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College of Health and Human Services

Contact Us

Each of our departments are located throughout campus, but the Dean's Office can be found in the heart of campus, just north of Kennel Bookstore.

CHHS Dean:
Dr. Denise Seabert

Special Assistants to the Dean:
Dr. Scott Sailor
Dr. Kara Zografos


Office location: 
McLane Hall 178

Mailing Address:
2345 E. San Ramon M/S MH 26
Fresno, CA 93740-8031


Semester Hours:

Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
(closed 12 - 1 p.m.)

Please note: For questions regarding advising, class registration and admissions, please contact our Advising and Career Development Center at or 559.278.5027.  For other questions or inquiries, fill out the form below. 





Academic Departments and School

Academic Department Contacts
Department or School Chair Department Phone Office Location
Communicative Sciences and Deaf Studies Steven Skelton 559.278.2423 Professional Human Services 252
Kinesiology Jenelle Gilbert 559.278.2016 South Gym 112
Nursing Sylvia Miller 559.278.2041 McLane Hall 189
Physical Therapy Jenna Sawdon-Bea 559.278.2625 Physical Therapy and Intercollegiate Athletics 122
Public Health Kara Zografos 559.278.4014 McLane Hall 184
Recreation Administration Sam Lankford 559.278.2838 Professional Human Services 121
Social Work Education Irán Barrera 559.278.3992 Professional Human Services 128

Research Centers and Institutes 

Research Centers and Institute Information
Center or Institute Director Center or Institute Phone Location
Central California Center for Health and Human Services  Donna DeRoo 559.228.2150 1625 E. Shaw Ave, Suite 146
Fresno, Ca 93710
Central California Center for Excellence in Nursing Marie Gilbert  559.228.2130 1625 E. Shaw Ave, Suite 146
Fresno, Ca 93710
Central California Children's Institute Nicole Smith 559.228.2150 1625 E. Shaw Ave, Suite 146
Fresno, Ca 93710
Central California Sports Science Institute Scott Sailor 559.278.2543

5275 N. Campus Drive
Fresno, CA 93740

Central Valley Health Policy Institute John Capitman
Tania Pacheco-Werner
559.228.2152 1625 E. Shaw Ave, Suite 146
Fresno, Ca 93710
Social Welfare Evaluation, Research and Training Center  David Foster 559.228.4080 1625 E. Shaw Ave, Suite 106
Fresno, Ca 93710

Advising Center

Advising and Development Center information
Website Email Phone Location
Advising and Career Development Center 559.278.5027 McLane Hall, Room 194