The Academic Advisor for Undergraduate Chemical Engineering for non-honors students is Ms. Veronica Ellison. CHEE virtual advising is available from 3 pm - 5 pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Please email her to get an appointment if you want zoom virtual advising. You may also contact her by email if advising is needed outside these hours at vellison [at] Honors students are advised by Drs. Bollini, Cirino, and Orman (refer to assignment list below).

The objectives of mandatory advising sessions are to help on degree planning, answer any questions concerning academic policies, scholarships, internships, etc. Meeting duration is 10-15 minutes. This must be accomplished during the month of November for the upcoming Spring semester, and April for the upcoming Summer and Fall semesters. Failure to do this will result in a hold placed on your account until you meet with your advisor. You may waive this mandatory advising by indicating so through email to Veronica Ellison (vellison [at]

Sign up with your corresponding faculty advisor as shown below. Please prepare an updated flow chart or degree plan prior to your advising session – this should indicate which courses you have completed, and your plans for the coming semester. 

All students on probation or suspension, or active but currently not enrolled, are advised by Dr. Cirino (Undergraduate Program Director, pccirino [at] Dr. Cirino also holds zoom meetings with freshmen (honors and non-honors) to discuss chemical engineering in general. Inquire if interested.

Dr. Cirino advising sign-up link (last week of March / first week of April): Calendly

List of advisors:
Advisor Student Last Names Contact / Sign-up
Dr. Balakotaiah A – Atkinson bala [at] (subject: advising) (Email)
Dr. Conrad Awuku – Cao Email
Dr. Donnelly Carl – Delgadillo vmdonnel [at] (subject: advising) (Email)
Dr. Economou Deo – Fazal Email
Dr. Grabow Fenster – Godinez grabow [at] (subject: advising) (Email)
Dr. Harold Gonzales – Herazo
Dr. Henderson Hernandez – Iweanya jahende6 [at] (subject: advising) (Email)
Dr. Karim Jaffery – Lassek Email
Dr. Mountziaris Lavado – Maaroof tjmountz [at] (subject: advising) (Email)
Dr. Cirino Mada – Ngo Calendly
Dr. Rimer Nguyen – Norfleet jrimer [at] (subject: advising) (Email)
Dr. Robertson Nunez – Perez
Dr. Varadarajan Pham – Rodriguez     nvaradarajan [at] (subject: advising) (Email)
Dr. Vekilov Rosas – Shadid Email
Dr. Wen Shah – Tejada mjwen [at] (subject: advising) (Email)
Dr. Willson Tha – Valdez Email
Dr. G. Zerze Vazquez – Zz gzerze [at] (subject: advising) (Email)


Honors advising:
Advisor Student Last Names Contact / Sign-up
Dr. Bollini Aa – Gomez Email
Dr. Cirino Goolsby – Morales Calendly
Dr. Orman Nguyen – Zz