​ Staff

Nga Pham

Nga Pham
, Director of Research, joined the department in 1990.  She has designed, conducted and coordinated program evaluation and survey research in various areas and developed evaluation templates for faculty and staff to use in their research endeavors.  Nga serves on various committees (including the statewide Research and Planning Group Board), coordinates evaluation efforts for grants, and coordinates the district and colleges' IPEDS data collection and other mandated reports.  She is an alumnus of Santa Ana College and holds a BA in business administration and a MPA from CSU, Fullerton.  Nga can be reached by calling (714) 480-7467 or sending an email at

Cristina Gheorghe



Cristina Gheorghe, Research Coordinator, joined the department in 2007.  She is an alumnus of Santiago Canyon College and has a B.S. in mathematics from Chapman University.  Cristina can be reached by calling (714) 480-7468  or  sending an email at