Academic Advisors

Pre-Majors: undergraduate students who request admission into a CNSM major but do not yet met the minimum requirements for a major are considered pre-majors. All freshmen are considered pre-majors. If you are a pre-major, you will meet with the pre-major advisor.

Fully Declared: undergraduate students who request admission into a CNSM major and meet the minimum requirements for that major are considered to be fully declared in their major. All transfer students are considered fully declared. If you are a fully-declared major, you will meet with the major advisor.

Biological Sciences

Department Website: Biological Sciences

Degree Pre-Major Advisor Major Advisor
Biology (last names A-G) Sonia Santos


Appointment via SSO
Dr. Kay Lee-Fruman


Appointment via SSO
Biology (last names H-L) Kim Serpas


Appointment via SSO
Dr. Kay Lee-Fruman


Appointment via SSO
Biology (last names M-Z) Kim Serpas


Appointment via SSO
Dr. Ashley Carter


Appointment via SSO
Biology with Option in Biology Education Tim Kalliomaa


Appointment via SSO
Dr. Gwen Goodmanlowe


Appointment via SSO
Biology with Option in Molecular Cell Biology and Physiology (A-J) Sonia Santos


Appointment via SSO
Dr. Deborah Fraser


Appointment via SSO
Biology with Option in Molecular Cell Biology and Physiology (K-Z) Sonia Santos


Appointment via SSO
Dr. Douglas Pace


Appointment via SSO
Biology with Option in Organismal Biology (Zoology, Botany, and Ecology) Tim Kalliomaa


Appointment via SSO
Dr. Gwen Goodmanlowe


Appointment via SSO
Marine Biology Tim Kalliomaa


Appointment via SSO
Dr. Gwen Goodmanlowe


Appointment via SSO
Microbiology Sonia Santos


Appointment via SSO
Dr. Deborah Fraser


Appointment via SSO
Biology Minor (none) Dr. Kay Lee-Fruman


Appointment via SSO
Microbiology Minor (none) Dr. Deborah Fraser


Appointment via SSO

Chemistry and Biochemistry

Department Website: Chemistry and Biochemistry

Degree Pre-Major Advisor Major Advisor
Biochemistry Tanya Piloyan


Appointment via SSO
Dr. Jason Schwans


Appointment via SSO
Chemistry Tanya Piloyan

HSCI-164B
Appointment via SSO
Dr. Shahab Derakhshan

Appointment via SSO

Environmental Science and Policy

Department Website: Environmental Science and Policy

Degree Advisor
All Monica Argandona


Email for appointment

Geological Sciences

Department Website: Geological Sciences

Degree Pre-Major Advisor Major Advisor
Geology, Earth Science Kim Serpas


Appointment via SSO
Dr. Rick Behl


Appointment via SSO

Mathematics and Statistics

Department Website: Mathematics and Statistics

Degree Pre-Major Advisor Major Advisor
Math Tim Kalliomaa


Appointment via SSO
Dr. Jeffrey Pair


Appointment via SSO
Math with Option in Applied Math Tanya Piloyan


Appointment via SSO
Dr. Melvin Lax


Appointment via SSO
Math with Option in Math Education Tim Kalliomaa


Appointment via SSO
Dr. Jeffrey Pair


Appointment via SSO
Math with Option in Statistics Tanya Piloyan


Appointment via SSO
Dr. Olga Korosteleva


Email for appointment

Physics and Astronomy

Department Website: Physics and Astronomy

Degree Pre-Major Advisor Major Advisor
All Tanya Piloyan


Appointment via SSO
Dr. Galen Pickett


Appointment via SSO

Science Education

Department Website: Science Education

Credential Advisor
All Kristin Straits


Email for appointment

Appointments

Academic Advisors will have both online and on-campus availability for 30 minute advising appointments. Please see our Appointment Guide regarding on-campus advising appointments.

Appointment via SSO
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Contact CNSM Advising

Please include your student ID number in all email correspondence.