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: Administration Bldg. 136 (A 136)
Telephone: (805) 378-1572
- David Gatewood, PhD, MBA, Interim Dean of Student Learning
- Mary Anne Beck, Administrative Assistant
- Erik Reese, telephone (805) 378-1488
Full-time faculty members are:
Rick Edwards, Farisa Morales, Erik Reese, and Ron Wallingford
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.
Counselors who specialize in the physical sciences, Danita Redd and Samantha Zaldivar, can be contacted through the Counseling Office.