Academic Staff

Name Job Title Phone Email
George Blumenthal  Director, Center for Studies in Higher Education (510) 644-7834 gblumenthal@berkeley.edu
Josefina Castillo Baltodano Founder and Executive Director, Executive Leadership Academy and Senior Research Associate – External Relations of the CSHE (510) 642-4343

josiebaltodano@berkeley.edu

John Aubrey Douglass Senior Research Fellow (510) 643-9211 douglass@berkeley.edu
Igor Chirikov SERU Consortium Director and Senior Researcher (510) 642-5418

chirikov@berkeley.edu

Administrative Staff

Name Job Title Phone Email
Helena Brykarz
Center Manager (510) 642-7703  cshe@berkeley.edu
Samantha Rushing Program Administrator & Executive Assistant, Executive Leadership Academy (510) 643-9212 srushing849@berkeley.edu
Elisabeth Gordon Financial Analyst (510) 642-5653 eegordon@berkeley.edu
Gemma Givens

Events & Communication Specialist

(510) 642-0573 ggivens@berkeley.edu
VACANT CSHE Program Support Assistant

Research Associates

Name Job title Role
Zachary Bleemer Director, UC Cliometric History Project Research Associate
Tongshan Chang Senior Researcher - SERU Consortium, UCOP Research Associate
Rahul Choudaha Senior Researcher - SERU Consortium Research Associate
Richard J. Edelstein Senior Associate Research Associate
Karin Fischer Research Associate Research Associate
Grace Ufuk Taneri Research Associate - Research University Going Global Research Associate
Margaret Heisel Senior Associate Research Associate
Cécile Hoareau Research Associate - Research University Going Global Research Associate
Olena Horner Research Associate - SERU Consortium, University of Minnesota Research Associate
Ronald L. Huesman Principal Researcher - SERU Consortium, University of Minnesota Research Associate
James A. Hyatt Senior Research Associate, Vice Chancellor for Budget & Finance and CFO Emeritus Research Associate
Anne MacLachlan Senior Researcher Emerita and Visiting Scholars Coordinator Research Associate
Ellen Switkes Senior Associate Research Associate
Gregg Thomson Principal Researcher - SERU Consortium Research Associate
Daniel Jones White Principal Researcher and SERU North American Division Managing Director - SERU Consortium, University of Minnesota Research Associate

Associates

Name Job title Role
Marian Gade Former CSHE Deputy Director, Clark Kerr Associate Associates
Saul Geiser Senior Associate Associates
Diane Harley Retired Senior Researcher Associates
Gary Matkin Dean of Continuing Education, University of California, Irvine Associates
Karen Merritt Senior Associate University History Associates
Brian Murphy President Emeritus De Anza College Associates
Patricia A. Pelfrey Senior Research Associate Emerita Associates
Xia Teng Associate, Former Senior Associate for the Berkeley Institute on Higher Education Associates
Ami Zusman Associate Associates

Affiliated Faculty

Name Job title Role
Richard C. Atkinson Affiliated Faculty
Steven G. Brint Principal Researcher - SERU Consortium, Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Public Policy, UC Riverside Affiliated Faculty
Carol Christ Chancellor, University of California Berkeley Affiliated Faculty
Ding-Jo Currie Former Chancellor, Coast Community Colleges District Affiliated Faculty
Charlie Eaton Assistant Professor, Sociology, UC Merced Affiliated Faculty
Paula Fass Professor Emerita, History, UC Berkeley Affiliated Faculty
Cristina Gonzalez Professor, School of Education, UC Davis Affiliated Faculty
M.R.C. Greenwood President Emerita, University of Hawaii; Chancellor Emerita, UC Santa Cruz; Distinguished Professor, Emerita, UC Davis Affiliated Faculty
Janet Holmgren President Emerita, Mills College Affiliated Faculty
Wyatt R. (Rory) Hume Former Provost and Executive Vice President, University of California Affiliated Faculty
C. Judson King Former CSHE Director and Professor Emeritus of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Affiliated Faculty
Gary M. Matkin Affiliated Faculty
Michael Nacht Former Interim Director Affiliated Faculty
Christine Musselin Affiliated Faculty
Maresi Nerad SERU Senior Researcher, Professor Emerita, Higher Education, University of Washington, Seattle Affiliated Faculty
Karl S. Pister Chancellor Emeritus, UC Santa Cruz and Former Director, CSHE Affiliated Faculty
Sheldon Rothblatt Professor Emeritus, History, UC Berkeley Affiliated Faculty
Maria Veronica Santelices Affiliated Faculty
Robert Shireman Affiliated Faculty
Marijk Van der Wende Professor of Higher Education, Utrecht University Affiliated Faculty