FULL-TIME FACULTY 

Cascadia’s faculty come from a wide variety of backgrounds and have diverse educational experiences and professional connections. They share Cascadia’s dedication to a student-centered active learning environment. To learn more, click on the faculty name.

Full Time Tenured Faculty

Discipline

Gail Alexander

Environmental Technologies and Sustainable Practices


Erica Almeda

Adult Basic Education


Brian Bansenauer, PhD

Business and Information Technology


Cynthia Bea

Mathematics 


Kathleen Brown

Art & Visual Communication


David Bucci

English


Chris Byrne, PhD

Physics


Soraya Cardenas, PhD

Sociology


Lisa Citron, PhD

Economics


Chris Cuneo

Infrastructure Technology


Lindsay Custer, PhD

Sociology


David Dorratcague

Basic Skills


Emily Dvorak

English Language Program


Azizeh Farajallah, PhD

Chemistry


Robyn Ferret

English


Dianne Fruit

Spanish


Christopher Gildow

Art


Margaret Harbol, PhD

Chemistry


Marc Hyman

Accounting/Business


Natasa Kesler

Biology


Jessica Ketcham, PhD

English


Jared Leising

English


Megan Luce

Developmental Math


Nader Nazemi, PhD

Political Science


Garth Neufeld

 Psychology


Lelia Olson

 Accounting


David Ortiz

Communication


Michael Panitz

Business and Information Technology


Jesús Pérez, PhD

History


Mohandas Raj

Engineering


Erin Richards

Political Science


Sadie Rosenthal

Biology


Midori Sakura

Earth and Environmental Science


Tori Saneda

Anthropology


Sharon Saxton

Mathematics


Brent Schaeffer

English


Natalie Serianni

Developmental English


David Shapiro

Philosophy


Seraphine Shen-Miller, PhD

Psychology


Jeffrey Stephens, PhD

Chemistry


Gene Taylor

History


Hernando Tellez, PhD

Mathematics


John VanLeer

Earth Science


Srividhya Venkatraman

 Mathematics


Debra Waddell

Communication


Tasha Walston

English


Jessica Weimer

English Language Program


Steve Yramategui

Mathematics


 

Faculty Emeritus

Discipline

David Buchthal, PhD

 Mathematics


David Reichgott, PhD

Chemistry


Debora Pontillo

Art/Drama


Catherine Crain, PhD

Psychology