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.
IDST would like to announce the following accomplishments of several of our department teachers
IDST would like to announce the following accomplishments of several of our department teachers:

TRINITY ORDONA, who has taught IDST 37 Ethnic and Racial Groups in the U.S., was honored as one of the 20 most influential lesbian professors in the March issue of Curve magazine.

LAUREN MULLER, who is chair of IDST and teaches IDST 36 Poetry for the People and IDST 3 Museum Studies, co-edited a newly released anthology of stories written by native American women titled Reckonings: Contemporary Short fiction by Native American Women. (Oxford University Press)

MOZZAM SHEIKH teaches IDST 29 Introduction to Islam, writes and translates fiction from Urdu/Hindi/Punjabi/English. His most recent publication is The Idol Lover, and Other Stories from Pakistan. (Ithuriel's Spear Press) His latest work of translation is Stories of Intizar Husain (Katha).
Summer Class 2008-IDST 37: Ethnic and Racial Groups in the U.S.
Still Open: IDST 37: Ethnic and Racial Groups in the U.S.
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Summer Course IDST 47: Trauma and the Arts
Still Open: IDST 47: Trauma and the Arts, An Interdisicplinary Approach
(For more info, double-click on the course description below!)