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
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.
Jen Stacy, Ph.D. Title: Assistant Professor Department: Liberal Studies Areas of Expertise Foundations of Education, Multilingual Education, Literacy/Literacies, Family-School Partnerships Professional Background Stacy teaches courses in the foundations of education (historical and anthropological understanding of education as well as multicultural education), early literacy, and language learning. Currently, she is coordinating the development of a new 4-year Integrated Teacher Education Program for future bilingual teachers. Central to all of Stacy’s teaching endeavors is a commitment to social justice education and integrating critical pedagogy. Stacy’s research centers on ... Read More
Zaman Stanizai, Ph.D. Title: Professor Department: Political Science Areas of Expertise Political Science, Linguistics, Islamic Studies, Islamic History, Islamic Mysticism Professional Background Stanizai is both a professor of Political Science at California State University, Dominguez Hills and a professor of Mythological Studies at the Pacifica Graduate Institute in Santa Barbara, California. The Fulbright has engaged in extensive postdoctoral studies in Sufism and mysticism, concentrating on the thought of Ibn Arabi and Rumi. His literary work is published in Persian, Pashto, and English. As a peace advocate, Stanizai blogs in the Middle East Institute and on HuffingtonPost.com. He ... Read More
Charles Thomas Title: Assistant Professor Department: Accounting, Finance, Law and Economics Areas of Expertise Real Estate Law, Business Law, Commercial Real Estate Finance, Branding and Marketing, Business Management, Conflict Resolution, Corporate Governance, Criminal Justice, Cross Cultural Collaboration, Peace Building, Distance Learning, Diversity, Cooperative Learning, Multicultural Competencies, Education Reform, Labor Relations, Legal Writing, Political Rhetoric, Africana Studies, African American Education. Professional Background Charles Thomas joined the faculty at CSU Dominguez Hills in 2009. In addition to teaching, Thomas advises business majors many of whom are looking ... Read More
Ricardo Ulivi, Ph.D. Title: Professor Department: Finance Areas of Expertise Finance, Financial Management, Retirement Planning Professional Background Dr. Ulivi started in the financial advisory business as result of his dissertation for his Ph.D. in business administration, emphasizing in comprehensive financial planning. Ulivi was professor of finance at CSU Dominguez Hills for over 33 years, teaching courses in personal finance, investment analysis, financial management and real estate principles. He has also been an active personal financial adviser, specializing in retirement planning. Languages English, Spanish. Education Ph.D. Business Administration, The University of ... Read More