Mar 24, 2018  
2017-2018 CSU East Bay Catalog 
2017-2018 CSU East Bay Catalog

More Information on Semester Conversion 2018

Department of Hospitality, Recreation and Tourism

 Hayward Hills Campus MapThe Department Office is located on the 1st Floor of the PE building, Room 130. 
Hours Open: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday.
Dept. Phone: (510) 885-3043


Professor Emerita

Melany Spielman, Ph.D. University of Oregon



Mary F. Fortune, Ed.D. University of San Francisco

Zaher Hallab, Ph.D. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Doris D. Yates, Ph.D. Michigan State University


Associate Professors

Christopher Chamberlain (Chair), D.M. University of Phoenix

Nancy B. White, Ph.D. University of New Mexico


Assistant Professors

Saehya Ann, Ph.D. Texas Tech University

Erick Kong, M.S., California State University, East Bay

Thomas Padron, Ph.D. Capella University

Semih Yilmaz, Ph.D. University of Florida



Kenneth L. Hanley, M.S. California State University, Hayward

Margaret Zeiger, M.S., Golden Gate University

Janeen Hill, M.S., Guelph University

Lisa Smusz, M.F.T., California State University, East Bay

Mission Statement:

Our mission is to educate and prepare leaders who contribute to the quality of life of individuals and our communities, both locally and globally, through Hospitality, Recreation and Tourism.




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