Current students have access to three different advisors: Professional Advisors, a Faculty Mentor, and a Peer Mentor.

Professional Advisers

The professional advisers in the FASC Office of Academic Advising advise undergraduate students in the College of Arts and Sciences and University College. 

General Advising

Student last names A-M
Francis Clark, Assistant Dean
francis.clark@camden.rutgers.edu
(856) 225-6043

Student last names N-Z
Kyle Jenkins, Assistant Dean
kyle.jenkins@rutgers.edu
(856) 225-6043

Honors College students

Erin M. Lucas, Assistant Dean III, the Honors College
erilu@rutgers.edu
(856) 225-2887

Laura Collins, M.A., Assistant Dean, the Honors College
laura.collins@rutgers.edu
(856) 225-2584

Career Advising

Cheryl A. Hallman, Assistant Dean
Director of Career Center
challman@camden.rutgers.edu
(856) 225-6046

The advisors in the Career Center (https://cc.camden.rutgers.edu) provide practical advises, training, and support for finding jobs with your Biology degree:

Health Professional Advising

Medical schools, Physician’s Assistance Program, etc.
Cheryl A. Hallman, Assistant Dean
Director of Career Center
challman@camden.rutgers.edu
(856) 225-6046

Honors College students
Laura Collins, M.A., Assistant Dean, the Honors College
Lecturer, Department of Psychology
(856) 225-2584
laura.collins@rutgers.edu

Teacher Preparation

Ann Heidelberg
aheidel@camden.rutgers.edu
(856) 225-6051

Teacher certification in the State of New Jersey is undergoing significant transformation. To meet new demands, the Rutgers Camden Teacher Preparation Program requirements are changing as of the Fall 2018 semester.  Coursework on advisement sheets are valid only for those that have been officially admitted to the TPP no later than September 30, 2017 and have all courses completed by Fall 2018. To be admitted, students need a 3.0 Rutgers GPA, passing Praxis Core scores, and an appointment with the TPP staff no later than September 30, 2017. 

If you would like more information, please contact the Teacher Prep Program at 856-225-6051 to schedule an appointment and visit our website: https://iee.camden.rutgers.edu/teacherprep/.

Peer Mentor

Peer mentor is a senior student with much experience in our program. You may tweet your questions to Alessio Russomanno (@RUC_PM) or email ar909@scarletmail.rutgers.edu.

Faculty Mentor

Faculty mentors are experts in their academic disciplines. Students may get advise from the faculty mentor on biology discipline-specific questions.

Current students can find the assigned faculty mentors by class year and by last name of the student:

Faculty Class Year Student’s Last Name
Sayers 2019 A-G
Shain 2019 H-O
Yakoby 2019 P-Z
Dighton 2018 A-G
Grigoriev 2018 H-O
Gonzaléz 2018 P-Z
Savage 2021 A-G
Klein 2021 H-O
Kotchoni 2021 P-Z
Nam 2020 A-G
Paulson 2020 H-O
Saidel 2020 P-Z