William C. Green (In Memoriam)

Dr. William C. Green, associate professor of political science, died Monday, January 26, 2010 after a sudden illness while on active duty in Germany with the United States Navy. Dr. Green was a commander in the United States Navy Reserve and was on a one-year leave from Cal State San Bernardino.

Dr. Green was the 2007-08 winner of the university's Golden Apple Award for Outstanding Teaching. Dr. Green taught undergraduate courses in the Political Science program and graduate courses in the National Security Studies M.A. program. He joined Cal State San Bernardino in September 1995 after having taught at Boston University and at the University of Southern California, where he obtained his bachelor's degree (Russian language and literature), master's degree (international relations) and doctorate (international relations).

Dr. Green is survived by his wife Ann and two children, Clark and Julia. He will be sorely missed. He was a great mentor to his students and a great friend to his colleagues.