Frances Benavidez
Director of Tohono O'odham Studies

MA, Indigenous Education, Arizona State University, BA, Women & Gender Studies, Arizona State University. Member of the Tohono O'odham Nation.

Edison Cassadore
Literature and Humanities Instructor

Ph.D. and M.A. (Pi Lambda Theta) in Comparative Cultural and Literary Studies, University of Arizona; Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Publishing, Harvard University; and B.A. in English, University of Arizona. Member of the San Carlos Apache Tribe.

Linda Chappel
Art Instructor

Master’s in Art history from the University of Arizona and a Bachelor of Science in Fine Arts from the University of Madison Wisconsin

Kimberly Danny
Agriculture & Natural Resources Instructor

MS in Soil, Water and Environmental Science from The University of Arizona; BS in Environmental Engineering from Northern Arizona University. Member of the Navajo Nation.

Tim Foster
IT Instructor

M.A. Applied Sociology Northern Arizona University and B.A. in Sociology, Arizona State University.

Ron Geronimo
O'odham Language Center Co-Director

M.A. in Linguistics and B.A. in Elementary Education, University of Arizona. Member of the Tohono O'odham Nation.

Mobarak Hossain
Mathematics Instructor

Ph.D. in Economics, M.S. in Mathematics, University of Nevada, Reno; M.Sc. in Applied Mathematics, B.Sc. in Mathematics, University of Dhaka

Hamidou Keita
Chemistry Instructor

PhD, in Chemistry, Clemson University; MSc in Polymer Chemistry, Bilkent University, Turkey.

Shaodong Lin
Mathematics Instructor

M.S. in Mathematics, University of Nevada Las Vegas and B.F.A. in Art Design, Dalian University of Technology

Teresa Newberry
Science Instructor

Ph.D. in Biology, University of New Mexico; M.S. in Natural Resources, University of Michigan; B.S. in Physical Science, San Jose State University.

Jason Post
GIS Instructor

Ph.D., Geoscience from Texas Tech University; Master of Science, Geography from Texas Tech University; Bachelor of Science, Environmental Science, from University of California Los Angeles; Associates Degree, Biology & Biochemistry from Marymount California University

Jacelle Ramon-Sauberan
Tohono O'odham Language and Culture Instructor

MA, American Indian Studies, The University of Arizona BA, Journalism, The University of Arizona. Member of the Tohono O'odham Nation.

Neal M. Wade
Business Instructor

MBA, University of Phoenix; B.A. in History, University of Arizona.

Diona Williams
Early Childhood Education Instructor

M.Ed., Early Childhood Education and Special Education, Grand Canyon university, MA, Organizational Management, Specializing in Human Service, Ashford University

Tohono O'odham Studies Instructor