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2017-2018 CSU East Bay Catalog 
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Department of Educational Psychology

 Hayward Hills Campus MapThe Department Office is located on the 2nd Floor of the AE building, Room 250.
Hours Open: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday.
Dept. Phone: (510) 885-3011


Professors Emeriti

Jacki L. Anderson, Ph.D. University of Wisconsin

Ann Halvorsen, Ed.D. University of California, Berkeley/San Francisco State University

Rolla Lewis, Ed.D. University of San Francisco (FERP)



John M. Davis (Chair), Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley

R. Greg Jennings, Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley

Linda Smetana, Ed.D. Brigham Young University


Associate Professors

Randi Cowdery, Ph.D. Loma Linda University

Janet P. Logan, Ph.D. University of Wyoming

Terry Soo-Hoo, Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley

Oanh Kim Tran, Ph.D. University of Oregon


Assistant Professor

Angela Tang, Ph.D. Oregon State University


Graduate Coordinators:

  • M.S.  in Special Education
    Ann T. Halvorsen (Moderate-Severe Disabilities)
    Linda Smetana (Mild-Moderate Disabilities)
  • M.S. Counseling
    Greg Jennings (Clinical Child/School Psychology)
    Randi Cowdery (Marriage and Family Therapy)
    Angela Tang (School Counseling, and Marriage, Family Therapy)

Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Educational Psychology is to prepare a diverse population of students as professional counselors, psychologists, special education specialists, and researchers for effective and innovative work in a variety of settings, including schools, agencies, hospitals, and industry. 

Clubs and Organizations




    Credential (Post-Baccalaureate) ProgramsMaster of ScienceCertificate (Graduate) Program