- Bachelor of Arts, University of California at Davis, 2005
- Doctor of Philosophy, University of Minnesota, 2012
- Bachelor of Arts, University of California at Santa Cruz, 1980
- Doctor of Philosophy, University of California at Berkeley, 1988
After more than two decades at the University of California at Davis, I was delighted to join San Francisco State as Professor of History in Fall 2012 to assume directorship of the Paul K. Longmore Institute on Disability.
My name is Monica Joy and I am a senior at SFSU majoring in Health Education, minoring in Holistic Health, and I am interested in becoming an integrative primary care nurse practitioner in the future. My numerous chronic illnesses have led me to become passionate about the healthcare field, and I want to use the experience I gained through being a patient to optimize my ability to treat my future patients in a empathetic and holistic way. I am so thankful to have found the Paul K.