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RCC Faculty Authors

Featuring some Riverside Community College faculty dating from 1920 to the present who have published books. Includes faculty status and representative book titles.

Riverside City College Faculty Authors

Harry L. Boardman (Professor, Philosophy and Sociology, RCC 1920-1938), Separation of Junior College from High         School 

Bond, Douglas                                                 Professor, Chemistry                                              Sometimes Seeing is Believing

Timothy C.  Brown                                           Professor, Reading                                                  Prentice Hall Textbook Reader
RCC 1984-present

Robert T. Dixon                                                Associate Professor, Astronomy                           -Dynamic Astronomy
Planetarium Director                                              - Dynamic World of Physics
                   RCC 1964-1989                                                      - In the Search for Life
                                                                                                                                                                - Physical Science: a Dynamic Approach

JoEllen Dooley                                                Associate Professor, Library Services                - Up, Over, and Through Blackness: a
                                                                            RCC 1968-1986                                                       Comprehensive Bibliography of
                                                                                                                                                                 Holdings in the Martin Luther King
                                                                                                                                                                 Library, Riverside City College

Bette Fauth                                                      Art Teacher and Art Gallery Director                       Bette Fauth: Retrospective, 1940's –1990's                                                                            RCC 1972-1998                                                 

Helen Hickok                                                  Teacher of English at RCC                                     - Leaf of Freedom
                                                                                                                                                                - Search for Tara
                                                                                                                                                               -  Short stories

Samuel D. Huang                                           Professor, Biology/Health Sciences                    - Focalism: a New Dimension in Art
                                                                            RCC 1974-1998                                                      - Health Science: a Modular Approach
                                                                                                                                                                - Riverside Landmarks

Edmund C. Jaeger                                         Professor, Zoology                                                 - The California Deserts
RCC 1922-1952                                                     - Introduction to the Natural History of  Southern

Gilbert Jimenez                                               Associate Professor, History                                 Riverside City College:  1961-1981: a
(co-author)                                                       RCC 1970-2005                                                      65 Year History

Cecil E. Johnson                                            Associate Professor, Biology                              - Backyard Bestiary: Notes of a City Biology
 RCC 1952-1992                                                       Watch                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

Thomas Meidell Johnson                            Professor, English                                                 Riverside City College:  1961-1981:a
RCC 1958-1997                                                     65 Year History


Lee Kochenderfer                                         Associate Professor, Learning Skills                -Learning and Study Strategies as They
                                                                           RCC 1980-1994                                                   Relate to Academic Success in the
                                                                                                                                                            Community College

                                                                                                                                                           -Victory Garden

Gloria Leifer                                                    Professor, Nursing                                               -Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
RCC 1990-2016                                                  -Introduction to Maternity & Pediatric Nursing


Gail Maul                                                         Associate Professor, English                             Beyond Limit: Ways to Growth and Freedom
                                                                          RCC 1969-2005                                                                                                                  

Michael Meyer                                                Associate Professor, English                            The Three Kitties that Saved My Life
RCC 1986-2011  

 William Neufeld                                            Director, Physical Education                               From My Memory
                                                                          RCC 1927-1936

Pamela Patey                                                Professor, Business/ Computer                       Wordstar Made Easy

Arthur Gordon Paul                                       Teacher, History/Political Science                     Riverside Community Book 
RCC 1917-1920
                                                                          Chief Administrator/President
                                                                          RCC 1920-1950

Patricia Scileppi Krivanek                            Associate Professor, Speech                          How Then Shall We Live: Values for
                                                                          Communication                                                 Interpersonal Communication
                                                                          RCC 1969 - 2001             

Jo Scott-Coe                                                    Assistant Professor, English                        - Listening to Kathy
and Creative Literature                                   -Teacher at Point Blank : 
RCC 2008-present                                                                                                                                                  

Richard Stover                                                 Associate Professor, Music                           Rhythm book
RCC 1963-1991

Winifred Turner                                                Associate Professor/                                      Slip Off Your Slippers and Slip into
Reference Librarian                                        Malaysia

David Waxman                                                Associate Professor,                                       Outcomes of a College Student
                                                                           Physical Education                                          Progress Follow-up and Counseling
                                                                           RCC 1975-2007                                               Intervention Program

Ingrid P. Wicken                                              Associate Professor, Physical                       -Pray for Snow: the History of Skiing in
Education                                                           Southern California
RCC 1989-2005                                              -Skiing in Southern California
                                                                           Professor, Kinesiology
                                                                           MVA 2006-present

Gerald E. Williams                                         Associate Professor, Electronics                  Practical Transistor Circuit Design and
                                                                           RCC 1957-1976                                              Analysis

Ronald W. Yoshino                                         Professor, History                                           Lightning Strikes: the 475th Fighter
                                                                           RCC 1986-2011                                              Group in the Pacific War, 1943-1945