Faculty & Staff

Full-Time Faculty

Faculty: Dr. Marcel Morales

Dr. Marcel Morales

Department Chair and Professor of Sociology
Office: F7-307P
Phone: (323) 780-6775
Email: moralem@elac.edu

ECONOMICS

Faculty:Dr. Murniz Allen Coson

Dr. Murniz Allen Coson

Associate Professor of Economics
Office: F7-307Q
Phone: (323) 415-5434
Email: cosonm@elac.edu

Faculty:Professor Ralph Dieter

Ralph Dieter

Professor of Economics
Office: F7-307N
Phone: (323) 265-8940
Email: dieterro@elac.edu

ASIAN AMERICAN STUDIES

Professor: Wooi-Chin Ong

Wooi-Chin Ong

Professor of Asian American Studies
Office: F7-307B
Phone: (323) 780-6834
Email: ongwc@elac.edu

Professor: David Song

David Song

Associate Professor of Asian American Studies
Office: F7-307B
Phone: (323) 415-5061
Email: songdk@elac.edu

HISTORY

Professor: Robert John Arias

Robert John Arias

Professor of History
Office: F7-307R
Phone: (323) 780-6734
Email: ariasrj@elac.edu

Professor: Michael Colling

Michael Colling

Professor of History
Office: South Gate Campus
Phone: (323) 265-8827
Email: collinml@elac.edu

Faculty: Dr. Barbara Dunsheath

Dr. Barbara Dunsheath

Professor of History
Office: F7-307E
Phone: (323) 780-6770
Email: dunsheba@elac.edu

Professor: Fernando Mejia

Fernando Mejia

Assistant Professor of History
Office: F7-307R
Phone: (323) 415-5468
Email: mejiaf@elac.edu

Faculty: Dr. Leonard Melchor

Dr. Leonard Melchor

Assistant Professor of History
Office: South Gate Campus
Phone: (323) 568-5803
Email: melchol2@elac.edu

Professor: Carlos Ramirez

Carlos Ramirez

Associate Professor of History
Office: F7-307C
Phone: (323) 780-6771
Email: ramireca@elac.edu

Faculty: Dr. Liliana Urritia

Dr. Liliana Urrutia

Professor of History
Office: F7-307G
Phone: (323) 265-8935
Email: urrutil@elac.edu

Professor: Steve Wardinski

Steve Wardinski

Professor of History
Office: F7-307D
Phone: (323) 780-6772
Email: wardinsl@elac.edu

POLITICAL SCIENCE

Faculty: Dr. Kenneth Chaiprasert

Dr. Kenneth Chaiprasert

Assistant Professor of Political Science
Office: F7-307M
Phone: (323) 415-5466
Email: chaiprkv@elac.edu

Professor: Rogelio Garcia

Rogelio Garcia

Assistant Professor of Political Science
Office: F7-307S
Phone: (323) 260-8124
Email: garciar3@elac.edu

Professor: Jeffrey Hernandez

Jeffrey Hernandez

Professor of Political Science
Office: F7-307H
Phone: (323) 254-8824
Email: hernanj@elac.edu

Professor: Natalina Monteiro

Dr. Natalina Monteiro

Professor of Political Science
Office: F7-307L
Phone: (323) 780-6779
Email: monteint@elac.edu

Professor: Maria Quintero

Maria Quintero

Assistant Professor of Political Science
Office: South Gate Campus
Phone: (323) 568-5804
Email: quintems@elac.edu

SOCIOLOGY

Professor: Eileen Ie

Dr. Eileen Ie

Associate Professor of Sociolgy
Office: F7-307T
Phone: (323) 780-6833
Email: ieef@elac.edu

Professor: Irwing Jimenez

Irwing Jimenez

Assistant Professor of Sociology
Office: F7-307S
Phone: (323) 260-8144
Email: jimeneir@elac.edu

Professor: LaQuita Jones

LaQuita Jones

Assistant Professor of Sociology
Office: F7-307K
Phone: (323) 415-5465
Email: joneslm@elac.edu

Professor: Dr. Rin Kahla

Dr. Rin Kahla

Professor of Sociology
Office: F7-307J
Phone: (323) 780-6774
Email: kahlar@elac.edu

Professor: Elizabeth Ortega

Elizabeth Ortega

Assistant Professor of Sociology
Office: South Gate Campus
Phone: (323) 568-5802
Email: ortegae4@elac.edu

Staff

Staff: Cindy Flores

Cindy Flores

Department Secretary
Office: F7-F7-307
Phone: (323) 265-8829
Email: floresc@elac.edu