Santa Clara University

School of Education and Counseling Psychology

Teacher Education, Preparation, and Advanced Studies Faculty

Kristine Joan Melloy, Ph.D.
Chairperson and Professor of Education Department
Kristine Joan Melloy is a Professor and Chairperson in the Department of Education in the School of Education and Counseling Psychology at Santa Clara University. Read the full profile »
Richard Alves, M.A.
Coordinator of Field Experience Single Subject, Lecturer of Directed Teaching Seminar, Field supervisor for Single Subject candidates
Rick Alves serves as the Coordinator of Field Experience Single Subject, lecturer of Directed Teaching Seminar, and field supervisor for single subject candidates. Read the full profile »
Marco Bravo, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Education
Marco A. Bravo, Ph.D., received his bachelor's degree from Santa Clara University (1994) and received a Masters degree in Human Development and Psychology from Harvard University (1995) where he conducted research in the areas of bilingualism and early childhood reading development. Read the full profile »
Angelo Collins Ph.D.
Associate Dean
Angelo Collins grew up in Chicago and its suburbs. She earned a BS in Biology and Education from Marian College (now University) of Fond du Lac, WI. Read the full profile »
Sara Soledad Garcia, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Education, Co-Director, Masters in Interdisciplinary Education - Teaching and Learning/Curriculum and Instruction
Sara Garcia grew up in Santa Paula, California. She received her B.A. in Spanish Literature from San Jose State University and taught high school in Oxnard, California. Read the full profile »
Lisa S. Goldstein Ph.D.
Professor of Education, Director of Teacher Education University Coordinator of CTC Credential Programs
Lisa S. Goldstein, Ph.D., a former Santa Clara county primary grade teacher, earned a Bachelor's degree in Art History from Yale University, a Master's degree in Education of the Gifted from Teachers College, Columbia University, and a Ph.D. in Curriculum and Teacher Education from Stanford University. Read the full profile »
Pedro Hernández-Ramos, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Born in New Orleans, LA, Pedro grew up in Mexico where he received a BA from Universidad Iberoamericana (a Jesuit institution) in Mexico City. Read the full profile »
Harold Jules Hoyle, Ph.D.
Lecturer of Education
A child of teachers, Harold Hoyle, Ph.D., was raised in San Diego, California. After attending public school K-12, he earned his B.S. in Religious Studies from Westmont College where he directed off campus ministries. Read the full profile »
Steve Johnson, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer of Education, Director, Character Education, Catholic Education Advisor, Markkula Center/Department of Education
Steve Johnson is the Director of Character Education at the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University. Read the full profile »
Margaret M. Lucero, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Education
Margaret M. Lucero currently serves as Assistant Professor with Science Emphasis in the Department of Education at Santa Clara University. Read the full profile »
Cheryl McElvain, Ed.D.
Lecturer - Interdisciplinary Education and Basic Teacher Credential Programs
Cheryl McElvain currently teaches first and second language acquisition, psycholinguistics, and literacy development classes in the teacher education program for Santa Clara University. Read the full profile »
Robert L. Michels, M.A.
Lecturer in Education and Counseling Psychology Coordinator for Interns & TPAs
Bob Michels was born in San Francisco, California. He received his B.A. degree and elementary teaching credential in 1961 from San Francisco State University, after studying education and psychology. Read the full profile »
Priscilla Myers, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, Reading Specialist in Education
Priscilla Myers has been a K-12 reading specialist, a high school and middle school English and French teacher, and a university instructor at three universities and in public and private elementary and secondary schools in the United States, France, Norway, England, and Japan. Read the full profile »
Michael Schadeck, M.A.
Coordinator Field Experiences, Adjunct Lecturer
Michael Schadeck serves as the Coordinator of Field Experiences Multiple Subject in the Preservice Credential Program, lecturer of Clinical Practicum and field supervisor for multiple subject candidates. Read the full profile »
Marian Stuckey, M.A.
Dean's Executive Professor, Coordinator of Catholic Teaching and Administration Programs
Marian Stuckey grew up in San Francisco. She received her Bachelor degrees in Education and in English from the University of San Francisco. During her years teaching in Los Angeles, Oakland, San Francisco and San Jose, she received lifetime credentials in elementary and secondary education and in administrative services. Read the full profile »
Kathy Liu Sun
Assistant Professor
Over the course of her career, Kathy Liu Sun has been committed to improving the academic outcomes of traditionally marginalized students and empowering them to believe in their potential to learn. Read the full profile »
Sandy Thang
Senior Administrative Assistant, Department of Education
Sandy is the Senior Administrative Assistant for the Department of Education. She is new to the SCU community, most reciently having worked at National University as a Credential Advisor and an Administrative Assistant for the Department of Secondary Education at San Jose State University. Read the full profile »