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San Diego State University

SDSU Department of Dual Language and English Learner Education (formerly Policy Studies in Language & Cross-Cultural Education)

Faculty

Cristina Alfaro, Ph.D.

Cristina Alfaro, Ph.D.

Associate Professor/ Project CORE Director
Phone: 619.594.5155
Karen Cadiero-Kaplan, Ph.D.

Karen Cadiero-Kaplan, Ph.D.

Department Chair/ Professor/ Coordinator Single Subject 
Sera Hernandez, Ph.D.

Sera Hernandez, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Phone: 619.594.1943
 Saul Maldonado

Saul I. Maldonado, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone: 619.594.2276
Email: smaldonado@mail.sdsu.edu 

Emeritus Faculty

    Alberto M. Ochoa, Ed.D

Alberto M. Ochoa, Ed.D

Professor Emeritus

Lecturers 

Faculty that serve in a variety of contexts for the MS and SS Bilingual Credential programs. All are experienced in teaching and learning methodology in the bilingual classroom context.


    Sarah Maheronnaghsh, Ph.D.

Sarah Maheronnaghsh, Ph.D.

Full Time Lecturer/ 
Single Subject Secondary & Multiple Subject Elementary Advisor 
Phone:619.594.3266
    Tamara Collins-Parks, Ph.D.

Tamara Collins-Parks, Ph.D.

Full Time Lecturer/edTPA Coordinator/Graduate Advisor
    Jorge Cuevas Antillon

Jorge Cuevas Antillón

Lecturer
    Xochitl Archey

Xochitl Archey

Lecturer/Research Assistant, Project CORE
    Guillermo Castillo

Guillermo Castillo

Lecturer

Jorge A. Ramirez Delgado, Ph.D.

Lecturer
Phone: (619)426-2885
Email: jorge.ramirez@cvesd.org

    Rick Froehbrodt

Rick Froehbrodt

Lecturer
    Guillermo Gomez, Ph.D.

Guillermo Gomez, Ph.D.

Lecturer/Social Justice Educator/ SDUSD
    Lydia Morales-Hoffman

Lydia Morales-Hoffman

Lecturer
    Emily Jullie

Emily Jullié

Lecturer/Language Examiner
    Ricardo A. Medina

Ricardo A. Medina

Lecturer
    Melissa Navarro, M.Ed.

Melissa Navarro, M.Ed.

Lecturer
    Robert E. Pollack, M.A.Ed.

Robert E. Pollack, M.A.Ed.

Lecturer/Chula Vista Elementary School District

 

Online Professors


 Patricia Fernandez

Patricia Fernandez

Professor 

Emailpatriciafernandez123@gmail.com

    Amanda Matas, Ph.D.

Amanda Matas, Ph.D.

Lecturer/Middle School Humanities Teacher
Phone (619)261-1353
Email: mandymatas@hotmail.com

Jill Mora

Jill Mora

Professor 

Email: jmora@mail.sdsu.edu  


Supervisors


Lupe Holguin Buell, Ph.D.

Clinical Supervisor - Single Subject 
    Edna Zavala-Newham

Edna Zavala-Newham

Bilingual Credential Program Supervisor
    Griselda Palma

Griselda Palma

Bilingual Credential Program Supervisor

Staff

    Esmeralda Cortez

Esmeralda Cortez

Administrative Support Coordinator
Phone: 619.594.5155
Email: ecortez@mail.sdsu.edu