Executive Director, Student Health and Well-being
University of California San Diego
Karen Calfas is the executive director of student health and well-being at the University of California San Diego. Prior to her work at UCSD, she was a professor at San Diego State University directing the Department of Health Promotion, program faculty in the Department of Psychology, and adjunct professor at their Graduate School of Public Health. Calfas received her doctorate in 1990 from UCSD and her bachelor’s in 1985 from Pacific Lutheran University, in Tacoma, WA. She has been a licensed psychologist in the state of California since 1993.