Mariana Branda, MA, PhD candidate
mariana.branda@canyons.edu

Ms. Branda earned her BA and MA in Sociology with an emphasis in social psychology from CSUN.  She is currenlty a PhD candidate in Sociology at UCA Pontificia Universidad Catolica Argentina.  Her thesis topic is Corporate Social Responsibility.

Professor Branda's professional interests include distance learning development, qualitative methods, culture, gender/class/race relations, social psychology, and, globalization.  She teaches online courses for College of the Canyons from her home in Argentina. 
 
Mariana spends her spare time with her family, reading, and traveling.