“During my freshman year of college, a brothel housing child sex slaves was busted in a neighborhood close to mine. I was raised to believe I live in our ‘Land of the Free,’ but that day, I discovered slavery, even of children, is still a very real problem,” says Marcus who based on her exhaustive research of real sex trafficking cases.According to the United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime, sex trafficking will overtake drugs and weapons as society’s most pervasive crime.He has led initiatives in alternative methods and new spaces for innovative educational delivery. Gerbasi began teaching theatre in Chapman’s Communications Department in 1982. As Assistant Provost she reviews academic appeals, new and revised courses, and changes in the annual catalogs as well as communicates with faculty and staff on a number of academic deadlines. Arredondo Samson came to Chapman from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, where she served as a research associate in the Office of Institutional Research and Planning. in Higher Education and Organizational Change, a M. in Educational Psychology with an emphasis in counseling, and a B. in Psychology--all from the University of California, Los Angeles.Before joining the Provost’s office in 2007 she was Associate Dean of the School of Communication Arts for many years. in Communications with an emphasis in media production and a M. She was the principal investigator for that institution's Campus Climate Survey project, was involved in the preparation of their accreditation self-study report, and worked to develop several campus-wide surveys. She currently works with "Achieving the Dream," a multiyear national initiative to help community college students succeed. As director she supports faculty processes for hiring, tenure and promotion, annual evaluations, and faculty development. Prior to joining Chapman University in 2007, she held faculty positions at Miami University (OH), James Madison University, and California State University, Fresno. Bidmead teaches classes in Religious Studies, FFC, and the University Honors Program.For 20 years she served as tournament director for the Henry Kemp-Blair Annual Shakespeare Tournament. Before arriving at CSU Pomona, she was at the nationally recognized Higher Education Research Institute at UCLA. She completed her Masters in Human Resource Management at Chapman University and holds a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. She has won several teaching awards including the Valerie Scudder Award and Pedagogical Innovative Award. Bidmead's publications include The Akitu Festival: Religious Continuity and Royal Legitimation in Mesopotamia (Gorgias Press, 2004), Invest Your Humanity (Pickwick, 2016), and numerous articles on Near Eastern religion, ritual studies, and gender.She was on the producing team for American Celebration from 1984-2005, most recently serving as executive producer. Eileen works closely with faculty and faculty governance. Meyer Faculty Athenaeum which serves as a center for faculty discussion and collegial support. Julye Bidmead is the Director of the Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs and an Associate Professor of Religious Studies in Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences. Her most recent research project, Recovering Women's Rituals in the Ancient Near East (Equinox Press), explores women's religious roles and rites of passage in ancient Israel, Mesopotamia, and Canaan. Bidmead is currently the Education Director and field archaeologist on the Jezreel Expedition, where she spends her summers excavating the world of the ancient Israelites. As Director, Roberto oversees the undergraduate academic advising services provided by the Academic Advising Center.
As the former Assistant Dean of Undergraduate Programs at the Argyros School of Business and Economics, Dr.They've followed the game all their lives and have no small amount of talent on the court.As Quincy and Monica struggle to make their relationship work, they follow separate career paths though high school and college basketball and, they hope, into stardom in big-league professional ball.Currently, he is a leading advocate for the implementation of analytics education and research at the University.In 2015-16, he implemented an interdisciplinary minor in Analytics at the Argyros School and Schmid College open to all Chapman Students.