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UC San Diego Advisory Board


The Yankelovich Center's executive committee includes distinguished professors, campus partners, and community members. It oversees Center activities and evaluates seed funding proposals.

Julian Betts
Professor, Economics

Amanda Datnow
Associate Dean, Division of Social Sciences
Professor, Education Studies

Peter Gourevitch
Founding Dean and Distinguished Professor Emeritus
School of Global Policy & Strategy

Zoltan Hajnal
Professor, School of Global Policy & Strategy

Isaac Martin
Professor, Sociology

Carol Padden
Dean, Division of Social Sciences
Sanford I. Berman Endowed Professor, Department of Communication and Center for Research in Language

John Skrentny
Director, Yankelovich Center
Professor, Sociology

April Sutton
Assistant Professor, Sociology

Mary Walshok
Associate Vice Chancellor, Public Programs; Dean, UC San Diego Extension

Alison Wishard Guerra
Professor, Education Studies

Susan Yonezawa 
Associate Director of CREATE