Our Faculty

View a listing of faculty and lecturers for the San Diego State University Ed.D. in Community College Leadership program.

Postsecondary/Community College Leadership Faculty

  • Eric Bishop, Ed.D., Vice President, Student Services, Chaffey College
  • George Boggs, Ph.D., President & CEO Emeritus of the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC), Palomar College 
  • Wendy Bracken, Ed.D., Program Director of Ed.D. in Community College Leadership, San Diego State University
  • Marilee Bresciani Ludvik, Ph.D., Professor, Postsecondary Education
  • Chuck Degeneffe, Ph.D., Professor, Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Bonnie A. Dowd, Ed.D., CMA, Executive Vice Chancellor for Business and Technology Services, San Diego Community College District
  • Eric R. Felix, Ph.D., Associate Professor
  • Nan Hampton, Ph.D., Professor, Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Frank Harris III, Ed.D., Professor, Postsecondary Education
  • Felisha Herrera Villarreal, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Community College Leadership
  • Bridget Herrin, Ed.D., Program Co-Director of Executive Certificate Program, San Diego State University
  • Aaron Iffland, Ph.D., San Diego State University/Claremont Graduate University Joint Ph.D. Program in Education (Education Policy, Evaluation, and Reform)
  • Pam Luster, Ed.D., President of San Diego Mesa College
  • Bill Piland, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Community College Leadership, San Diego State University
  • Caren Sax, Ed.D., Professor, Rehabilitation Counseling & ARPE/ Interwork Chair
  • Ricky Shabazz, Ed.D., President of San Diego City College
  • Scott Thayer, Ed.D., Interim Vice President of Student Services, San Bernardino Valley College
  • Mark Tucker, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Marissa Vasquez, Ed.D., Assistant Professor, Community College Leadership
  • Gregory Wilson Ed.D., Curriculum Analyst, San Diego State University