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Catalog 2021-2022 
Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

College of Science

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To empower the CSUMB learning community by providing:

  • A broad-based, integrated approach to the study of science, technology and mathematics
  • Application of technology in the study of digital design and interactive media
  • A framework for making informed and ethical choices in the information age

Dean & Staff

Andrew Lawson, Ph.D., Dean

Dean Andrew Lawson came to CSUMB in 2016 from Fresno State where he served as Interim Dean, Associate Dean and Professor of Entomology. Dr. Lawson completed a bachelor’s degree in biology from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, and a Ph.D.in entomology from the University of California, Berkeley. His graduate and post-doctoral work in focused on the use of natural enemies to control urban forest insect pests. Since joining the CSU in 1993, his research projects have focused on integrated pest management in almonds, grapes and pistachios. Dr. Lawson has provided leadership in general education, assessment, and accreditation efforts.

Tom Horvath, Ph.D., Associate Dean

Bobby Quiñonez, Administrative Analyst

Gemma Failano, Administrative Support Coordinator


College of Science
Chapman Science Academic Center, Room E210
100 Campus Center
Seaside, CA  93955 -8001
Phone: 831-582-3524
Fax: 831-582-3311

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