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The Office of Communications and Media Relations tells the stories of Dominican University of California and promotes awareness of the University.

Contact us with news, events, alumni goings-on, and other Dominican news that might interest the community! 

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Sarah Gardner, executive director of Communications and Media Relations

University News

School of Liberal Arts and Education

School of Health and Natural Sciences

Barowsky School of Business

Featured Faculty Experts

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LeeAnn Bartolini, PhD

Professor and Co-Chair

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Matt Davis, PhD

Professor of Psychology, Tenured
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Margaret Fink, EdD, RN

Professor of Nursing
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Robin Gayle, MDiv, PhD

Professor and Chair, Department of Counseling Psychology
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Judy Halebsky, PhD

Director of the MFA Associate Professor of English

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Randall Hall, PhD

Lillian L.Y. Wang Yin, PhD Endowed Professor

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Alison Dana Howard, MA

Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science Chair, Division of Public Affairs
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Luanne Linnard-Palmer, EdD, MSN, RN

Professor of Nursing/Pediatric Nursing

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Jennifer Lucko, PhD

Program Director, Master of Science in Education
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Philip Charles Novak, PhD

Tenured Full Professor
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Ruth Ramsey, EdD, OTR/L

Dean, School of Health and Natural Sciences
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Leslie Ross, PhD

Professor and Chair of Art History and Visual Studies
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Wolfgang Schweigkofler, PhD

Research Assistant Professor and Lead Scientist at NORS-DUC
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Harlan Stelmach, PhD

Professor, Humanities
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Laura Stivers, PhD

Dean, School of Liberal Arts and Education
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Cynthia Taylor, PhD

Assistant Professor
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Elizabeth Truesdell, PhD

Chair, Department of Education Associate Professor
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Julia van der Ryn, MA

Executive Director, Center for Community Engagement Assistant Professor, Philosophy and Social Justice

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Dominican at-a-Glance

More Dominican Facts

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1,737

Total Enrollment

Dominican's full-time equivalent undergraduate and graduate class.

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12 Miles to the Golden Gate Bridge

Dominican is located in the heart of the Bay Area.

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3.6

GPA

Average Incoming First-Year Student GPA

Events

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Locations

Dominican University of California, 50 Acacia Ave., San Rafael, CA 94901

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