Tammy Pao, M.B.A., Ph.D.

Tammy Pao, M.B.A., Ph.D.

Tutorial Assistant Professor

Contact

P (310) 529-6969

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Bio

Tammy Pao’s dynamic teaching style and extensive corporate experience enable her to assist students in achieving their academic goals. She has experience at El Camino College, Loyola Marymount University, and Santa Monica College as both an administrator and professor teaching courses in accounting, finance, mathematics, and computers. She gained extensive tutoring experience at Pepperdine University and in her own private tutoring practice. 

Prior to teaching, Tammy worked in Corporate America in consulting, project management, finance and operations roles for AT&T Broadband, Merrill Lynch, New England Funds, Fidelity Investments, Mattel, Health Net, Harman International, Honeywell, and RJR Nabisco. 

With an MBA from Pepperdine University, a BS in Electrical Engineering from NC State University, and a Single Subject Teaching Credential in Mathematics from Chapman University, Tammy has the mix of business, engineering, and mathematics to serve all levels of Brandman University students.

Tammy holds a Ph.D. in Education – Leadership Studies from Chapman University and in her spare time she enjoys working out, going to the beach, and spending time with her family and friends.

Discipline
  • Competency Based Education B.B.A Program
  • Professional Tutor – Online Writing and Math Community
Education
Chapman University, Orange, CA
Ph.D. – Education – Leadership Studies
 
2016
Pepperdine University, Malibu, NC
MBA – Emphasis in Finance
 
1993
N.C. State University, Raleigh, NC
B.S. Electrical Engineering
 
1986
Scholarly Activities
Member – Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society
 
2014
Chapman University Ph.D. Fellowship
 
2013 - 2014
Member – American Education Research Association
 
2014
Professional Experience
El Camino College, Torrance, CA
Interim Associate Dean - Business
Assisted the Dean with the day-to-day operations of the Business Division
 
 
El Camino College, Torrance, CA
Adjunct Faculty - Business
Taught Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Business Mathematics and Personal Finance
 
 
Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA
Adjunct Faculty - Business
Taught Operations Management and Introduction to Computers