employment Interviewer • Management Trainee (Some of these, and other careers, require additional education or experience. For more information, see


Sociology courses are suitable for fulfilling general education or elective requirements for students of other majors.

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