Faculty Achievements

Congratulations Dr. Luz Calvo for being awarded on Ethnic Studies Pedagogy at the Faculty Recognition & Awards

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The 22-23 George and Miriam Phillips Outstanding Professor of the year goes to:


Nicholas L. Baham III, Ph.D. is a Professor and Chair of the Department of Ethnic Studies. He teaches Black Studies and Gender & Sexualities in Communities of Color, a program he co-founded to address the needs and interests of California State University East Bay's queer students of color. His signature courses include Black Sexualities, James Baldwin, Malcolm X, Jazz Cultures and Communities, Afrofuturism, and Radicalized Masculinities. His publications include "The Coltrane Church: Apostles of Sounds", "Agents of Social Justice"; "The Podcaster's Dilemma: Decolonizing Podcasters in the Era of Surveillance Capitalism"; and the forthcoming "Love, Knowledge, Revolution: A Comparative Ethnic Studies Reader". He has also published numerous journal articles in Jazz studies including " I Know You Know: Esperanza Spalding's Hybrid, Intertextual, Multilingual, Relevant Jazz Aesthetic." Dr. Baham has previously served  California State University East Bay as the Diversity & Equity Liason Officer, California Faculty Association Chapter President, and Academic Senate Vice Chair. In 2022, he was recognized as the George and Miriam Phillips Outstanding Professor and in 2021 he received the Sue Schaefer Faculty Service Award.


Congratulations Dr. Enrique Salmon
for being honored as a CSU Latinx for Hispanic Heritage Month!


¡Si Se Puede!: Latinx Americans of the CSU Who Knew They Could



Award of Excellence in Botany
Congratulations Dr. Enrique Salmon!

Award of Excellence in Botany (including floras)
From the Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries

Award of Excellence in Botany

Iwigara: American Indian ethnobotanical traditions and science
by Enrique Salmon. Timber Press, 2020. 248 p.
ISBN| 9781604698800

Website: https://www.cbhl.net/award-winners


Congratulations Dr. Nicholas Baham!

20-21 Sue Schaefer Faculty Award


Dr. Baham received the Sue Schaefer Faculty Service Award

Website: https://www.csueastbay.edu/senate/faculty-staff-awards.html


Congratulations Dr. Jocyl Sacramento!
PIAA Community Impact Award from Transfer APASS and PIAA


Dr. Sacramento received the PIAA Community Impact Award

This award recognizes a staff or faculty member who is positively impacting our community in ways that inspire integrity and engagement. This person works through a student-centered lens and continues to inspire our community beyond the classroom.