Skip to content Skip to navigation
See our Campus Ready site for most up to date information about the fall semester.Campus ReadyCOVID Help

Faculty Careers Day: CCC's and CSU's


Date: Friday, November 8, 2019

Time: 9:30AM - 3:30PM

Location: UC Merced Campus, Kolligian Library, Room 232

Faculty Careers Day is a conference that highlights academic career pathways at primarily teaching institutions. Faculty and Academic Administrators from California Community Colleges and California State Universities will visit the campus to share their experiences and advice about faculty careers at community and state institutions with a primary mission of undergraduate education and research. All graduate students and postdoctoral researchers are welcome. 

==>  Register HERE  <==

Faculty Careers Day Schedule:

9:30am Continental Breakfast
9:45am Welcome Address
10:00am CCC Faculty Presentation: Christiane Touma, Merced College
10:20am CCC Faculty Presentation: Frank Zendejas, Fresno City College
10:40am CCC Faculty Presentation: Kathy Kanemoto, Merced College
11:00am California Community Colleges Faculty Panel Moderated by Don Lopez, Fresno City College
12:00pm Lunch and Networking
1:00pm CSU Faculty Presentation: Jessica DeSilva, CSU Stanislaus
1:20pm CSU Faculty Presentation: Jennifer Randles, Fresno State University
1:40pm CSU Faculty Presentation: Nathaniel Bogie, San Jose State University 
2:00pm California State Universities Faculty Panel Moderated by Christopher Meyer, Fresno State University
3:00pm Closing Remarks
3:30pm Adjourn


Speaker Information:

Don Lopez, Vice President of Instruction, Fresno City College

Christiane Touma, Professor of Biology, Merced College

Frank Zendejas, Professor of Applied Technology, Fresno City College

Kathy Kanemoto, Professor of Engineering, Merced College

Christopher Meyer, Dean of Natural Sciences, Fresno State University

Jessica DeSilva, Professor of Mathematics, CSU Stanislaus

Jennifer Randles, Professor of Sociology, Fresno State University

Nathaniel Bogie, Professor of Geology, San Jose State University 


Please contact the Graduate Resource Center for more information or questions about this event at

This event is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the Center for Engaged Teaching and Learning (CETL), and the Graduate Student Pedagogy Association (GPA)