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Fall 2020

Section 1520 of PSYCH34
The Psychology of Prejudice and Discrimination -- : Aug 17 - Dec 11 2020
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Section 2379 of PSYCH34
The Psychology of Prejudice and Discrimination -- : Aug 17 - Dec 11 2020
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Section 2567 of PSYCH1A
General Psychology -- : Aug 17 - Dec 11 2020
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Summer 2020

Section 8226 of PSYCH34
The Psychology of Prejudice and Discrimination -- : Jun 15 - Jul 26 2020
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Section 8683 of PSYCH34
The Psychology of Prejudice and Discrimination -- : Jun 15 - Jul 26 2020
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Spring 2020

Section 4263 of PSYCH34
The Psychology of Prejudice and Discrimination -- : Jan 13 - May 15 2020
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Section 5200 of PSYCH3
Human Sexuality -- : Jan 13 - May 15 2020
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Section 5479 of PSYCH3
Human Sexuality -- : Jan 13 - May 15 2020
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  • M.A. in Psychology, Sonoma State University, 2002
  • E.D.D. in Education, Fiedling Graduate University, 2007

Dr. Downey has been living in Sonoma County since 1986 and has enjoyed seeing it further develop it's committment to sustainability, community, and the arts. He has found it's low-key temperament appealing to personal, educational, and professional growth.

More recently, he has enjoyed being apart of the Canine Companions for Independence community who have been instrumental in providing him with the best quality services dogs, which have enabled him to enjoy our beautiful community, moderate climate, and different groups of people with a greater since of independence.

Dr. Downey is a strong advocate of the "Go Local" iniciative in Santa Rosa, which strongly advocates for local busniesses and services. 

   

(Professor Fuschia III)                                                            (Dr. Downey's renouned Rose Garden)

Professional Involvement and Community Service: 

  • City of Santa Rosa Housing Authority, Commissioner (2016- present)
  • Advisory Committee of the IHSS Public Authority, Member (2016- present)
  • Disability Services and Legal Center, Board President & Executive  (2017- present)
  • North Bay Alliance for Professional Women, Board Vice-President (2019-present)

Honors and Awards: 

  • 2010 American Psychological Association Distinguished Instructor
  • 2013 Awarded Recognition by Congressman Jared Huffman, CA 2nd District
  • 2015 Village to Village Global Project Award Recipient
  • 2016 Honorary Member of  the National Society of Leadership and Success, Sigma Alpha Pi           

 

 

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