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Graduate Studies
(209) 946-3929
Knoles Hall, Room 207 B & 211

University of the Pacific
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA 95211


Research and Sponsored Programs
Knoles 204 & 206

University of the Pacific
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA 95211

Contact Us

Graduate Studies

 Sangeeta (Manali) Jha
Graduate Services Specialist 
(209) 932-2928

 Olivia Nash
Assistant Dean
(916) 739-7271

Knoles Hall, Room 207 B
(209) 946-3929

Dean's Office
Knoles 211 B

 Thomas H. Naehr
(209) 932-3280

Thomas H. Naehr, Ph.D.
Dr. Naehr comes to Pacific from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi(TAMU-CC), where he has served as the Associate Dean of Graduate Studies since 2013. During his academic career, he has sailed on more than a dozen offshore research expeditions, published extensively in national and international journals and presented to national and international audiences. Naehr joined TAMU-CC in 2000 and was promoted to Associate Professor of Geology and Environmental Science and Harte Research Associate in 2006. From 2003 to 2009, he served as Program Coordinator for the Geology Program, where he was instrumental in reshaping the geology undergraduate curriculum. In 2007, Naehr was named Oceanography and Climate Research Fellow by the Hanse Institute for Advanced Study in Delmenhorset, Germany. He has served as TAMU-CC's Coastal and Marine System Sciences Program Coordinator since 2015.
Prior to his tenure at TAMU-CC, Naehr began his academic career as a post-doctoral fellow at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute in California in 1998. He earned his Ph.D in Marine Geology in 1996 from the IfM-GEOMAR Research Center for Marine Geoscience, Kiel, Germany, and a Diplom (MS) in Geology and Paleontology from the Friedrich-Alexander University, Erlangen, Germany in 1993.

Research and Sponsored Programs

 Christine Fluter-Brown
Director of Research and Compliance 
(209) 946-7367

 Lisa Jones
Grant Program Specialist
(209) 932-3243

 Barbara Sasso
Senior Grant Writer
(209) 932-3501

 Valerie Andeola
Administrator, Institutional Review Board
Administrator, Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee 
(209) 946-7716

 Gilbert Ojeda
Program Specialist, Institutional Review Board
(209) 946-3903

 Linda Hughes
Administrative Coordinator
(209) 946-7639

Associate Provost for Research
Knoles 206 A

James A. Uchizono, Pharm.D., Ph.D.
Dr. James A. Uchizono earned his bachelor of science in chemistry and biology from University of California Irvine in 1985. He later attended University of California San Francisco where he received his doctor of pharmacy in 1990 and his doctor of philosophy in 2001. Dr. Uchizono interned and worked at the biotechnology corporation Genentech, Inc. in 1992. In 2000, Dr. Uchizono joined the School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, and has won numerous fellowships through the Thomas J. Long Foundation Pharmacy Faculty Fellowships program. At the time of this appointment, Dr. Uchizono is the associate dean for enrollment and pre-health affairs and a professor in the Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. In 2006, he was awarded the Eberhardt Teacher/Scholar Award, and in 2005 he received the Teacher of the Year Award from the School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. His research interests include the mathematical modeling of nonlinear, complex, biological/pharmacological time-varying cascades and mechanisms.