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John G. Watson
Professor of Education

Division: Humanities/Teacher Education Division
Office: Cultural Arts Center (CAC) 118
Phone: (310) 506-4242

  • Ed.D., Education, University of California, Los Angeles, 1984
  • M.A., Teaching, Pepperdine University, 1975
  • B.A., Political Science, Pepperdine University, 1972
  • Schools and Society
  • Student Teaching
  • World Regional Geography
  • History of the United States
  • The American Political Process
  • The American Presidency
  • Current Political and Social Issues
  • Washington DC Internship Program
Key Awards/Affiliations:
  • Harriet and Charles Luckman Distinguished Teaching Fellow, 1996
  • Freshman Seminar Advising Award (1993)
  • American Association for Higher Education
  • National Association of Student Personnel Administrators
  • Kappa Delta Pi (National Education Honor Society)
  • International Association of School Safety Professionals
  • California Council on the Education of Teachers
  • Association of Teacher Educators
  • Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
  • American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education
Academic Interests:
  • Educational technology in the classroom
  • Expansion and development of student internship programs