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.

It is strongly recommended that you see your advisor each academic year.

Last Name Advisor Office Phone Fall Office Hours
A-C Cynthia Boaz Stevenson 2081 664-2589 Wed 2-4pm
D-G David McCuan Stevenson 2064 664-3309 By appointment only
H-L Robert McNamara Stevenson 2070 I 664-2676 Mon 9-10am
Thurs 9-10am; 12-1pm
M-R Catherine Nelson Stevenson 2070 F 664-3963 Mon 1-2:30pm
Wed 1-2pm
Thurs 2-2:30pm
S-Z Diane Parness Stevenson 2070 H 664-3142 Tues 9-10am; 12-1pm
Thurs 9-10am
MPA Diane Brown Stevenson 2070 L 664-2731 By appointment only

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 2070 F 664-3963 Mon 1-2:30pm
Wed 1-2pm
Thurs 2-2:30pm
Diane Brown Graduate (MPA) and Graduate Internship Advisor 2070 L 664-2731 By appointment only
Cynthia Boaz

Undergraduate Internship Advisor for Nonprofit Organizations and Advocacy Groups

2081 664-2589 Wed 2-4pm
David McCuan

Undergraduate Internship Advisor for Political Campaigns and Elected Officials

2064 664-3309 By appointment only
Diane Parness Holocaust Lecture Series Adacemic Coordinator 2070 H 664-3142