Department Academic Advisors

Biological Sciences

  • Medical Laboratory Science (MLS) Program Director
  • Assistant Teaching Professor
  • MLS Academic Advisor

Teaching Interests

  • Immunohematology
  • Medical Bacteriology
  • Phlebotomy¬†
  • Nursing Program Director
  • Nursing Program Advisor
  • Teaching Professor

Teaching Interests

  • Professional Issues and Ethics in Nursing
  • Nursing Theory
  • Community Nursing
  • Nursing Leadership

Biological Sciences Advising


Susan Liebau

Susan Liebau

  • Director, Chemistry Learning Center
  • Chemistry Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Chemistry Advising

Cognitive and Learning Sciences, Psychology and Human Factors

Kay Tislar

Kay Tislar

  • Assistant Teaching Professor, Cognitive and Learning Sciences
  • Undergraduate Advisor, Cognitive and Learning Sciences

Psychology Advising

General Sciences and Arts - Exploring Majors

Heather Simpson

Heather Simpson

  • Program Director: General Sciences and Arts/Undecided
  • Academic Advisor: Exploring Majors

Exploring Majors


Maria Bergstrom

  • Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education, College of Sciences and Arts
  • Associate Teaching Professor, Humanities Department
  • Assistant Academic Advisor: Humanities and Modern Languages

Humanities Advising

Kinesiology and Integrative Physiology

Tayler Haapapuro

Tayler Haapapuro

  • Academic Advisor and Outreach Coordinator, Kinesiology and Integrative Physiology
Craig Pellizzaro

Craig R. Pellizzaro

  • Director of Intramurals and Physical Education
  • Instructor, Kinesiology and Integrative Physiology

KIP Advising

Mathematical Sciences

  • Professor, Mathematical Sciences
  • Associate Chair for Undergraduate Study

Areas of Expertise

  • Combinatorial designs
  • Graph decompositions
  • Graph colorings
  • Associate Teaching Professor, Mathematical Sciences

Areas of Expertise

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Fluid Flow
  • Evolutionary Ecology
  • Finance
  • PDEs
  • Professor, Mathematical Sciences

Areas of Expertise

  • Statistical Genetics
  • Applied Statistics

 Math Advising


  • Associate Teaching Professor, Physics
  • Associate Professor, Physics

Physics Advising


Kemmy Taylor

  • Director, Pre-Health Programs
  • Pre-Health Advisor
  • Affiliated Faculty
  • Biological Sciences & Kinesiology and Integrative Physiology

Pre-Health Advising

Social Sciences

  • Associate Teaching Professor
  • Social Sciences Program Advisor
  • University Ombuds

Areas of Interest

  • Resource Economics
  • Cyberlaw
  • Intellectual Property
  • Constitutional Law
  • Orientation to Legal Careers
  • American Government
  • Teaching Professor, History & Anthropology

Research Interests

  • Experimental Archaeology
  • Early Large scale iron production
  • Roman and Anglo-Saxon England
  • Rise of socially complex societies
  • International program development

SS Advising

Visual and Performing Arts

VPA Advisors

Air Force ROTC

Lieutenant Colonel Benjamin Zuniga

  • Detachment Commander
  • Professor of Aerospace Studies



LTC Tide Gile

  • Chair, Army Reserve Officer Training Corps
  • Professor of Military Science