Professional & Service Activity

Dayana M. Salazar


Professional & Service Activity


1/08 - Present

CommUniverCity San José

Executive Director of a nationally recognized service-learning partnership between a working class neighborhood (community), San José State (university), and the City of San José (city) which focuses collective resources, knowledge, and expertise on community development priorities identified by residents.

8/91 - Present

Department of Urban and Regional Planning

Chair (August, 2004 to August, 2006; January, 2008 to August 2011)

Interim Chair (2002-04)

Professor (2005-present)

Associate Professor (1999-2005)

Assistant Professor (1991-1999)

Areas of Concentration:

  • Participatory community planning and development
  • Urban design and site planning
  • Computer-aided graphics and mapping