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

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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Matthew S. Davis

Adjunct Professor
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Margaret Fink, EdD, RN

Professor of Nursing
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Robin Gayle, PhD, MDiv

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

Director of the MFA 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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Leslie Ross, PhD

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

Research Associate Professor and Lead Scientist at NORS-DUC
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Laura Stivers, PhD

Professor Philosophy, Religion, Social Justice
Cynthia Taylor

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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A diverse, curious, and engaged student body.

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12 short miles to San Francisco

A suburban campus with big-city access.

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