May 17, 2021  
2019-2020 Cal State East Bay Catalog 
2019-2020 Cal State East Bay Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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



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

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

Oanh Kim Tran, Ph.D. University of Oregon


Associate Professor

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


Assistant Professors

Nancy Deatrick, DMFT Loma Linda University

Meaghan McCollow, Ph.D., University of Washington 

Zachary Pietrantoni, Ph.D. Southern Illinois University


Graduate Coordinators:

  • M.S. in Special Education
    Linda Smetana (Mild-Moderate Disabilities)
  • M.S. Counseling
    Greg Jennings (School Psychology)
    Nancy Deatrick (Marriage and 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. 

About the Department

Use our university website link to learn more about what the Educational Psychology Department has to offer.


    Master of Science



      Educational PsychologyEducational Psychology: Graduate