Physical Science

Physical Science courses prepare students for a diversity of professions requiring an understanding of the fundamentals of the physical sciences. Such professions include teaching science at the secondary level, serving as a technical administrator in government and industry, or completing legal work with patents, scientific librarianship, and scientific journalism.

Department Administration and Staff

Office:  Academic Center 232 (AC 232)

Telephone: (805) 378-1572

  • Julius Sokenu, Dean
  • Mary Ann Beck, Administrative Assistant

Department Chair

  • Clint Harper, telephone (805) 378-1488

Full-time Faculty

A list of full-time faculty offices, telephone extensions and Fall 2012 office hours. 

Balazs Becht, Clinton Harper, Ron Wallingford

Part-time Faculty

Part-time faculty list their contact information for students on their course syllabi.  In addition, students can leave a message for a particular instructor with the division office by calling (805) 378-1572.


Donna Proske Allyn, Edna Ingram, Danita Redd

Counselors who specialize in the physical sciences, Donna Proske Allyn, Edna Ingram, and Denita Redd, can be contacted through the Counseling Office.

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