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Academic Advising - Key Contacts

Each School or College has a team of academic advisors to provide assistance to students in planning their academic pursuits. The listing below provides key contacts in each school/college.


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Academic Advisors

Kogod School of Business

Eric-Enrico Hunt Online Program Advisor KSB - Kogod School of Business

Eric is the Online Program Advisor with Kogod's Business@American online program. Eric works with students, other university offices, and third-party partners to help students achieve academic success

  ehunt@american.edu

  (202) 885-1878

School of Communication

Jean Kinnahan McGee Senior Graduate Academic Advisor SOC - School of Communication

Jean McGee serves as the graduate advisor for all graduate students, full-time, part-time, and weekend, in the School of Communication. She has been working with the SOC graduate students since 2006.

  jmcgee@american.edu

  (202) 885-2078

School of International Service

Mary Barton Academic Advisor SIS-School of Intl Service

SIS graduate students are among the most dynamic and dedicated people it has ever been my privilege to know. They are the central motivators for my career here which began in the SIS Dean's Office mor

  mbarton@american.edu

  (202) 885-1607

School of Public Affairs

Robert Briggs Senior Academic Counselor SPA - Government

Bob Briggs is the Academic Counselor to students in the MA programs within the Department of Government. He is, also, the Academic Counselor to students in any/all of the PhD programs within SPA.

  rbriggs@american.edu

  (202) 885-6204

Janet Nagler Academic Counselor SPA - Public Admin and Policy

Janet Nagler has been an Academic Counselor at American University since 1981, when she began advising adult and nondegree students, both graduate and undergraduate in the (former) Continuing Educatio

  jnagler@american.edu

  (202) 885-6224