Stephen Brown, Ed.D.
Associate Professor of Behavioral Sciences
Office Phone: (951) 552-8981 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Office Location: James 363 Office Hours: By appointment
|Ed.D.||Organizational Leadership||University of LaVerne|
|MSW||Social Work||Jackson State University|
|BS||Psychology||Jackson State University|
Introduction to Sociology
Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests
Student Achievement Gap
Social Welfare Policy
Chapman University August 2006 - May 2013
California State University, Fullerton September 2009 - June 2011
Azusa Pacific University January 2008 - June 2012
California State University, Los Angeles June 2007- June 2010
Research, Presentations, & Publications
Sundstrom, L., Brown, S. (2019) Two Minutes Before Class; American Society for Public Administration; PA Times
Ransaw, T., Majors, R., Brown, S. (2016) Closing the Achievement Gap for African American Males. Michigan State University Press; East Lansing, MI.
Brown, S. (2012) College & The Black Male Athlete. Tenacious Publishing; Beverly Hills, CA.
Brown, S. (2008) . Reasons African American Male Basketball Players in Division I Programs Persist to Four-Year Degree Completion. Journal of the Alliance of Black School Educators.Volume 7 Number 2 Summer/ Fall 2008 pg. 47-66
Larsen, S., Brown, S. (November 2008) Using Online Technology for Student Support Services. Journal of Technology in Counseling. Volume 5, Issue 1.
April 2019 "African American Males: Expectations, Retention & Graduation" ~ Western Social Science Association; San Diego, CA
April 2011 “Globalization: Immigration/ Migration and Rapid Urbanization and Chronic Poverty” ~ International Social Work Conference; University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
August 2010 “HBC4U” ~ Black College Fair, Mt. San Antonio College:Walnut, CA
April 2008 African-American Male Student Athletes: Expectations, Aspirations ~ Guest Presenter; Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) Academic Resource Conference, San Diego, CA
March 2008 “Analysis of Effective Practices for African American Men in Higher Education” ~ Guest Presenter ; African American Male Summit; Coastline Community College, Westminster, CA
September 2007 Vision and Goal Setting: Developing a Plan “B”.California State University Men’s and Women’s Basketball Programs~ Panelist and Guest Presenter, Long Beach, CA
April 2007 49th Annual Conference of the Western Social Science Association Issues of African American Identity ~ Guest Presenter, Calgary, Canada.
Crossing Invisible and Visible Cultural Boundaries ~ Panelist Roundtable Discussion, Calgary, Canada.
Education~ Workshop Leader, Calgary, Canada.
March 2007 Third Annual Engendering Diversity and Community Conference, “Bringing African American Males Back to College” University of La Verne, La Verne, CA.
May 2006 “If I Knew Then, What I Know Now” invited Keynote Speaker Rialto Middle School Promotion Ceremony, Rialto, CA
April 2006 “Out to Lunch Speaker’s Series” Empowering African American Males-invited session presented at Los Angeles Center for Enrichment Services (LACES), Los Angeles Unified School District.
July 2005 “African American Man-Child Workshop” organized session at New Wave Educational Center, Inglewood, CA.
Church Membership & Activities
Castle Rock Christian Fellowship Baptist Church, Riverside, CA
Community Service & Involvement
Developed a non-profit organization aimed at mentorship and increasing graduation/ retention rates.
Interests & Hobbies
Avid basketball player