February 23, 2017 – Cypress, CA – Trident University International (Trident) is excited to announce the addition of Dr. Traci Marin as its new Doctoral Studies Director in the College of Health and Human Services. She assumed her role on January 30th.
Dr. Marin has held a number of roles at Loma Linda University’s School of Medicine, including Associate Research Professor, Program Director of Cardiopulmonary Sciences, and Assistant Professor of Clinical Science in the Department of Cardiopulmonary Science.
Additionally, she served as the Respiratory Therapy Program Director at Victor Valley College, and as a Teaching Assistant for General Biology Laboratory courses at University of California, Riverside.
Dr. Marin also has non-academic experience, including her role as the Founder and Manager of Tranquility Community Health, Shift Supervisor, Department of Cardiopulmonary Services of the Community Hospital of San Bernardino in San Bernardino, CA, and Registered Respiratory Therapist at Menifee Valley Medical Center in Sun City, CA.
Dr. Marin is an experienced researcher who has been published in Circulation, Science and Signaling, and the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). She is a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, American Lung Association, and American Association for Respiratory Care.
Dr. Marin is a graduate of University of California, Riverside’s Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology program and Master of Science in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology program. She also holds a Master of Public Health in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from Loma Linda University.
Trident is a 100% online university that has been in operation since 1998 and is regionally accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). Active duty military, veterans, National Guard, and military dependents make up 79% of the University’s student population, and Trident is proud to employ many veterans at its faculty, staff, and management levels.
About Trident University
Founded in 1998, Trident University International (Trident) is a leading online post-secondary university serving adult learners. Trident developed the Trident Learning Model, which employs case-based learning in an online setting to teach real-world relevant critical thinking skills to enhance student’s lives and careers. Trident offers high-quality bachelors, masters, and doctoral degree programs, led by a qualified faculty team, over 80% of whom have doctoral degrees. Visit www.trident.edu, Trident’s Facebook page, or call at to learn more about Trident’s wide range of program offerings.