Seta Khajarian (EdD '11), joined the OIE office in February 2021. Seta has served
as the senior director of institutional effectiveness in the Education Division at
the Pepperdine Graduate School of Education and Psychology (GSEP) since July 2018.
With more than 20 years of experience in educational settings, Dr. Khajarian previously
served an eight-year tenure as the academic director of Holy Martyrs Ferrahian High
School in Encino, California. She led the school's accreditation successful re-affirmations.
A graduate of the WASC Senior College and University Commission's (WSCUC) prestigious
Assessment Leadership Academy (ALA), she also serves on WSCUC visiting teams to reaffirm
accreditation of other universities. An experienced academician, she teaches GSEP
courses, including learning design and evaluation, and in the past, she has taught
courses in organizational leadership and leadership innovation and change as an adjunct
professor at Woodbury University in Burbank, California. Within Pepperdine, Dr. Khajarian
serves as the institution's Accreditation Liaison Officer, and is a member of the
Advancement of Student Learning Council (ASLC), University Diversity Council (UDC),
and University Academic Council (UAC).