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SIS Graduate Advising

Located in SIS 250, SIS Graduate Academic Advising is here to help you make the most of your SIS experience by providing information, answering questions, and making referrals to School and University partners dedicated to your academic and professional success.

Students are assigned to advisors by academic program as outlined below. Students can meet with their advisors in two different ways – during Express Advising or via Appointment. 

CLICK HERE TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT (MONDAY, NOVEMBER 7 - END OF FALL SEMESTER)

Appointments are 30 minutes in length to allow for in-depth advising conversations, including new student meetings and long-term course/degree planning.  Appointments can take place in-person or via phone or Skype.  Express Advising will resume in January for spring Add/Drop. 

MIS Students click here to book an appointment with MIS advisor, Amy Newell.  

ADVISORS

Please note: many programs were assigned new graduate advisors as of the fall 2016 semester.  Please confirm the current advisor for your program below.  

Director of Graduate Advising
202-885-1733
crutcher@american.edu
Natural Resources & Sustainable Development



Morgan Doerge
202-885-1649
doerge@american.edu

Jessica MacArthur
202-885-1645
jmacarth@american.edu

Amy Newell
202-885-6522
Master of International Service (MIS), including Executive (Online and On-campus) and International Studies (On-campus) tracks

Colleen Haverkos
202-885-6815
haverkos@american.edu
MAIR Online (International Relations Online)

Julia Throop
202-885-6981
jthroop@american.edu
MAIR Online (International Relations Online)

Navigating Your Graduate School Experience

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