John Scaringe was appointed President for the Southern California University of Health Sciences (SCU) on May 8, 2010 after serving as the University's Interim President since August 2009. Prior to his presidency, Dr. Scaringe served as Vice President for Academic Affairs and Chief Academic Officer for approximately three years. He began his career at Los Angeles College of Chiropractic (LACC) as faculty in 1991. Dr. Scaringe served as Chair of the Chiropractic Procedures Department and the Department of Diagnosis for LACC before directing the University Health Center in Whittier, the largest outpatient care facility at SCU. In 2001, he became Dean of Clinical Education and Chief of Staff and in 2005 was named Dean of the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic.
Dr. Scaringe is a published author and has served as the Associate Editor for the Journal of Sports Chiropractic and Rehabilitation and on the editorial advisory board of Manual Therapy. He is a frequent lecturer on sports medicine and manual therapy related topics and has cared for elite amateur and professional athletes worldwide. In addition to private practice and over 20 years of teaching experience, Dr Scaringe currently serves on the Council on Chiropractic Education.
Scaringe holds a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from New York Chiropractic College, a Masters of Science in Kinesiology from California State University, Fullerton, and an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership from California State University, Long Beach. He is also a Diplomate and past president of the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians.
He is married to Christine and they have two daughters Danielle and Gabriella.