Academic Advisor Directory

Students studying at the Lambuth Campus will be advised at the Lambuth Campus regardless of major. Call 731.427.4725 to make an appointment. Students studying at the Collierville Center have the option to be advised at Collierville.

Majors are listed alphabetically and include advisor contact information.

Appointments are made either online, via email, or by phone, depending on the advisor. If you have trouble finding your major or your advisor please contact us for help.

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  • New college students who have not decided on a major
  • Students in pre-major coursework

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Students studying at the Lambuth Campus will be advised at the Lambuth Campus regardless of major.

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Accounting

Cody Sacks

 

Fogelman 114

Make an appointment

 

Advertising

Sandra Utt

Meeman Journalism 334A

Make an appointment

 

African & African American Studies

Find Your Advisor ( See African and African American Studies)

 

African American Literature (See English)

 

The BA with a major in English concentration in African American Literature may be earned exclusively online

Alcohol & Drug Abuse Services

Malinda McDaniel

Brister 218

Make an appointment

 Additional Information

Anthropology

Kenny Latta

 

Make an appointment

 

Architecture

Sherry Bryan

Jones 404D

 Make and Appointment

 

Area Studies (International Studies)

Find Your Advisor (See International Studies)

 

Make an appointment

 

Art

Cedar Nordbye

Arts and Communications Bldg 207

 Make an Appointment

This major requires a portfolio review

Art Education

A-Z Bryna Bobick

 

Arts and Communications Bldg 112A

 Make an Appointment

 

Art History

William McKeown

Arts and Communications Bldg 244E

 Make an Appointment

 

Asian Studies & International Trade

Malinda McDaniel

Brister 218

Make an appointment

 

Banking & Financial Services

Mark Alpuente

Fogelman 114

Make an appointment

 

Behavioral Neuroscience

See Psychology

 

Biochemistry

Find Your Advisor (See Chemistry)

 

Biology

Call 901.678.1312 for assistance.

We will ask you a few questions to make sure you get connected to the right advisor

Biomedical Engineering

 

 

Make an appointment

betsy.loe@memphis.edu

Business (Exploratory)

Trellis Morgan

Fogelman 114

Make an appointment

 

Business Honors (Have you decided on business, AND been admitted to the Honors Program? Your advisors knows about the requirements for BOTH.)

Mary Johnson

Chloe Sutton

Fogelman 431

Make an appointment

All business majors (any business major) admitted to the Honors Program may be advised by this advisor. 

Business Economics

Betsy Jasper

Fogelman 114

Make an appointment

Students majoring in Economics may earn either a business degree or a liberal arts degree.  Choose this advisor if you want to complete our Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) accredited business degree (includes calculus).  Choose Economics in the Major column if you think the liberal arts approach (includes foreign language) is right for you.

Business Finance

Mark Alpuente

Fogelman 114

Make an appointment

 

Business Information & Technology (BIT)

Trellis Morgan

Renae Evelyn Irene Hall

Fogelman 114

Make an appointment

 

Chemistry

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Child Development

Debbie Wyatt

Brister 218

Make an appointment

 Additional Information

Civil Engineering

   

Make an appointment

betsy.loe@memphis.edu

Communication Studies

Dr. Craig Stewart, coordinator

costewrt@memphis.edu

Art and Communications Bldg

 

Additional information and next steps available on the department's Advising Page

Composition (Music)

John Baur

Kamran Ince

Music Bldg 126B and 235

 

This major requires an audition

Computer Engineering

   

Make an appointment

 betsy.loe@memphis.edu

Computer Science

Find Your Advisor (See Computer Science)

 

Criminology & Criminal Justice

 

Find Your Advisor (See Criminology & Criminal Justice)

 

 

Dance

 

 

 

This major requires an audition

Dance Education

Malinda McDaniel

Brister 218

 

 Additional Information

Dietetics

Kathy Walker

Field House 106

 

 

Disability Studies and Rehabilitation

Malinda McDaniel

Brister 218

Make an appointment

 Additional Information

Earth Sciences

 Find Your Advisor 

 

 

See Geography, Geology, or Geoarchaeology

Economics

Find Your Advisor

 

 

Students majoring in Economics may earn either a business degree or a liberal arts degree.  Choose this advisor if you think the liberal arts approach (includes foreign language) is right for you. Choose Business Economics in the Major column if you want to complete our Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) accredited business degree.

Education -

Teach Pre-K - 3rd Grade

 

 

 

 

Look for Human Development and Learning...that's what we call the major that leads to Pre-K - 3rd grade teacher licensure

Education -

Elementary and Special Education Licensure

 

 

 

 

Go to Teaching all Learners...that's what we call the major that leads to a modified teacher license in elementary education and special education.

Education - Secondary Math Licensure (grades 6-12)

   

Make an appointment

See Integrative Studies for information about your advisor.

Electrical Engineering

   

Make an appointment

betsy.loe@memphis.edu

Engineering Technology

   

Make an appointment

betsy.loe@memphis.edu

English

Find Your Advisor

 

Exercise Sport and Movement Sciences

Kathy Walker

Field House 106

Make an appointment

 

Film and Video Production

Roxana Gee

Art and Communication Bldg 147

 

 

Finance

Mark Alpuente

Fogelman 114

Make an appointment

 

Financial Economics

Betsy Jasper

Fogelman 114

Make and appointment

 

French (World Languages)

Find Your Advisor (See World Languages and Literatures French)

 

Geoarchaeology

Find Your Advisor (See Earth Sciences Geoarchaeology)

 

Geography

Find Your Advisor (See Earth Sciences Geography)

 

Geology

Find Your Advisor (See Earth Sciences Geology)

 

German (World Languages)

Find Your Advisor (See World Languages and Literatures, German)

 

Graphic Design

A-H Mike Schmidt

I-O Brandon Bell

P-Z Gary Golightly

Art and Communication Bldg 32, 43, 45

 

This major requires a portfolio review

Health Sciences

Kathy Walker

Field House 106

 

 

HealthCare Leadership

Kathy Walker

Field House 106

 

 

Health Services

 Danesha Winfrey

Brister 218

Make an appointment

 Additional Information

History

Chrystal Goudsouzian

Amanda Savage

Mitchell 125

Mitchell 213B

Make an appointment

The BA with a major in History may be earned exclusively online

Hospitality and Resort Management

Peggy Callahan

3700 Central Ave Ste 140

Make an appointment

Look for your advisor in the Holiday Inn University of Memphis

Human Development and Learning

Josalyn Coleman

 

Ball Hall 202

Make an appointment

Pre-K - 3rd grade teacher licensure

Human Services

Danesha Winfrey

Brister 218

Make an appointment

 Additional Information

Integrative Studies

 

 

Josalyn Coleman

Ball Hall 202

Make an appointment

 

Interdisciplinary Studies

Ernest Hendley

Brister 218

Make an appointment

 Additional Information

Interior Design

Sherry Bryan

Jones Hall 404D

 

 

International Business

 Whitney Horton

Fogelman 114

Make an appointment

 

International Studies

Find Your Advisor (See International Studies)

 

Italian (World Languages)

Find Your Advisor (See World Languages and Literatures, Italian)

 

Japanese (World Languages)

Find Your Advisor (See World Languages and Literatures, Japanese)

 

Jazz and Studio Composing/Arranging

Jack Cooper

Music Bldg G3C

 

 

Jazz and Studio Performance

Jack Cooper

Music Bldg G3C

 

This major requires an audition

Journalism

Sandra Utt

Meeman Journalism Bldg 334A

 

 

Law Enforcement Administration

Malinda McDaniel

Brister 218

Make an appointment

 Additional Information

Liberal Studies

Ernest Hendley

Brister 218

Make an appointment

 Additional Information

Management

Mark Alpuente

Fogelman 114

Make an appointment

 

Manufacturing Technology Management (Lambuth Campus Only)

Cyndi Hill

 

Make an appointment

 

Marketing Management

Betsy Jasper

Fogelman 114

Make an appointment

 

 

Materials Science (see Physics)

Find Your Advisor

 

Mathematical Sciences

Find Your Advisor

Mechanical Engineering

 

 

Make an appointment

betsy.loe@memphis.edu

Merchandising -Fashion

Debbie Wyatt

Brister 218

 

 Additional Information

Merchandising - Home Furnishings

Debbie Wyatt

Brister 218

 

 Additional Information

Music

John Baur

Kamran Ince

Music Bldg 126B and 235

 

This major requires an audition

Music Business

Kevin Erickson

Communication and Fine Arts Bldg 111D

 

This major requires an audition

Music Education (Instrumental and Choral)

A-I Armand Hall

J-Q Albert Nguyen

R-Z Dan Kalantarian

Larry Edwards

Music Bldg

 

This major requires an audition

Music History

Kenneth Kreitner

Music Bldg 297

 

 

Music Industry

Jeff Cline

John Frazier

Communication and Fine Arts Bldg 116 and 109D

 

This major requires an audition

Musical Theatre

Jacob Allen

Theatre Bldg 237D

 

This major requires an audition

Nonprofit Development and Administration

Debbie Wyatt

Brister 218

Make an appointment

 Additional Information

Organizational Leadership

A-G Mary Crites         H-M  Malinda McDaniel N-S Danesha Winfrey T-Z Cyndi Hill

 various locations

Make an appointment

 

Paralegal Studies

Dorothy Hale

Brister 218

Make an appointment

Additional Information

Performance (Music)

Advisor assigned by instrument after audition

Music Building

 

This major requires an audition

Performance (Theatre)

Advisor assigned after audition

Theatre Building

 

 

Philosophy

Find Your Advisor (See Philosophy)

 

Photography A-E, S-Z

Photography F-R

David Horan

Coriana Close

Meeman Journalism 116A

 

clclose@memphis.edu

Physical Education Teacher Education

Kathy Walker

Field House 106

 

 

Physics and Materials Science

Find Your Advisor

 

 

 

Political Science

Ebony Dawkins

Clement 437

Make an appointment

 

Pre-Nursing

Academic Counseling Center

Wilder Tower 212

Call (901) 678-2062

or

Make an appointment

 

Pre-school and Child Administration

Debbie Wyatt

Brister 218

Make an appointment

 Additional Information

Professional Studies

Ernest Hendley

Brister 218

 

 Additional Information

Psychology

Marion Powless

Psychology building 205

Make an appointment

 

Public Relations

Sandra Utt

Meeman Journalism 334A

 

The BA with a major in Public Relations may be earned exclusively online

Real Estate

Mark Alpuente

Fogelman 114

Make an appointment

 

Recording Technology

Jeff Cline

John Frazier

Communications and Fine Arts Bldg 116 and 109D

 

This major requires an audition

Religion in Society

Malinda McDaniel

Brister 218

Make an appointment

 Additional Information

Religious Studies

Rob Marczynski

Scates Hall 107

 

 

Risk Management and Insurance

Mark Alpuente

Fogelman 114

Make an appointment

 

Secondary Math

Josalyn Coleman

 Ball Hall 202

Make an appointment

Secondary Math licensure grades 6-12

Social Work and Pre-Social Work

Make an appointment

 

Youth Services Non-Licensure

 

Josalyn Coleman

Ball Hall 202

Make an appointment

 

Sociology

Make an appointment

 

Spanish (World Languages)

Find Your Advisor (See World Languages and Literatures, Spanish)

 

Sport and Leisure Management

Peggy Callahan

 

3700 Central Ave Ste 140

Make an appointment

Look for your advisor in the Holiday Inn University of Memphis

Statistics

Find Your Advisor

 

 

 

Studio Arts

A-F Beth Edwards

G-K Jed Jackson

L-P Greely Myatt

Q-U Wayne Simpkins

V-Z Niles Wallace

Foundations Students: Cedar Nordbye 

 

 

This major requires a portfolio review; please contact the College of Communication and Fine Arts at 901.678.2350 for more information about advising prior to admission to the concentration

Supply Chain Management

Trellis Morgan

 

Fogelman 114

Make an appointment

 

Teaching All Learners

 Josalyn Coleman

Ball Hall 202

Make an appointment

Elementary and Special Education teacher licensure

Technology Management Services

Malinda McDaniel

Brister 218

Make an appointment

 Additional Information

Theatre

 

 

 

 

This major requires an audition

World Languages and Literature

Find My Advisor