Giacomo Bono, Ph.D. Title: Assistant Professor Department: Psychology and Child Development Program Areas of Expertise Social and Developmental Psychology, Youth and Family well-being, Resilience and Positive Youth Development, Education Reform, and Parenting. Professional Background Dr. Giacomo Bono is an author, teacher and researcher in social and developmental psychology and in the behavioral sciences. He co-authored the book Making Grateful Kids: The Science of Building Character (2014, Templeton Press) with Hofstra University faculty member Jeffrey Froh. Bono has conducted and evaluated research in youth development programs in schools and communities. He is the director of ... Read More
Directory of CSUDH Experts
California State University, Dominguez Hills has exceptional scholars and educators who are among the most distinguished experts in their fields. The CSUDH Experts Guide is an online resource and tool that identifies faculty, administrators, and staff who offer special knowledge, informed opinions, and noteworthy perspectives on current and unique topics, and who are willing to speak with journalists.
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Mark Carrier Title: Professor Department: Psychology Areas of Expertise Computers and Human Behavior, Educational Psychology, Psychology of Technology Professional Background Carrier’s area of research expertise is the effect of personal technology use upon our brains and behavior. His work helps to document and to find the reasons that children, students, and regular people engage in odd, destructive, or maladaptive behaviors when using computer technology. It also helps to generate ways that people can assess, monitor, and change their behaviors at home, in the workplace, or at school. Research techniques and tools that are used by Carrier include laboratory-based psychology ... Read More
Carole Casten, Ph.D. Title: Professor Department: Kinesiology Areas of Expertise Physical Education; Health and Physical Activity; Physical Education Administration Professional Background Dr. Casten is an expert in the pedagogy of physical education and has written five textbooks on the subject. She has held numerous offices in professional organizations, including as the first female president of the Western Society for Kinesiology and Wellness, and been active presenting at conferences. She also serves as the director of physical education and athletics at the California Academy of Math and Science, a Long Beach Unified School District high school on the CSUDH campus, where she ... Read More
Scott W. Cheatham Title: Associate Professor Department: Kinesiology Areas of Expertise Physical Therapy Laws and Ethics, Orthopedic Physical Therapy, Kinesiology, Athletic Training, Strength and Conditioning, and Sports Medicine Professional Background Cheatham is an educator, consultant, and physical therapist. He is a national presenter for various organizations and has authored over 80 peer reviewed publications, textbook chapters, and several home study courses on the topics of orthopedics, health & fitness, and sports medicine. He is the co-editor and contributing author of the textbook titled Orthopedic Management of the Hip and Pelvis. Cheatham's professional ... Read More
Nancy A. Cheever Title: Professor Department: Communications Areas of Expertise Media Psychology, Smartphone Addiction, Journalism, Social Media Professional Background Cheever’s research examines the intersection of media use and content, and people’s psychological processes. She has co-authored/edited three books, including The Handbook of Psychology, Technology and Society (Wiley/Blackwell); iDisorder: Understanding our Obsession with Technology and Overcoming its Hold on Us (Palgrave/Macmillan); and Rewired: Understanding the Net Generation and How They Learn (Palgrave/Macmillan). Cheever teaches courses in media writing, research, theory and methods; media psychology; senior ... Read More