Mission Statement

The Department seeks to improve the quality of life for individuals at all levels of development within diverse environments. Students are trained to think and write critically about human and family development through identifying and solving real-world problems, advocating for individuals and families, and disseminating knowledge.

Department Office

Business Hours: Monday - Thursday, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm; Friday, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm.
The Child & Family Studies office is located in the Engineering and Technology Building room A535. The administrative, curricular, and advisement functions of the department are supported in this office. Our contact information - Phone: (323) 343-4590 / Fax: (323) 343-5019.


Department Chair

Kaveri Subrahmanyam, PhD
Interim Chair and Professor
Office Location: E&T A537
Phone: (323) 343-4677
E-mail: ksubrah@calstatela.edu


Department Office Manager

Rocio Salgado, Administrative Support Coordinator
Location: E&T 536
Phone: 323-343-4590
Fax: 323-343-5019
E-mail: RSalgado@calstatela.edu

Toung Tran, Administrative Support Assistant ll
Location: E&T 535
Phone: 323-343-4590
E-mail: Ttran123@calstatela.edu

We look forward to being of service!