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Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences Department

The Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences Department offers courses in many areas of the humanities, arts, and social science fields of inquiry.

Chair Contact Information

All phone numbers are area code 951 and prefix 571
Full-Time Faculty Discipline Extension Location
Amy Balent Art x6219 Humanities 126A
Fabian Biancardi (Assistant Chair) Political Science x6129 Humanities 309B
R. Matthew Brown Music x6263 PSC 11A
Larisa Broyles (Department Chair) Anthropology x6133 Humanities 311
Gregory Elder History x6130 Humanities 310
Donald Foster (Sabbatical 2016-2017) Music x6263 PSC 11A
Travis Gibbs  Psychology x6150 Humanities 317
Jeanne Howard Guidance x6326 Student Services 307D
Gertrude 'Gertia' Lopez Counseling/Umoja x6446 Student Services 306
Anya-Kristina Marquis Geography x6212 SAS 335
Maria 'Cony' Martinez Spanish x6136 SAS 346
Barry McNaughton Music x6348 PSC 11D
Frankie Moore Student Activities x6149 Student Activities
Casey Orr Guidance x6355 Humanities 113
Maria Pacheco Guidance x6180 Student Services 304
LaTonya Parker Guidance x6132 Student Services 306
Larry Pena (Assistant Chair) Guidance x6158 Student Services 305B
Carmen Perches Guidance x6349 Humanities 113
Ann Pfeifle History x6243 Humanities 308
Bonavita Quinto-McCallum (Assistant Chair) Spanish x6386 SAS 336
Christopher Rocco Humanities x6244 Humanities 319B
Nick Sinigaglia Philosophy x6173 SAS 342
Salvador Soto Guidance x6246 Student Services 305C
Eric Thompson (On Leave) Sociology x6142 PSC 1-G
Adviye Tolunay-Ryan Psychology x6346 Humanities 213
Jeff Townsell, Jr. Counseling x6367 Humanities 113
Silvia Trejo Guidance x6258 Science & Technology 152
Mario Vega-Sanchez Spanish x6387 SAS 338



Course offerings in the disciplines below can vary. Please check the class schedule or WebAdvisor for current and planned offerings.

  • Administration of Justice
  • Anthropology
  • Art
  • Dance
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • Guidance
  • History
  • Humanities
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Theater Arts

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