Meet Our Staff

Academic Programs Team

Dr. Dustin Sharp

Associate Dean
KIPJ 127
For appointments with Associate Dean Sharp, check out his Office Hours or email him directly.


Frances Laviscount

Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs
(619) 260-4635
KIPJ 123
For appointments with Frances, use her Hubspot page.

Hilary Beggs

Hilary Beggs

Director of Admissions
(619) 260-7929
KIPJ 255
For appointments with Hilary, use her Hubspot page.

Bianca Morales

Associate Director of Student Success and Career Development
(619) 260-4602
KIPJ 132
For appointments with Bianca, use her Hubspot page.

Louise Leu

Louise Leu

Coordinator for Academic Programs
(619) 260-7663
KIPJ 121
For appointments with Louise, use her Hubspot page.

Tony Campos

Product Marketing Specialist
KIPJ 244
For appointments with Tony, use his Hubspot page.

Program Directors

Dr. Topher McDougal

MA in Peace and Justice Program Director
MS in Humanitarian Action Program Director
Professor of Economic Development
KIPJ 126
For appointments with Dr. McDougal, check out his Calendly.

Dr. Austin Choi-Fitzpatrick

Dr. Austin Choi-Fitzpatrick

MA in Social Innovation Program Director
KIPJ 133
For appointments with Dr. Choi-Fitzpatrick, check out his Calendly.

Dr. Philip Gamaghelyan

MS in Conflict Management & Resolution Program Director
Assistant Professor
KIPJ 122
For appointments with Dr. Gamaghelyan, check out his Office Hours or email him directly.

Hours of Operations: Monday – Friday, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Pacific Time.

Please note that our office is closed during University holidays.