Faculty by Division

Behavioral Sciences & Community Dental Education



  • Linda Centore, Division Chair & Professor
  • Barbara Gerbert, Emeritus
  • Ralph Raya, Assistant Clinical Professor, Director of Externship Program
  • Ram Vaderhobli , Associate Professor
  • Joel White, Professor

Volunteer Faculty

  • Ruchi Arora, Professor
  • Mostafa Barakzoy, Assistant Professor
  • Yogita Butani Thakur, Professor Emeritus
  • Sherman Chan, Professor
  • Ann Chen, Associate Professor
  • Frank Chen, Assistant Professor
  • Joyce Chen, Assistant Professor
  • Karen Edwards, Assistant Professor
  • Vanessa Franks, Professor
  • Alfonso Galindo, Professor Emeritus
  • Mark Harris, Assistant Professor
  • Kimberly Hubenette, Assistant Professor
  • Terry Im, Professor
  • Wynne Ko, Professor Emeritus
  • Anson Kwong, Associate Professor
  • Huong Le, Assistant Professor
  • Rebecca Loewen,  Professor
  • Monica Macvane-Pearson, Assistant Professor
  • Ahmed Moneim, Professor Emeritus
  • Constanza Montejo-Kadera, Associate Professor
  • Tinh Phan, Professor
  • Franklin Pierce, Assistant Professor
  • Fatima Pineda-Lam, Assistant Professor
  • Marco Reyes, Assistant Professor
  • Steven Rippy, Professor
  • Riza Santos, Professor
  • Harjinder Singh, Assistant Professor
  • Daniel Siri, Assistant Professor
  • Monica Tong, Assistant Professor
  • Katherine Vo, Assistant Professor
  • Pamela Wong, Assistant Professor
  • Tara Wongchaowart, Clinical Professor
  • Carter Wright, Assistant Professor
  • Ryan Yamanaka, Assistant Professor
  • Michelle Yap, Professor

Biomaterials & Bioengineering



Volunteer Faculty

  • Raymond Bertolotti, Health Sciences Clinical Professor
  • Kimberly Kim, Health Sciences Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Lilliam Pinzon, Assistant Adjunct Professor
  • Karen Schulze, Assistant Adjunct Professor
  • Michal Staninec, Health Sciences Clinical Professor, Emeritus

Clinical General Dentistry



Volunteer Faculty

  • Nirvana Anoosheh, Assistant Professor
  • Dennis Buhler, Assistant Professor
  • Clifford Chow, Associate Professor
  • Norman Choy, Assistant Professor
  • Don Coluzzi, Assistant Professor
  • Osleydis Diaz, Professor
  • Glen Hebert, Assistant Professor
  • Jason Henderson, Assistant Professor
  • Ronald Hirose, Professor
  • John Ino, Non-senate ACAD Emeritus
  • Victor Kvikstad, Professor
  • Gordon Lee, Assistant Professor
  • John Lin, Assistant Professor
  • Terence Louie, Professor
  • Larry Odono, Assistant Professor
  • Roger Pelzner, Recall Professor
  • Biana Roykh, Associate Director
  • Clement Shek, Associate  Professor
  • Bruce Tran, Associate Professor
  • David Vierhus, Assistant Professor
  • Perry Wong, Assistant Professor
  • Eric Yabu, Assistant Professor
  • Randy Yip, Professor

Endodontics



Volunteer Faculty

  • Carolyn Chong, Associate Professor
  • Joseph Grenn, Assistant Professor
  • Wayne Hotzakorgian, Associate Professor
  • Nhi Huynh, Assistant Professor
  • Jeffrey Janian, Associate Professor
  • Kevin Keating, Associate Professor
  • Harrison Nguyen, Assistant Professor
  • Craig Noblett, Assistant Professor
  • Terrell Pannkuk, Professor
  • Christine Peters, Associate Professor
  • Ove Peters, Professor
  • Cyrus Salehi, Assistant Professor
  • Jeffrey Wing, Assistant Professor
  • Bexter Yang, Associate Professor

Oral Epidemiology & Dental Public Health



Volunteer Faculty

  • Carolyn Brown, Associate Professor
  • Elisa Chavez, Associate Professor
  • Gregory Chong, Clinical Instructor
  • Cynthia Fantacone, Assistant Professor
  • Jared Fine, Assistant Professor
  • Margaret Fisher, Assistant Professor
  • Susan Fisher-Owens, Associate Professor
  • Richard Gregory, Assistant Professor
  • Frank Grimaldi, Professor
  • Barbara Heckman, Dental Hygienist
  • Irene Hilton, Assistant  Professor
  • Robert Isman, Associate Professor
  • Nathan Kaufman, Assistant Professor
  • Michael Le, Clinical Instructor
  • Bonnie Lederman, Clinical Instructor
  • Kristy Menage Bernie, Assistant Professor
  • Kohei Morita, Clinical Instructor
  • David Noel, Assistant Professor
  • Francisco Ramos-Gomez, Professor
  • Melissa Tuft, Assistant Professor
  • Katherine Vo, Clinical Instructor

 Pre-Clinical



Volunteer Faculty

  • Ben Amini, Assistant Professor
  • Gregory Chong, Assistant Professor
  • Joseph Kim, Assistant Professor
  • Michael Lin, Assistant Professor
  • Lakshmi Ramgopal, Assistant Professor
  • Jeffrey Sasaki, Assistant Professor
  • William Thai, Professor Emeritus

Prosthodontics



Volunteer Faculty

  • Steven Goldman, Assistant Professor
  • Sung Hong, Associate Professor
  • Michael Jacobs, Assistant Professor
  • Theodore Jacobson, Associate Professor
  • Rodney Lee, Professor
  • Robert Morrish, Associate Professor
  • Roy Nakamoto, Professor
  • Kirk Pasquinelli, Assistant Professor
  • Juhyong Yi, Assistant Professor
  • Craig Yonemura, Assistant Professor
  • Todd Yonemura, Assistant Professor