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Christopher Bacon

Assistant Professor in the Department of Environmental Studies and Sciences

In his Environmental and Food Justice course, Professor Christopher Bacon connects students with the environment, food, and sustainability.

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W. David Ball

Assistant Professor of Law

Law Professor W. David Ball works primarily in the field of criminal justice, writing and teaching in the areas of criminal law, criminal procedure, sentencing, and corrections.

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Terry Beers

Professor, English

English professor enlists his students to work with the California Legacy Project in reviving California literature.

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Michelle Bezanson

Assistant Professor, Anthropology

Anthropology professor's classroom is in the Costa Rican rainforests where students are encouraged to get their hands dirty.

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Aldo Billingslea

Associate Professor, Theatre and Dance

Theatre and dance professor inspires students to recognize social issues and use their acting skills to initiate change.

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Renee Billingslea


Photography professor uses art and the camera to engage students in local and Santa Clara University communities

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George Chacko

Professor, Finance

Finance professor pinpoints the cost of doing business with intermediary agencies and has his work published.

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Colleen Chien

Associate Professor of Law

Colleen Chien teaches at the School of Law in the areas of patent law and intellectual property.

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Steven Chiesa

Associate Professor, Civil Engineering

Building dependable student-faculty connections beyond four years is a high priority for civil engineering professor.

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Elizabeth Dahlhoff

Associate Professor, Biology

Bio professor studies beetles side-by-side with undergrad students to find ways to mitigate climate change.