Departmental Advising

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Department Chair

Colleen Haight

Our goal is to provide the support you need to make a smooth transition into our program and graduate with the skills and knowledge you will need to pursue your dreams and become an active member in society.


Department Advisors:

  • Graduate Advisor: Dr. Rui Liu 
    Office Hours: Tuesday - Thursday: 3:00 - 4:00 pm and by APPT
  • Undergraduate Advisor: Professor Ghislaine Lang: 
    Drop In Hours: Mon - Wed: 11 am - 1 pm
                           Tues: 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
    Office: DMH 214 
  • GE Advising: CL 240                                                   Hoan Nguyen:                          Valerie Chapman: