For more information about Interdisciplinary Studies, please contact:

Lauren Muller, IDST Dept. Chair
(415) 452-5343

Lorraine Leber, Design Collaborative Coordinator
(415) 239-3037

Lawrence Klein, Dean of Behavioral & Social Sciences

Janey Skinner, Trauma Prevention & Recovery Coordinator
(415) 452-5276


Our mailing address is:
50 Phelan Avenue, Mailbox A39
San Francisco, CA 94112

Our office is located at:
Batmale Hall, Room 338

Tel: 415-452-5343

Welcome! IDST Department Website.
Welcome to the official web site for the Interdisciplinary Studies Department of City College of San Francisco!  Our courses, certificates, and programs foster innovation, diversity, and collaboration.  Use this site to contact faculty; find a course, program, or certificate; and/or check up on recent news and announcements.  We are always looking for feedback and ways to improve - the site, as well as our courses.  Let us hear from you.
Events of Interest: Sept 19 -21
Wednesday, Sept. 19
Students Against The War Rally
4:00 PM, Federal Building

450 Golden Gate Ave. @ Larkin San Francisco
Contact: City Students Against War, * * 510-484-5242

Thursday, September 20
The Laws Field Guide to the Sierra Nevada by John Muir (Jack) Laws, CCSF Faculty, illustrator, naturalist, and educator
12:00 - 1:00 pm, Student Union, Upper Level

Friday, September 21
Focus on Vietnam: The Honorable Tran Tuan Anh, Vietnam's Consul General, with CCSF Students
1:30 -3:00 PM, 305 Rosenberg Library

Contact: Laurie Wu McClain,

Dr. Tara Yosso
2:00 -3:00 pm, Visual Arts 115

Dr. Yosso's book, _Critical Race Counterstories Along the Chicana/Chicano Educational Pipeline_, analyzes Chicana/o experiences navigating through structures, practices, and discourses of racism from elementary through graduate school.* Her current research focuses on "Latina/os in school according to Hollywood."
Contact:Hal Huntsman at or Sue Homer at