Undergraduate Advising Resources

║┌┴¤═° is committed to students graduating in a timely manner. ║┌┴¤═° advisors play a crucial role in this╠řcommitment and helping you navigate through your academic goals. Many advising centers at ║┌┴¤═° have drop-in╠řhours available, but it is highly encouraged that you make an appointment │┘│ˇ░¨┤ă│▄▓Á│ˇ╠ř.

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Advisors assist students with many of ║┌┴¤═°ÔÇÖs registration and degree planning functions, including:

  • Degree Planner
  • General Education Requirements╠ř
  • Declaration or Change of Major
  • Educational Planning for Major Requirements
  • Academic Rules and Regulations... and many more.

Select a category below to view the available advising resources. You can also identify advising services in your major and/or specialized programs in your╠ř╠řunder the╠ř"Advisor" section.

All first-year students╠řare required to attend a mandatory first-year advising workshop for their first two semesters:

  • Fall╠ř(to plan for spring registration)
  • Spring (to plan for fall registration)

If you are a member of a special student program as outlined below, you will primarily be advised by your Special Program advisor and continue to coordinate with your college advisor.╠ř

  • International students are primarily advised by their major advisor. However, the Center for International Education (CIE) provides immigration advising and support via International Students and Scholars Services (ISS).
  • Student Athletes will be advised by╠ř
    ╠ř

Mandatory First-Year╠řAdvising:

  • Fall╠řSemester:
    All first-year students╠řparticipate in Fall First-Year Student Advising to help you prepare to register for spring classes. Advising begins in October with class registration taking place late November/early December.

    Through this process, you will meet with either your College/Department advisor or the╠řUniversity Center for Undergraduate Advising (UCUA).╠ř

    Look for an invitation via email directing you to the right program for your Fall First-Year Student╠řAdvising. Please read it carefully to determine how to schedule your appointment for this very special event. Your registration appointment indicating the day and time you can register for spring classes will be on My║┌┴¤═° in late October.
    ╠ř
  • Spring Semester:╠ř
    Spring First-Year Student Advising is required of all first-year╠řstudents. Through this process, you will meet with either your College/Department advisor or the╠řUniversity Center for Undergraduate Advising (UCUA). Advising begins in March with class registration╠řbeginning in late April/early May.

    As you prepare for your sophomore year, we require all first-year students to participate in the program prior to registering!╠řLook for an invitation via e-mail directing you to the right program for your Spring First-Year Student Advising.

If you are a member of any of the special student programs listed below, continue to coordinate with your major advisor and your Special Program advisor.
╠ř

Special Student Advising Programs:
Program Audience Location Director/Chair Phone
BAC (Bickerstaff Student Athlete Center) Athletes╠ř Bickerstaff Center,
KIN-67
Sandra Shirley 562.985.4777
BMAC (Bob Murphy Access Center) Disabled Students
BMAC provides additional support, but students should work with their major advisors as their primary advising resource.
Student Success Center, 110 Mary Nguyen 562.985.5401
CAMP (College Assistance Migrant Program) Students from Migrant Families Student Success Center, 280 Rafael Topete 562.985.2185
CIE (Center for International Education International Students╠ř Foundation 180 Eugenia Kim 562.985.4106
EOP (Equal Opportunity Program) Low-income and first-generation college students. Student Success Center, 260 Eduardo Leyva 562.985.5637
SSSP (TRIO Student Support Services) Students who are low-income, first-generation, or have a disability Student Success Center, 280 Rafael Topete 562.985.2185
TRIO McNair Scholars Program Underrepresented undergraduate students intending to pursue doctoral studies Student Success Center, 122 and 280 Janette Mariscal 562-985-2040
UCUA (University Center for Undergraduate Advising)
  • Undeclared students
  • Students interested in other major options
  • Students seeking to improve grade point averages &╠řclear academic warning
  • Academically disqualified students seeking reinstatement to ║┌┴¤═°
Student Success Center, 140 Paul Henderson 562.985.4837
University Honors Program Students enrolled in the University Honors Program, including President Scholarship students. Library,
LIB 507
Sandra Perez 562.985.4233
Veterans Services╠ř Veterans╠ř Brotman Hall Room 270 Lynisha McDuel 562.985.5115

╠ř

Executive Director: Dr. Paul Henderson

The University Center for Undergraduate Advising (UCUA) is the primary advising center for:

  • Undeclared students
  • Students interested in exploring major options╠ř or identifying an alternative major
  • Students seeking assistance in creating a strategy to improve grade point averages and clear an Academic Warning (Please note as of Fall 2022, "Academic Probation" is noted as Academic Warning)
  • Academically Disqualified students seeking reinstatement to ║┌┴¤═°

If you have not declared a major, you will continue to be advised by the╠řUniversity Center for Undergraduate Advising (UCUA); however, if you have interest in a specific major, you are encouraged to attend an Advising Session offered by that College/Department. ╠řUCUA offers drop-in advising hours but recommends students╠řmake appointments through the .


First-Year Students
First-year students who have not declared a major (or are uncertain of their current academic program) must attend an advising workshop offered by the University Center for Undergraduate Advising (UCUA) in the Student Success Center Room 140 (SSSC-140). If you are a first-year student and have not declared a major, please visit the╠řUCUA website╠řfor undeclared students for more detailed information.

Dean:╠řDr. Royce Smith
Associate Dean: Dr. Chiara Ferrari
Acting Associate Dean: Anthony Byrnes
Location: AS-115 Phone: 562.985.4364

Department Advising Information
Department Location Advisor Advisor Email╠ř Advisor Phone
School of Art
Advising Center
FA4
102
╠ř SOA-advising@csulb.edu 562.985.7819
Dance DC
F105
Kirsten Sumpter Kirsten.Sumpter@csulb.edu 562.985.8434
Design DESN
107
Kate Lynch katelyn.lynch@csulb.edu 562-985-4368
Film & Electronic Arts UTC
104
╠ř film-advising@csulb.edu 562.985.5404
DC
F105
Kirsten Sumpter Kirsten.Sumpter@csulb.edu 562.985.8434
Theatre Arts TA
233
Adriane Howze Adriane.Howze@csulb.edu 562.985.4042

Please note:

College of the Arts Academic Departments
Department Location Director/Chair Email Phone
Art FA4
106
Jose Rivera jose.rivera@csulb.edu 562.985.7908
Dance DC
S132
Dr. Colleen Dunagan Colleen.Dunagan@csulb.edu 562.985.4747
Design DESN
101
Debra Satterfield Debra.Satterfield@csulb.edu 562.985.5089
Film & Electronic Arts UTC
104
Adam Moore Adam.Moore@csulb.edu 562.985.5404
UMC
C306
Dr. Jermie Arnold Jermie.Arnold@csulb.edu 562.985.4781
Theatre Arts TA
221
Ezra LeBank╠ř Ezra.LeBank@csulb.edu 562.985.4350

Dean: Dr. Michael E. Solt
Associate Dean: Dr. Sabine Reddy
Location: CBA-200 Phone: 562.985.5306

College Advising Program
College Audience Location Director Email
COB Center for Student Success Current╠řCOB Pre- Majors and Majors COB
100
Boualoy Dayton
Department Advising Information
Department Location Advisor Advisor Email╠ř Advisor Phone
COB Business Pre-Majors/Majors COB
100
Laura Carino laura.carino@csulb.edu 562.985.5532
COB Business Pre-Majors/Majors COB
100
Derek Chacon derek.chacon@csulb.edu 562.985.4512
COB Business Pre-Majors/Majors COB
100
Geo Castillo Flores geo.castillolopez@csulb.edu 562.985.4805
COB Business Pre-Majors/Majors COB
100
Boualoy Dayton boualoy.dayton@csulb.edu 562.985.2276
COB Business Pre-Majors/Majors COB
100
Maria Organista maria.organista@csulb.edu 562.985.4805
COB Business Pre-Majors/Majors COB
100
Adam Schwartz adam.schwartz@csulb.edu 562.985.2460
COB Business Pre-Majors/Majors COB
100
Kristy Trinh kristy.trinh@csulb.edu 562.985.1055
COB Business Pre-Majors/Majors COB
100
Adrian Wilson adrian.wilson@csulb.edu 562.985.5328
COB Business Pre-Majors/Majors COB
101
Marisa Davalos marisa.davalos@csulb.edu 562.985.1161
COB Business Pre-Majors/Majors COB
102
Deisy Ocegueda deisy.ocegueda@csulb.edu 562.985.2345
Minor in Business (Entrepreneurship) COB
321
Dr. Kenji Klein kenji.klein@csulb.edu 562.985.5570
Minor in Business (Finance) COB
420
Dr. Cindy Chen cindy.chen@csulb.edu 562.985.5072
Minor in Business (Human Resource Management) COB
321
Dr. Mona Zanhour mona.zanhour@csulb.edu 562.985.4268
Minor in Business (Information Systems) COB
426
Dr. H. Michael Chung hm.chung@csulb.edu 562.985.7691
Minor in Business (International Business) COB
321
Dr. Mark Washburn mark.washburn@csulb.edu 562.985.5360
Minor in Business (Marketing) COB
347
Dr. Yu Wang yu.wang@csulb.edu 562.985.4776

* Advising for business minors is provided by faculty advisors.╠ř

Please note:

College of Business Academic Departments
Department Location Director/Chair Email Phone
Accountancy COB
459
Dr. Sudha Krishnan sudha.krishnan@csulb.edu 562.985.5757
Finance COB
415
Dr.╠řPia Gupta╠ř pia.gupta@csulb.edu 562.985.2466
Information Systems COB
429
Dr. Ying Liu ying.liu@csulb.edu 562.985.4554
International Business COB
305
Ming Chen ming.chen@csulb.edu 562.985.4751
Legal Studies in Business Program COB
418
Dr. Terrence Giannone terrence.giannone@csulb.edu 562.985.7770
Management & Human Resource Management COB
321
Dr. Mark Washburn╠ř mark.washburn@csulb.edu 562.985.5360
Marketing COB
356
Sam Min sam.min@csulb.edu 562.985.7129

Interim Dean:╠řDr. Anna Ortiz
Associate Dean: Dr. Laura Portnoi and Dr.╠řRebecca Bustamante╠ř
Location:╠řEED- 005╠řPhone: 562.985.1609

College Advising Program
College Audience Location Director Phone
College of Education (Teaching Preparation Advising Center - Liberal Studies) Liberal Studies Majors EED╠ř
58
Nancy de Haro 562.985.5867

Department Advising Information
Department Location Advisor Advisor Email╠ř Advisor Phone
Credential Programs/TPAC EED
67
Jessica Olague jessica.olague@csulb.edu 562.985.1765

╠ř

╠ř
Credential Programs/TPAC EED
67
Elodia Montano elodia.montano@csulb.edu 562.985.4577
Education Specialist Credential Program EED
67
Kristin Stout kristin.stout@csulb.edu 562.985.7807
Liberal Studies/TPAC EED
67
Gabriel Rodriguez gabriel.rodriguez@csulb.edu 562.985.5868
Liberal Studies/TPAC EED
67
Aleah Garnica Aleah.Garnica@csulb.edu 562.985.4838
Liberal Studies/TPAC EED
67
Nancy De Haro Saddul Nancy.DeHaroSaddul@csulb.edu 562.985.5867
Liberal Studies/TPAC EED
61
Hedrick Flores Hedrick.Flores@csulb.edu None
Multiple Subject Credential Program EED
67
Dr. Lisa Isbell lisa.isbell@csulb.edu 562.985.1765
Multiple Subject╠řCredential Program EED
67
Dr. Olga Rubio (Spanish BILA) orubio@csulb.edu 562.985.5450
Single Subject Credential Program EED
67
Dr. Tim Keirn tim.keirn@csulb.edu 562.985.7622
Single Subject Credential Program EED
67
Kathleen Keirn (English) kathleen.keirn@csulb.edu 562.985.4215
Single Subject Credential Program EED
67
Dr. Laurie Gatlin (Art) laurie.gatlin@csulb.edu 562.985.4385
Single Subject Credential Program EED
67
Vikki Bisorca (Health) vikki.bisorca@csulb.edu 562.985.8083
Single Subject Credential Program EED
67
Cynthia Leathers (LOTE) cynthia.leathers@csulb.edu 562.985.2200
Single Subject Credential Program EED
67
Dr. Angelo Segalla (Math) angelo.segalla@csulb.edu 562.985.4696
Single Subject Credential Program EED
67
Dr. Dan Zanutto (Music) dan.zanutto@csulb.edu None
Single Subject Credential Program EED
67
Dr. Emyr Williams (PE) emyr.williams@csulb.edu 562.985.7344
Single Subject Credential Program EED
67
Tim Williamson tim.williamson@csulb.edu 562.985.5949
Single Subject Credential Program EED
67
Dr. Eileen Luhr eileen.luhr@csulb.edu 562.985.4511
Urban Dual Credential Program EED
67
Dr. Cara Richards-Tutor cara.richards-tutor@csulb.edu 562.985.1938

Please note:

College of Education Academic Departments
Department Location Director/Chair Email Phone
Advanced Studies in Education and Counseling AS 222 Dr. Bita Ghafoori bita.ghafoori@csulb.edu 562.985.7864
Ed.D Educational Leadership Program AS
201
Dr. Donald Haviland╠ř donald.haviland@csulb.edu 562.985.4998
Liberal Studies EED 26 Dr. Nat Hansuvadha nat.hansuvadha@csulb.edu 562.985.4490
Single Subject Credential Program EED
067
Dr. Tim Keirn tim.keirn@csulb.edu 562.985.5642
Teacher Education EED
013
Estella Chizhik estella.chizhik@csulb.edu 562.985.1012

Dean:╠řDr. Jinny Rhee
Interim╠řAssociate Dean of Academic Programs: Dr. Antonella Sciortino
Associate Dean of Research & Graduate Programs: Dr. Praveen Shankar
Location:╠řECS 610╠řPhone: 562.985.5123

College Advising Program
College Audience Location Director Phone
Engineering Student Success Center All Engineering Majors &╠řPre-Majors EN2╠ř
304
Jason Deutschman 562.985.1800

Department Advising Information
Department Location Advisor Advisor Email╠ř Advisor Phone
Aerospace Engineering Program ECS
630
Dr. Eun Jung Chae 562.985.2096
Biomedical Engineering Program ET
112
Dr. Shadnaz Asgari shadnaz.asgari@csulb.edu 562.985.8023
Chemical Engineering Program EN2
100B
Dr. Sergio Mendez sergio.mendez@csulb.edu 562.985.7832
Civil Engineering (A-I) VEC
107
Dr. Jin-Gi Hong jingi.hong@csulb.edu 562.985.2440
Civil Engineering (J-Z) VEC-101A Dr. Lisa Star lisa.star@csulb.edu 562.985.8524
Computer Engineering ECS
543
Dr. Xiaolong Wu xiaolong.wu@csulb.edu 562.985.5154
Computer Engineering Technology ECS 517 Dr. I-Hung Khoo i-hung.khoo@csulb.edu 562.985.5082
Computer Science EN2
304A
Dr. Melisa Velazquez melisa.velazquez@csulb.edu 562.985.2731
Construction╠ř Management Program VEC 306A Dr. Joseph Kim joseph.kim@csulb.edu 562.985.1679
Electrical Engineering Program ECS
507
Dr. Fei Wang fei.wang@csulb.edu 562.985.8050
Electronics Engineering Technology ECS
517
Dr. I-Hung Khoo i-hung.khoo@csulb.edu 562.985.5082
Environmental Engineering VEC 107 Dr. Jin-Gi Hong jingi.hong@csulb.edu 562.985.2440
Mechanical Engineering Program
(A-G)
ECS
648
Dr. Navdeep Dhillon bsme-advisor1@csulb.edu 562.985.2613
Mechanical Engineering Program
(H-O)
ECS
638
Dr. Asieh Jalali-Farahani bsme-advisor2@csulb.edu 562.985.5579
Mechanical Engineering Program
(P-Z)
ECS
621
Dr. Parviz Yavari bsme-advisor3@csulb.edu 562.985.4277

Please note:

College of Engineering Academic Departments
Department Location Director/Chair Email Phone
Biomedical Engineering ET
112
Dr. Shadnaz Asgari shadnaz.asgari@csulb.edu 562.985.8023
Chemical Engineering Program EN2
100
Dr. Roger C. Lo roger.lo@csulb.edu 562.985.1508
Civil Engineering╠ř& Construction Engineering Program VEC
102
Dr. Lisa Star lisa.star@csulb.edu 562.985.5118
Computer Engineering & Computer Science ECS
542
Dr. Mehrdad Aliasgari╠ř mehrdad.aliasgari@csulb.edu 562.985.7987
Electrical Engineering Program ECS
510
Dr. Ebrahim Amiri ebrahim.amiri@csulb.edu 562.985.1517
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Program ECS
635 or 636
Dr. Jalal Torabzadeh jalal.torabzadeh@csulb.edu 562.985.4398

╠ř

Dean:╠řDr. Monica Lounsbery
Associate Dean: Dr. Tiffanye Vargas and Dr. Grace Reynolds-Fisher
Location:╠řET 200╠řPhone: 562.985.4194

College Advising Program
College Audience Location Director Phone
College of Health & Human Services Academic Advising Center All CHHS disciplines: Family & Consumer Sciences, Health Care Administration, Health Science, Kinesiology, Nursing, Recreation & Leisure Studies, Social Work, and Speech-Language Pathology HSD
117
Chrissy Franks Sayed 562.985.2691

Please note:

╠ř

Department Advising Information
Department Location Advisor Advisor Email╠ř Advisor Phone
Criminal Justice HSD
117
See Current Advising Resources Contact╠řCHHS Academic Advising Center 562.985.2691
Family & Consumer Sciences HSD
117
See Current Advising Resources Contact╠řCHHS Academic Advising Center 562.985.2691
Health Care Administration HSD
117
See Current Advising Resources Contact╠řCHHS Academic Advising Center 562.985.2691
Health Science HSD
117
See Current Advising Resources Contact╠řCHHS Academic Advising Center 562.985.2691
Kinesiology HSD 117 See Current Advising Resources Contact╠řCHHS Academic Advising Center 562.985.2691
Military Science, Army ROTC HSD
117
See Current Advising Resources Contact╠řCHHS Academic Advising Center 562.985.2691
Nursing (Basic, Trimester) HSD 117 See Current Advising Resources Contact╠řCHHS Academic Advising Center 562.985.2691
Nursing (R.N.) HSD
117
See Current Advising Resources Contact╠řCHHS Academic Advising Center 562.985.2691
Pre-Nursing HSD
117
See Current Advising Resources Contact╠řCHHS Academic Advising Center 562.985.2691
Recreation & Leisure Studies HSD
117
See Current Advising Resources Contact╠řCHHS Academic Advising Center 562.985.2691
Social Work HSD
117
See Current Advising Resources Contact╠řCHHS Academic Advising Center 562.985.2691
Speech Language Pathology HSD
117
See Current Advising Resources Contact╠řCHHS Academic Advising Center 562.985.2691

Please note:

College of Health and Human Services Academic Departments
Department Location Director/Chair Email Phone
Criminology, Criminal Justice and Emergency Management ET
233
Christine Scott-Hayward Christine.Scott-Hayward@csulb.edu 562.985.2669
Family & Consumer Sciences FCS
001
Dr. Wendy Reiboldt wendy.reiboldt@csulb.edu 562.985.8250
Graduate Center for Public Policy & Administration SS/PA
232
Dr. David Powell david.powell@csulb.edu 562.985.5383
Health Care Administration HHS2
116
Henry O'Lawrence henry.olawrence@csulb.edu 562.985.8103
Health Science HHS2
117
Dr. Kamiar Alaei kamiar.alaei@csulb.edu 562.985.8036
Kinesiology HHS2
103
Tiffanye Vargas tiffanye.vargas@csulb.edu 562.985.4051
Military Science, Army ROTC HSD
108
Matthew Turner matthew.turner@csulb.edu 562.985.5766
Nursing NUR
61B
Michael Williams michael.williams@csulb.edu 562.985.1024
Physical Therapy ET
132
Dr. George Beneck george.beneck@csulb.edu 562.985.1974
Recreation & Leisure Studies ET
101
Dr. Terry Robertson terry.robertson@csulb.edu 562.985.1098
Social Work SS/PA
158
Dr. Nancy Meyer-Adams nancy.meyer-adams@csulb.edu 562.985.7774
Speech-Language Pathology LAB
216
Dr. Pei-Fang Hung pei-fang.hung@csulb.edu 562.985.4159

Dean:╠řDr. Deborah Thien
Associate Dean:╠řDr. Daniel O'Connor
Interim Associate Dean:╠řDr. Seiji Steimetz
Location:╠řCLA F01╠řPhone: 562.985.5381


College Advising Program
College Audience Location Director Phone
College of Liberal Arts (ATLAS) All Liberal Arts Majors, Minors, Credential & Certificates PH1
104
Tanisha Peoples 562.985.7804

Department Advising Information
Department Location Advisor Advisor Email╠ř Advisor Phone
PSY
306
Dr. Maulana Karenga maulana.karenga
@csulb.edu
562.985.5620
FO3
308
Dr. Craig Stone craig.stone@csulb.edu 562.985.8703
PSY 413 Wanette Reynolds wanette.reynolds@csulb.edu 562.985.1874
FO2
109
ATLAS cla-atlas@csulb.edu 562.985.7804
FO3
320
Dr. Steven Rousso-Schindler steven.rousso-schindler@csulb.edu 562.985.8179
FO3
338
Dr. Barbara Kim barbara.kim@csulb.edu 562.985.7942
MHB
214
ATLAS cla-atlas@csulb.edu 562.985.7804
MHB
516
Paul Scotton paul.scotton@csulb.edu 562.985.2599
AS
309
Dawn Kelsey

Chelsea Jones
comm-advising@csulb.edu 562.985.2136
MHB
606

MHB
608
Kathryn Chew (A-M)

Elizabeth Dahab (N-Z)
kathryn.chew@csulb.edu

elizabeth.dahab@csulb.edu
562-985-5810

562.985.1368
SS/PA
362-A
Yutian Chen yutian.chen@csulb.edu 562.985.5083
MHB
302
Norbert Schuerer nschurer@csulb.edu 562.985.4213
MHB 505 Stephanie Johnson stephanie.johnson@csulb.edu 562.985.4402
FO5
210
Dr. Monica Argrandona monica.argandona
@csulb.edu
562.985.8097
PH1-212 Lianna Li lianna.li@csulb.edu 562.985.4454
FO2 202 Jane Dabel jane.dabel@csulb.edu 562.985.2408
FO2 109 Andrew Fogleman andrew.fogleman@csulb.edu 562.985.4465
FO2
205
Margaret Kuo margaret.kuo@csulb.edu 562.985.4524
FO2 102 David Shafer david.shafer@csulb.edu 562.985.4431
LA3
202
Rachna Soni Rachna.Soni@csulb.edu 562.985.8997
LA3
103D
Yousef Baker yousef.baker@csulb.edu 562.985.8864
FO2╠ř210 Jeffrey Blutinger Jeffrey.Blutinger@csulb.edu 562.985.2196
LA4
106
Jennifer Fleming

Jennifer Newton
Jennifer.Fleming@csulb.edu

Jennifer.Newton@csulb.edu
562.985.2196

562.985.5736
PSY 409 Michael Ahland michael.ahland@csulb.edu 562.985.1146
MHB
917
ATLAS cla-atlas@csulb.edu 562.985.7804
PH1
104
ATLAS cla-atlas@csulb.edu 562.985.7804
PSY
100
ATLAS cla-atlas@csulb.edu 562.985.7804
MHB
619
ATLAS cla-atlas@csulb.edu 562.985.7804
AS 329 Patricia Arteaga patricia.arteaga@csulb.edu 562.985.4317

PSY 135

Nancy Martin

nancy.martin@csulb.edu

562.985.1168

PSY
145
Steven Osuna steven.osuna@csulb.edu 562.985.4604
PSY 125 Esa Syeed esa.syeed@csulb.edu 562.985.5690
MHB
812
ATLAS cla-atlas@csulb.edu 562.985.7804

Please note:

College of Liberal Arts╠řAcademic Departments

Department Location Director/Chair Email Phone
PSY
306
Dr. Maulana Karenga maulana.karenga@csulb.edu 562.985.4624
FO2
109
Dr. Brett Mizelle brett.mizelle@csulb.edu 562.985.4424
FO3
308
Dr. Craig Stone craig.stone@csulb.edu 562.985.5305
FO3
305
Dr. Scott Wilson Scott.Wilson@csulb.edu 562.985.5171
FO3
338
Dr. Barbara Kim barbara.kim@csulb.edu 562.985.7942
MHB
214
Dr. Rigoberto Rodriguez rigoberto.rodriguez@csulb.edu 562.985.4644
MHB
517
Dr. Paul Scotton paul.scotton@csulb.edu 562.985.4239
AS
309
Dr. Jennifer Asenas jennifer.asenas@csulb.edu 562.985.4301
MHB
517
Dr. Kathryn Chew kathryn.chew@csulb.edu 562.985.4239
SS/PA
362A
Yutian Chen yutian.chen@csulb.edu 562.985.5083
MHB
419
Dr. Eileen Klink eileen.klink@csulb.edu 562.985.4223
Environmental Science & Policy FO5
210
Dr. Christine Whitcraft christine.whitcraft@csulb.edu 562.985.8432
LA1-125A Dr. Suzanne Wechsler suzanne.wechsler@csulb.edu 562.985.2356
F02
106
Dr. David Shafer david.shafer@csulb.edu 562.985.4431
LA3
200D
Kimberly Kelly kimberly.kelly@csulb.edu 562.985.1385
LA3
100
Dr. Laura Ceia laura.ceia@csulb.edu 562.985.5236
FO2 210 Jeffrey Blutinger jeffrey.blutinger@csulb.edu 562.985.2196
LA4
106
Dr. Jennifer Fleming jennifer.fleming@csulb.edu 562.985.4981
PSY
118
Dr. Nancy Hall nancy.hall@csulb.edu 562.985.2656
MHB
909
Dr. Cory Wright cory.wright@csulb.edu 562.985.2736
SS/PA
257
Dr. Amy Cabrera Rasmussen amy.rasmussen@csulb.edu 562.985.4705
PSY
325
Chi-Anh Chun Chi-Ah.Chun@csulb.edu 562.985.7608
MHB
619
Dr. Sophia Pandya sophia.pandya@csulb.edu 562.985.5341
AS
309
Dr. Aparna Nayak aparna.nayak@csulb.edu 562.985.4317
PSY
141
Dr. Nielan Barnes nielan.barnes@csulb.edu 562.985.4608
MHB
819
Dr. Lori Baralt lori.baralt@csulb.edu 562.985.4839

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Dean:╠řDr. Curtis D. Bennett
Associate Dean: Dr. Kris Slowinski and Dr. Barbara Taylor
Location:╠řHSCI 160╠řPhone: 562.985.4707

College Advising Program
College Audience Location Coordinator Phone
First-year students and all continuing pre-majors work with the CNSM Advising Center. All upper-division majors, including incoming transfer students, are advised by faculty advisors. HSCI
164
Shannon Durbin 562.985.4334

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Major Advising Information
Major Location Advisor Advisor Email╠ř Advisor Phone
Applied Statistics FO3
120
Dr. Olga Korosteleva Olga.Korosteleva@csulb.edu 562.985.1941
Applied Statistics (Pre-Major) HSCI
164
Dennis Garcia Dennis.Garcia@csulb.edu 562.985.4682
Biochemistry HSCI
354
Dr. Jason Schwans ugrad-biochem.advising@csulb.edu 562.985.7778
Biochemistry (Pre-Major) HSCI
164
Tanya Piloyan Tanya.Piloyan@csulb.edu ╠ř
Biology (A-G) HSCI
104
Dr. Kay Lee-Fruman Kay.Lee-Fruman@csulb.edu 562.985.5262
Biology (H-M) MLSC-202 Dr. Amanda Fisher Amanda.Fisher@csulb.edu ╠ř
Biology (N-Z) HSCI
104
Dr. Ashley Carter Ashley.Carter@csulb.edu 562.985.4917
Biology (Pre-Major - A-G) HSCI
164
Sonia Santos Sonia.Santos@csulb.edu 562.985.2237
Biology (Pre-Major - H-M) HSCI
164
Cesar Cervantes Cesar.Cervantes@csulb.edu ╠ř
Biology (Pre-Major - N-Z) HSCI 164 Shannon Durbin Shannon.Durbin@csulb.edu 562.985.4334
Biology Education HSCI
124
Dr. Amanda Fisher Amanda.Fisher@csulb.edu 562.985.4814
Biology Education (Pre-Major) HSCI
164
Shannon Durbin Shannon.Durbin@csulb.edu 562.985.4334
MLSC╠ř
224
Dr. Deborah Fraser Deborah.Fraser@csulb.edu 562.985.7597
MLSC
228
Dr. Douglas Pace Douglas.Pace@csulb.edu 562.985.4825
Biology, Molecular Cell Biology and Physiology (Pre-Major - A-G) HSCI
164
Sonia Santos Sonia.Santos@csulb.edu 562.985.2237
Biology, Molecular Cell Biology and Physiology (Pre-Major - H-Z) HSCI
164
Cesar Cervantes Cesar.Cervantes@csulb.edu ╠ř
Biology, Zoology, Botany, and Ecology HSCI
124
Dr. Bruno Pernet bruno.pernet@csulb.edu 562.985.5378
Biology, Zoology, Botany, and Ecology
(Pre-Major)
HSCI
164
Sonia Santos Sonia.Santos@csulb.edu ╠ř
Chemistry MLSC 319 Dr. Paul Buonora ugrad-chem.advising@csulb.edu ╠ř
Chemistry
(Pre-Major)
HSCI
164
Tanya Piloyan Tanya.Piloyan@csulb.edu ╠ř
Earth Science HSCI 318 Dr. Richard Behl Richard.Behl@csulb.edu 562.985.5850
Earth Science (Pre-Major) HSCI
164
Shannon Durbin Shannon.Durbin@csulb.edu 562.985.4334
Environmental Science & Policy PH1
210
Monica Argandona Monica.Argandona@csulb.edu 562.985.8097
Marine Biology HSCI
124
Dr. Bruno Pernet bruno.pernet@csulb.edu 562.985.5378
Marine Biology (Pre-Major) HSCI
161
Dahlia Valle Dahlia.Valle@csulb.edu 562.985.8696
Math FO3
112
Dr. Jeffrey Pair Jeffrey.Pair@csulb.edu 562.985.4351
Math (Pre-Major) HSCI
164
Dennis Garcia Dennis.Garcia@csulb.edu 562.985.4682
Math, Applied Math FO3
120
Dr. Melvin Lax Melvin.Lax@csulb.edu 562.985.4325
Math, Applied Math (Pre-Major) HSCI
164
Dennis Garcia Dennis.Garcia@csulb.edu 562.985.4682
Math, Math Education FO3
112
Dr. Jeffrey Pair Jeffrey.Pair@csulb.edu 562.985.4351
Math, Math Education (Pre-Major) HSCI
164
Shannon Durbin Shannon.Durbin@csulb.edu 562.985.4334
Microbiology HSCI
104
Dr. Deborah Fraser Deborah.Fraser@csulb.edu 562.985.7597
HSCI
164
Sonia Santos Sonia.Santos@csulb.edu 562.985.2237
Physics, All options HSCI
272D
Dr. Thomas Gredig thomas.gredig@csulb.edu 562.985.4922
Physics, All options (Pre-Major) HSCI
164
Shannon Durbin Shannon.Durbin@csulb.edu 562.985.4334
Science Education (Credential) HSCI
210
Kristin Straits Kristin.Straits@csulb.edu 562.985.4801

Please note:

College of Natural Sciences & Mathematics Academic Departments
Department Location Director/Chair Email Phone
Biological Sciences HSCI
104
Dr.╠ř Jesse Dillon Jesse.Dillon@csulb.edu 562.985.4806
Chemistry & Biochemistry HSCI
370
Dr. Lijuan Li Lijuan.Li@csulb.edu 562.985.4941
Geological Sciences HSCI 332 Lora Stevens Lora.Stevens@csulb.edu 562.985.4817
Mathematics & Statistics FO3
116
Dr. Will Murray Will.Murray@csulb.edu 562.985.8008
Physics & Astronomy HSCI
220
Dr. Prashanth Jaikumar Prashanth.Jaikumar@csulb.edu 562.985.7925
Science Education HSCI
205
Dr. Jim Kisiel J.Kisiel@csulb.edu ╠ř

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