Full-Time Faculty

Malloy Hall, Room 232

Dr. Callahan is a Professor at the University of San Francisco, with a joint appointment from the USF School of Management and the USF School of Nursing and Health Professions.

Callahan is Co-Director of the USF Master of Public Health Program in Sacramento and the Director of the Health Services Administration concentration in the Master of Public Administration in the School of Management. His health and human services consulting contracts have been in the states of California, Washington...

  • Doctorate in Public Administration (DPA), University of Southern California, LA, CA. Dissertation: The Politics of Structural Choice: Cooperation in Political Environments
  • Master of Public...
  • Leadership Practices
  • Strategic Planning
Malloy Hall, Room 409

Richard Greggory Johnson III is a tenured Full Professor for the University of San Francisco, School of Management. He is also Director of the Business Minor in the School of Management.

Professor Johnson’s research centers on social equity within the fields of public policy, management, higher education and Human Resources Management.  He has been teaching in higher education for almost twenty years and is widely published with several peer-reviewed books and over two dozen peer-reviewed...

  • Doctorate in Public Policy & Administration, Golden Gate University, Edward S. Ageno School of Business
  • M.A, Social and Public Policy, Georgetown University
  • MS, Public Services Management, DePaul...
SFH Downtown Campus, Second floor

Anthony Patino is a renowned expert in entertainment, advertising, and promotion, consumer behavior, public policy and marketing analytics. He holds degrees in marketing, business administration, planning and social policy from Duke University, Harvard University, and Temple University. His widely-published research takes him to conferences all over the U.S.

During his career in entertainment, Patino worked in marketing, sales and research at leading entertainment firms like Sony Picture...

  • PhD, Business Administration, Marketing, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2006
  • MBA, Marketing, Duke University, North Carolina, 1991
  • MA, Administration, Planning and Social Policy...
Malloy Hall, Room 401

William (Billy) Riggs, PhD, AICP, LEED AP is a global expert and thought leader in the areas of autonomy and smart transportation, housing, economics and urban development. He has over 100 publications in these areas and has had his work featured in multiple national media outlets — including the Economist, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post and the Atlantic.  He is currently a professor at the University of San Francisco School of Management, director of strategy and research at Sustinere...

  • Ph.D., City and Regional Planning, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, 2011
  • Master of Urban Planning, Economics and Spatial Analysis, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, 2003
  • Bachelor of Arts...
SFH Downtown Campus, Room 226

Richard D. Waters is an associate professor in the School of Management, where he teaches strategic communication and communication management courses. His primary research interests are fundraising, stakeholder loyalty and relationship cultivation, and the use of new technologies in organizational communication efforts.

He serves on the editorial review boards at Public Relations Review, Journal of Public Relations Research, Journal of Public and Nonprofit Sector Management, Journal of...

  • PhD, Mass Communications, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 2007
  • MS, Public Relations, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, 2000
  • ABJ, Public Relations (Minor in Political Science), University...
  • Public relations and strategic communication

Part-Time Faculty

Vipul has been a serial entrepreneur in Silicon Valley for the past 20 years.  During that time, he has led multiple departments including business development, sales, and products. His teams have engaged clients on strategy, change management, operations, and metric achievement using technology and business process improvement.  He values developing close relationships with clients in order to drive real and lasting change.

Vipul has been responsible for creating over $4B+ in trackable...

  • University of Virginia (UVa), BS in Commerce, 1994
  • Amos Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College, MBA, 1999
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning
  • Natural language processing
  • Startups
  • Healthcare

Faculty Emeritus

SFH Downtown Campus, Room 226

Professor Larry Brewster is an educator, author, and professional consultant with areas of specialization that include public policy, organizational systems and development, social psychology, management theories and practice. Dr. Brewster is the co-author of A Primer of California Politics and The Public Agenda: Issues in American Politics.

With unparalleled commitment to his students and fellow faculty, Dr. Brewster has served in high-tier administrative appointments as Dean, Associate Dean...

  • PhD, University of Southern California, 1975
  • MPA, Coursework completed, University of Southern California, 1976
  • MA, California State University at Fullerton, 1969
  • AB, California State University...
  • Public Policy
  • Organizational Systems and Development
  • Social Psychology
  • Management Theories and Practice
SFH Downtown Campus, Room 224

Catherine Horiuchi, Associate Professor and Program Director of the Master of Public Administration program, employs her extensive multi-disciplinary expertise in organizational theory, public administration and analysis, quantitative methods, statistics, and emerging technologies—with the continuing aim of serving her students in her role as educator.

Dr. Horiuchi is the former Associate Dean of Academic Affairs for the School of Management, where she led the recruitment, development...

  • DPA, Public Administration, University of Southern California, 2001
  • Graduate Studies in Linguistics and Computer Science, University of California, San Diego, 1982–84
  • MA, Linguistics, University...
  • Organizational theory
  • Public administration and analysis
  • Quantitative methods
  • Statistics
  • Emerging technologies