Office of Graduate Studies

Cal State Fullerton offers outstanding opportunities for students to pursue a graduate degree and attain their personal and professional goals. Approximately 2,100 full-time and part-time dedicated faculty members – scholars, researchers, writers, composers, artists and mentors – bring a diversity of teaching styles, interests and personalities to Cal State Fullerton. Many are nationally recognized through their publications, research grants and other professional activities. 

Contact information

Office Hours

  • Monday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday, 8:00 am – 7:00 pm (Extended Hours)
  • Wednesday, 8:00 am – 7:00 pm (Extended Hours)
  • Thursday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Office of Graduate Studies

Dr. Katherine Powers
Director

Dr. Katherine Powers

Sonya Felton
Administrative Support Coordinator

Sonya Felton

Daphne Jones
Admissions Coordinator

Daphne Jones

Yessica Peñate
Evaluator/Advisor

Yessica Peñate

Eliot Cossaboom
Thesis/Dissertation Reader

Eliot Cossaboom

Lynn Winter
Evaluator/Advisor

Lynn Winter

Dr. Matt Englar Carlson
Faculty Coordinator, Mentoring Program

Dr. Matt Englar Carlson

Dr. Sandra Perez
Faculty Coordinator Pre-Doctoral

Dr. Sandra Perez

Dr. Garcia
Associate Interim Director

Dr. Joe Albert Garcia

SOAR

Rigo Hernandez
Project Manager

Rigo Hernandez

Luis Molina
Advising Manager

Luis Molina

Pam Migliore
Administrative Specialist

Pam Migliore

Dr. Julián Jefferies
SOAR Faculty Coordinator

Dr. Julián Jefferies

Dr. Daniela Rubin
SOAR Faculty Coordinator

Dr. Daniela Rubin

Graduate Learning Specialists

Dr. Gina Armendariz
Writing Tutor

Dr. Gina Armendariz

Dr. Elizabeth A. Su
Writing Tutor

Dr. Elizabeth A. Suárez

Dr. Michael Itagaki
Writing Tutor

Dr. Michael Itagaki

Johanna Kim
Writing Tutor

Johanna Kim

Ralph Rodriguez
Writing Tutor

Ralph Rodriguez

Marissa Danielsen
Writing Tutor

Marissa Danielsen