Faculty


Eve-Anne Doohan

Associate Professor and Chair of Communication Studies
(415) 422-5367

Eve-Anne Doohan joined the faculty at USF in 2004. She studies the communication of married couples, with a particular interest in relational history...

Education:

PhD/MA, Speech Communication, University of Washington | BA, Communication Arts, Gonzaga University

Courses:

Communication & Everyday Life, Relational Communication, Family Communication, Nonverbal Communication, Directed Project, Communication Studies Internship

Diana Lattimore

Associate Professor
(415) 422-2141

Diana Lattimore, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Kinesiology Department at the University of San Francisco. She teaches Exercise Psychology,...

Education:

PhD, The University of South Carolina

Courses:

Directed Study, Introduction to Kinesiology, Exercise Psychology, Exercise and Health Promotion, Exercise and Healthy Kids, Professional Practicum, Directed Study

Helen Maniates

Assistant Professor, Teacher Education
(415) 422-5917

Professor Maniates has been an educational consultant, content expert and teacher trainer for over 20 years. Most recently, she was with San...

Education:

PhD in Language, Literacy and Culture, University of California, Berkeley, 2010

Courses:

Learning and Teaching, Multiple Subject Curriculum and Instruction: Early Literacy, Issues in Reading Research: Theories and Practice, Reading Practicum: Supervised Field Experiences, Directed Study

Noriko Milman

Assistant Professor
(415) 422-5173

Noriko Milman received her BA in Women's Studies and Sociology, and her MA and PhD in Sociology, all from UCLA. She was a Visiting Assistant...

Education:

PhD, Sociology, UCLA | MA, Sociology, UCLA | BA, Women's Studies and Sociology, UCLA

Courses:

Foreword: Comtemporary Issues, Intro to Teaching Profession, Intro to Sociology, U.S. Inequalities and Social Justice, Research Methods, Urban Education, Social Worlds of Children, Sociology of Education, Current Issues in Sociology, Directed Study, Directed Reading

Saralyn Ruff

Assistant Professor
(415) 422-4376

Professor Ruff received a Master in Education, a Master in Couples and Family Therapy, and a doctorate in Human Development and Family Studies. She...

Education:

MEd, Counseling, Family and Human Services, University of Oregon | MEd, Couples and Family Therapy, University of Oregon | PhD, Human Development and Family Studies, Purdue University

Courses:

General Psychology, Research Design, Abnormal Psychology, Psychology of Gender, Perspectives in Psychology, Child Maltreatment, Advanced Research Methods, Psychology Practicum

Shannon Siegel

Associate Professor

Shannon Siegel, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Kinesiology at the University of San Francisco. She teaches courses in the areas...

Education:

PhD, Michigan State University

Courses:

Introduction to Kinesiology, Measurement and Statistics, Special Topics in KIN, Motor Development

Allison Thorson

Associate Professor
(415) 422-5703

Allison Thorson joined the faculty at USF in 2009. She is a committee member on the Interdisciplinary Minor in Aging and Gerontology and Chair of the...

Education:

PhD, Communication Studies, University of Nebraska-Lincoln | MA, Missouri State University | BA, University of Northern Iowa

Courses:

Quantitative Research Methods, The Dark Side of Interpersonal/Family Communication, Family Communication, Communication & Aging, Directed Project, Communication Studies Internship, Research Methods

Contact Info

Office of Child and Youth Studies

Mon-Fri 9:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Kalmanovitz Hall 313 / 332
2130 Fulton Street
San Francisco, CA 94117-1082
(415) 422-5703