Donald Bradford, Visual Arts
Donald Bradford has proven himself a consistently excellent instructor for nearly 25 years. In addition to developing new curricula for Extension, Bradford also coordinates and curates numerous exhibits of his students’ work. He mentors students who are enrolled in the Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Visual Arts, including writing recommendation letters.
Suzanne Garrett, International Diploma Programs
Suzanne Garrett’s students consistently give her high praise for her patience and caring nature. Her decade of experience teaching international students and natural insight contribute to her success in teaching complex quantitative concepts to students. Seeing a need for statistics training in her project management students, Garrett independently developed a successful workshop to prepare her students to excel in their studies.
Catherine Philippon, Humanities, Languages and Personal Development
Catherine Philippon has taught French at Extension for more than 40 years. Her loyal following of students delights in her enormous enthusiasm for the language and culture of France. Previously, she was active in Extension’s Paris Program, an intensive residential program that offered students a unique opportunity to experience Paris as a savvy insider.
Christian Philippon, Humanities, Languages and Personal Development
Christian Philippon has a charismatic ability to establish rapport with professionals from all backgrounds. Appreciated for his academic rigor, he teaches advanced French courses that emphasize the culture and society of that storied nation. In addition to his teaching prowess, Philippon is sought after as an entertaining public speaker, who once concluded a lecture with a rousing rendition of Frêre Jacques!
Jimmie Turner, Behavioral Health Sciences
Jimmie Turner brings his years of experience as a psychologist to the adult education classroom, where he has taught in the Certificate Program in Alcohol and Drug Abuse Studies since 2003. He receives stellar reviews from students, and they often credit him with nurturing their interest in the field of addictions treatment.
Diana Wu, Ed.D. Dean, UC Berkeley Extension