Edward Goldberg's Retirement Party


Contact: Margie Yu,

Public Affairs Assistant

(323) 343-3047


Los Angeles, CA -- October 25, 1996 -- Pasadena resident
Edward M. Goldberg, professor of political science
at California State University, Los Angeles, will celebrate
his retirement on Sunday, November 17, 1996, 6:30
, at the Brookside Country Club in Pasadena.

Goldberg received his bachelor's degree from Brooklyn College,
his master's degree from the University of New Mexico and his
Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania. His areas of expertise
are American Constitution Law, Judicial Process and Comparative
Judicial Studies. He joined the CSLA faculty in 1961 as assistant
professor and became professor in 1970. In 1996, he was designated
professor emeritus. Prior to his appointment at CSLA, he served
as visiting assistant professor at the University of New Mexico
and San Diego State University and as an instructor at the University
of Pennsylvania.

The recipient of three National Endowment for the Humanities Summer
Seminar Fellowships, Goldberg has served as consultant and as
principal investigator on research projects involving privacy
and computers for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development,
Long Island University, and the Claremont Graduate School. He
has also served as a consultant on reapportionment to both the
California State Assembly and Senate, and as a research associate
on reapportionment for UC Davis.

At CSLA, Goldberg has served as associate dean for Instruction
in the School of Letters and Science (now the School of Natural
and Social Science), chair of the Department of Political Science,
assistant dean for Graduate Studies, and coordinator of Graduate
Programs in the School of Natural and Social Sciences. He was
chair of the Academic Senate from 1992 to 1994. In 1985, he received
the CSLA Outstanding Professor Award for excellence in teaching
and scholarship.

Goldberg has authored or coauthored seven monographs, four book
chapters and a dozen articles. He has been president, vice president
and executive councilor of the Western Political Science Association
and of the Southern California Political Science Association,
and was associate editor of Western Political Quarterly.
He is currently a member of three honor societies: Phi Kappa
Phi, Pi Gamma Mu and Pi Sigma Alpha.

For more information about the retirement banquet, call (323)

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