Yann Abdourazakou, Ph.D. Title: Associate Professor Department: Sports Management Areas of Expertise Sports Marketing, Sports Management Professional Background Abdourazakou’s research, course development, and teaching draws on multiple disciplines, including management theory, strategic marketing, sport management and focus on national and global competition. Abdourazakou is a member of the editorial board for the International Journal of Kinesiology and Sports Science (IJKSS), a peer-reviewed journal established in Australia. He has a special interest for the sports business industry as it relates to different consumer behavior segments (fantasy sports, social media, stadiums ... 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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Brent Becker, M.P.A. Title: Lecturer Department: Criminal Justice Areas of Expertise Law Enforcement/Criminal Justice Professional Background Becker held the rank of lieutenant in the Los Angeles County Sheriff Department for 31 years, and retired at the administrative level. He was a training officer at the rank of deputy sheriff, sergeant, and served as a lieutenant/watch commander. Becker also performed as a supervisor at various ranks in jail/custody environments, as well as a field patrol, and spent three years as a drill instructor in the LAC Sheriff’s Department Academy. He has 11 years of experience as a criminal justice adjunct professor/lecturer at ... Read More
Mohsen Beheshti, Ph.D. Title: Professor and Chair Department: Computer Science Areas of Expertise Computer Educational, Cyber Security Professional Background Beheshti’s research interests include network security, big data, multidisciplinary research, and curriculum development. He serves as director of Center for Excellence in Knowledge Management and Computational Science at CSUDH to help promote research and education for the college, as well as director of the Computer Science Research Lab, where he conducts research in intrusion detection system and data mining/big data in collaboration. Beheshti has developed new graduate and undergraduate programs to better prepare students ... Read More
Dana Belu, Ph.D. Title: Associate Professor and Chair Department: Philosophy Areas of Expertise Education, Literacy and Technology; Human Behavior; Media, Technology; Video, Television, Film; Women’s Issues. Professional Background Dr. Belu's primary area of expertise is philosophy, including philosophy of technology, and ethics and feminist philosophy; especially as it comments on issues involving the use of reproductive technology and reproductive choices. Dr. Belu is a frequent public speaker, giving talks on feminist phenomenology, the philosophy of mothering and the benefits and harms that reproductive technologies pose to women's well being. Languages English, Romanian, German, ... Read More
Shari R. Berkowitz, Ph.D. Title: Assistant Professor Department: Criminal Justice Administration Areas of Expertise Eyewitness memory, false memory, false confession, wrongful convictions Professional Background Berkowitz’s program of research, at the broadest level, focuses on the intersection of criminal justice, psychology and law. Her particular research interests include: eyewitness memory, false memory, false confession, and the causes and consequences of wrongful convictions. In addition, Berkowitz serves as an expert witness and consultant in legal cases involving eyewitness memory and memory distortion. She has consulted in cases for both the prosecution/plaintiff and the ... Read More