The Executive Office
Mailing Address and Contact Information:
C/O Dr. Salaam Yousif, Interim PBD Executive Director & CEO
Administration Building Rooms 148 & 150
Phone: (+1) 909-537-5018
Fax: (+1) 909-537-7458
Interim Executive Director & CEO:
Salaam Yousif, Ph.D.
Salaam Yousif (Ph.D. in Comparative Literature, the University of Iowa) is Professor Emeritus of English, California State University, San Bernardino. Dr. Yousif developed and taught several courses in world literature and published several articles on Iraqi culture and literature. He also translated contemporary Iraqi poems into English, including the collection “Letters to My Brother,” which was set to music as a choral piece, “A Handshake in the Dark,” by Michael Nyman and premiered by the BBC Symphony Chorus and Orchestra in 2007. For the past ten years, Dr. Yousif has served as Assistant then Associate Dean, College of Arts & Letters, at California State University, San Bernardino. He was one of the founding members of Gamma Lambda, the Phi Beta Delta chapter at his home institution, and also served as President Elect, President, and Vice President of the chapter.
Administrative Assistant: Rosette Santiago