Political Science Advising
Have questions about the Political Science major or minor?
Considering changing your major to Political Science?
Trying to plan your college career or preparing for graduation?
Advisors are assigned by your last name. Find your advisor below and stop by their office for drop-in advising, or email them directly if you would like to set up and appointment.
The Department expects you to see your advisor every semester, especially prior to registering for your next semester courses.
|Last Name||Advisor||Office||Phone||Fall Office Hours|
|A - Cl||Cynthia Boaz||Stevenson 2081||664-2589||Wed 2-3pm; Thurs 4-5pm|
|Co - G||David McCuan||Stevenson 2064||664-3309||Tues 11am-12pm; 1-2pm|
|H - K||Robert McNamara||Stevenson 2070 I||664-2676||Tues 9-10am
Thurs 9-10am; 12-1pm
|L - N||Andy Merrifield||Stevenson 3007||664-2875||Mon 1-2pm; Tues 5-6pm|
|O - Sc||Catherine Nelson||Stevenson 2070 F||664-3963||Mon 10:30-11:45am
|Se - Z||Diane Parness||Stevenson 2070 H||664-3142||Tues/Thurs 9-10am; 12-12:30pm|
|MPA||Emily Ray||Stevenson 2070 L||664-2731||Mon 12-1pm|
Questions related to the following advising items should be addressed to the assigned advisor.
|Faculty||Advising||Office||Phone||Fall Office Hours|
|Catherine Nelson||Department Chair
|Emily Ray||Graduate (MPA) and Graduate Internship Advisor||Stevenson
Undergraduate Internship Advisor for Political Campaigns and Elected Officials
|664-3309||Tues 11am-12pm; 1-2pm|
|Cynthia Boaz||Undergraduate Internship Advisor for Nonprofit Organizations and Advocacy Groups||Stevenson
|664-2589||Wed 2-3pm; Thurs 4-5pm|
|Diane Parness||Holocaust Lecture Series Adacemic Coordinator||Stevenson
|664-3142||Tues/Thurs 9-10am; 12-12:30pm|
Social Science Academic Advisor
The Social Science Academic Advisor is Vanessa Bascherini. She can answer questions about General Education Requirements, the Academic Requirements Report (ARR), the Transfer Credit Report, course registration, and waitlists. She cannot answer major specific questions or sign any paperwork.
Drop in Peer Advising for all majors is also available in the Advising Center (firstname.lastname@example.org, Salazar 1070, 707-664-2730). Peer Advisors can help you with GE advising, registration, transfer courses from a community college, your Academic Requirements Report and resume review.