Sohaila Shakib, Ph.D. Title: Professor Department: Sociology Areas of Expertise Sport Sociology; Gender and Sport; Race and Sport; Smoking; Obesity; Physical Activity Professional Background Dr. Shakib's work focuses on sports gender and race, chronic illness and smoking. She was previously a senior research associate at the Institute for Health Promotion & Disease Prevention Research at USC's Keck School of Medicine. She also was s staff research associate at the Center for Community Health, Neuropsychiatric Institute, at University of California at Los Angeles. Her work has been published in journals such as American Journal of Preventative Medicine, International Review for the ... 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.
To find an expert source for your story, use the search tools on the right. The Communications and Public Affairs staff are available to help reporters meet their deadlines, assist with long-lead editorials, and provide timely information for print, broadcast, and online media.
Carole A. Shea, Ph.D., R.N., FAAN Title: Professor Emerita Department: School of Nursing Areas of Expertise Diversity, Mental Health, Nursing, Nursing, Mental Health, Women’s Issues, Patient Care, Coping with Chronic Illness. Professional Background Dr. Shea's scholarship includes 75+ national and international presentations, and the publication of more than 25 chapters and articles on nursing education, teaching, leadership, management, and coping with chronic illness. She is the author of "Management in Nursing: A Vital Link in the Health Care System" and "Advanced Practice Nursing in Psychiatric and Mental Health Care." She is the previous director of the CSU Dominguez Hills School ... Read More
Gurpreet Singh, Ph.D. Title: Program Director Department: Quality, at the College of Extended & International Education Areas of Expertise Quality Management, Lean Six Sigma, Operational Excellence, Change Management, Supply Chain Management Professional Background Gurpreet Singh is an international award-winning thought leader, consultant, entrepreneur, coach and educator. Before joining CSUDH, he taught at Rutgers Business School in New Jersey since 2011, and teaches various MBA, MS and executive MBA courses in the field of Lean Six Sigma and Supply Chain Management. He is also actively conducting research on deployment of Lean Six Sigma in service sector and how it impacts ... Read More
Carl D. Sneed, Ph.D. Title: Associate Professor Department: Psychology Areas of Expertise Teaching interests include social psychology, and psychosocial factors related to health psychology. His primary research interest is how parents talk to their children about sex. Professional Background Work in adolescent health behavior and mental health for child and adolescent populations. Most recent publication: Indices of Lifetime Polydrug Use Among Adolescents. Recipient of the 2012 Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity Award. Education Ph. D. University of California, Riverside M.A. University of California, Riverside B.A. California State University, ... Read More
Melissa St. James Title: Associate Professor Department: Management and Marketing Areas of Expertise Advertising, Branding and Marketing, Marketing, Travel, Tourism, Wine Marketing and Tourism, Celebrity Endorsements. Professional Background Melissa St. James has taught at the university level for more than 15 years, including positions at CSU Dominguez Hills, CSU San Bernardino, University of San Diego, and George Washington University. She has been quoted in many top tier publications such as the LA Times, MSNBC and Associated Press for her expertise in advertising, marketing and celebrity endorsements. Languages English Education Ph.D. Marketing, The George Washington ... Read More