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California State University, Long Beach
Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies
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Full Time Faculty

 

Joanie Conley, M.S.

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Director 

Lecturer
Internship Coordinator
Campus Recreation Advisor
RALSAA Advisor

Office Location:ETec-101B
Voice: 562-985-4068
E-mail: joanne.conley@csulb.edu
Areas of interest: Campus Recreation; Non-profit and Volunteer Management

Katherine James,  Ph.D.

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Professor

Tenured Faculty

Office Location:ETec-101D
Voice: 562-985-8077
E-mail: katherine.james@csulb.edu
Areas of interest: Outdoor Recreation; Recreation Resource Management; Cultural Diversity; Research Methodology

Melissa D'Eloia, Ph.D.

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Assistant Professor  

Recreation Therapy Advisor
Graduate Advisor
Recreation Society Advisor
Tenure Track Faculty

Office Location:ETec-101G

Voice: 562-985-8075
E-mail: melissa.deloia@csulb.edu
Areas of interest: Outdoor programs for people with disabilities, Disability Studies, Youth Development, Therapeutic Recreation

Keith Fulthorp, Ed.D.

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Assistant Professor

Community Recreation Advisor
Tenure Track Faculty

Office Location:ETec-101C
Voice: 562-985-8728
E-mail: keith.fulthorp@csulb.edu
Areas of interest: Community Recreation, Leadership, Team building, Counseling

Laurel Richmond, Ph.D.

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Lecturer

Travel and Tourism Advisor
Event Planning & Management Minor Advisor
One Year Full Time Lecturer Appointment

Office Location:Etec-104
Voice: 562-985-4074
E-mail: laurel.richmond@csulb.edu
Areas of interest:

 

Daniel Plunkett

Lecturer

Outdoor Recreation Advisor

Office Location:ETec-101F
Voice: 562-985-4079
E-mail: Daniel.Plunkett@csulb.edu
Areas of interest:

 

Part Time Faculty

Margaret Brewer

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Instructor

Legal Aspects of Leisure Services (REC 427/537)
Multiyear Part Time Lecturer Appointment

Office Location:ETec-120
Voice: 562-985-4075
E-mail: brewermt@gmail.com


Rita Hayes

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Instructor

Recreation Society Advisor

Recreational Sports Supervision (REC 322)
Multiyear Part Time Lecturer Appointment

Office Location:KIN - 15
Voice: 562-985-7351
E-mail: rita.hayes@csulb.edu



Janice Hedges

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Instructor

Universality of Play (REC 220)
Programming Recreation Activities (REC 225)
Multiyear Part Time Lecturer Appointment

Office Location:ETec-120
Voice: 562-985-4075
E-mail: profjan@aol.com


John Cicchetti

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Instructor

Facility Design and Operations (REC 423)
Multiyear Part Time Lecturer Appointment

Office Location:ETec-120
Voice: 562-985-4075
E-mail: cwclandarch@earthlink.net



Nancy Matthews

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Instructor

Recreation Society Advisor

Introduction to Leisure Services (REC 141)
Leisure and Contemporary Society (REC 340)
Multiyear Part Time Lecturer Appointment

Office Location:ETec-120
Voice: 562-985-4075
E-mail: nancy.matthews@csulb.edu



Mark Wagner

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Instructor

Financing Leisure Service (REC 425)
Multiyear Part Time Lecturer Appointment

Office Location:ETec-120
Voice: 562-985-4075
E-mail: options4you@mac.com


Patti LaPlace

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Instructor

Leisure and Contemporary Society (REC 340)
Part Time Lecturer Appointment

Office Location:ETec-120
Voice: 562-216-1966
E-mail: patti.laplace@longbeach.gov


Faculty in Administrative Appointments

Michael A. Blazey, Ph.D.

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Professor

CSULB Interim Director of Academic Facilities
Tenured Faculty

Office Location: MHB-201
Voice: 562-985-8946
E-mail: michael.blazey@csulb.edu


Maridith Janssen,  Ed.D.

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Professor

Director of the CSU Pre-Doctoral Program
Tenured Faculty

Voice: 562-951-4706
E-mail: maridith.janssen@csulb.edu or mjanssen@calstate.edu