Advising Services—Current Students

Authorized Signature List

Below is a list of authorized signatures for transfer credit, majors and minors. This list changes frequently so be sure to refer to this page for the most up-to-date information.

AFRICAN & AFRICAN AMERICAN STUDIES

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): C. Kemedjio, x5-9207, Morey 316, ciko@mail.rochester.edu
Major: same
Minor: same

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): G. Chastel, x5-3165, Lattimore 112, chastel@asl.rochester.edu
Major: same
Minor: same

AMERICAN STUDIES

Transfer Credit: J. Rubin, x5-9348, RRLib 363, joan.rubin@rochester.edu
Study Abroad transfer credit: M. Jarvis, x5-4558, Rush Rhees 455, michael.jarvis@rochester.edu
Major:
J. Rubin, x5-9348, RRLib 363, joan.rubin@rochester.edu

ANTHROPOLOGY

Transfer Credit: D. Reichman, x5-8737, Lattimore 439, daniel.reichman@rochester.edu
T. Gibson, x5-8739, Lattimore 443, thomas.gibson@rochester.edu
K. Doughty, x5-5515, Lattimore 421, kristin.doughty@rochester.edu
J. Osburg, x3-3329, Lattimore 434, john.osburg@rochester.edu
R. Foster, x5-8741, Lattimore 445, robert.foster@rochester.edu
E. Kim, x5-8740, Lattimore 436, eleana.kim@rochester.edu
Study Abroad transfer credit: J. Osburg, (as above)
Major:
same
Minor: same

ARCHAEOLOGY, TECHNOLOGY, and HISTORICAL STRUCTURES

Transfer credit: R. Perucchio, x5-4069, Hopeman 415, renato.perucchio@rochester.edu
Study Abroad transfer credit: H. Brower, x6-5305, Dewey 4-209B, hillary.brower@rochester.edu
Major: same
Minor: same

ART AND ART HISTORY

Transfer Credit:
AH: G. Seiberling, x5-4169, Morey 523, grace.seiberling@rochester.edu
J. Saab, x5-7922, Morey 423A, joan.saab@rochester.edu
SA: A. Topolski, x3-5994, Sage Arts Center, allen.topolski@rochester.edu
S. Ashenfelder, x3-5995, Sage Arts Center, stephanie.ashenfelder@rochester.edu
J. Saab, x5-7922, Morey 423A, joan.saab@rochester.edu
Study Abroad transfer credit:
M. Collier-Morris, x5-7451, Morey 514, marty.collier@rochester.edu
Major:
same
Minor: same

AUDIO & MUSIC ENGINEERING

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): Through B. Dick, x5-5719, Hopeman 205, barbara.dick@rochester.edu
Major: M. Bocko, x5-4879, Hopeman 333, mark.bocko@rochester.edu
Minor: M. Bocko (as above)

BIOLOGY and the BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Transfer Credit: A. Olek, x3-4876, Hutchison 481, ajol@mail.rochester.edu
(See M. Arcoraci first for all below excluding BNS, x5-3850, Hutchison 488, marianne.arcoraci@rochester.edu)
To schedule an appointment visit the online calendar at: http://upbm.simplybook.me/index/about
Study Abroad transfer credit: M. Arcoraci, (as above)
Major:

BIO: A. Olek, x3-4876, Hutchison 481, ajol@mail.rochester.edu
C. Benyajati, x5-8040, Hutchison 474, cheeptip.benyajati@rochester.edu
E. Sia, x5-9275, Hutchison, 332, elaine.sia@rochester.edu
D. Goldfarb, x5-3890, Hutchison 436, david.goldfarb@rochester.edu

BCD: D. Lambert, x3-2482 or x5-7521, Hutchison 344, david.lambert@rochester.edu
C. Benyajati (as above)

BEB: J. Fry, x5-7835 or x5-8834, Hutchison 318, james.fry@rochester.edu
C. Benyajati (as above)

BMG: E. Sia, x5-9275, Hutchison 332, elaine.sia@rochester.edu
C. Benyajati (as above)

BMB: J. Robert, x55359, 601 Elmwood Ave., Rm 2-11124, MRBX, jacques_robert@URMC.Rochester.edu
C. Benyajati (as above)

BBC: E. Grayhack, x5-2765, Med 3-7415, elizabeth grayhack@urmc.rochester.edu
C. Benyajati (as above)

Minor: A. Olek (as above)

(For all above, see M. Arcoraci first, as above.)

BNS: Please see M. Adelman first, x5-0541, Meliora 102, ugcoord@bcs.rochester.edu
E. Nordeen, x5-8453, Meliora 105, ernie@bcs.rochester.edu
K. Nordeen, x5-8452, Meliora 106, knordeen@bcs.rochester.edu

BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): through T. Marple x3-4754, Goergen 206, taimi.marple@rochester.edu
Major: Stephen McAleavey, x5-7768, stephenm@bme.rochester.edu
Minor: same

BRAIN AND COGNITIVE SCIENCES

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): Appropriate faculty member (through Undergraduate Program Coordinator, M. Adelman, x5-0541, Meliora 272, ugcoord@bcs.rochester.edu)
Major: (See M. Adelman first, as noted above)
K. Nordeen, x5-8452, Meliora 117, knordeen@bcs.rochester.edu
Minor: (See M. Adelman first, as noted above)

BUSINESS

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): through H. Brower, x6-5305, Dewey 4-209B, hillary.brower@rochester.edu
Major: H. Brower (as above)
Minor: H. Brower (as above)

CHEMICAL ENGINEERING

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): E. Chimowitz, x5-8497, Gavett 203, chim@che.rochester.edu
Major: A. Shestopalov, x6-5434, Gavett 248, shestopo@che.rochester.edu
E. Chimowitz (as above)
Minor:
CE: E. Chimowitz (as above)
EV: E. Chimowitz (as above)

CHEMISTRY

Transfer Credit: J. Goodman, x5-4891, Hutchison 460, goodman@chem.rochester.edu
D. Contestabile, x6-3663, Hutchison 454, ugradadm@chem.rochester.edu
B. Snaith, x5-6960, Hutchinson 404B, snaith@chem.rochester.edu
Study Abroad transfer credit:
J. Goodman, (as above)
Major:
D. Contestabile, (as above)
J. Goodman, (as above)      
J. Farrar, x5-5834, Hutchison B19, farrar@chem.rochester.edu  
A. Frontier, x5-2568, Hutchison 414, frontier@chem.rochester.edu  
B. Hafensteiner, X5-1936, Hutchison 124, benjamin.hafensteiner@rochester.edu
T. Krugh, x5-4224, Hutchison 459, krugh@chem.rochester.edu  
U. Schröder, x5-8263, Hutchison 466, schroeder@chem.rochester.edu
B. Snaith, x5-6960, Hutchinson 404B, snaith@chem.rochester.edu
Minor:
Same as Major.

COMPUTER SCIENCE

Transfer Credit: T. Pawlicki, x5-4198, CSB 722, pawlicki@cs.rochester.edu
Study Abroad transfer credit: M. Guenther, x5-4505, 735 CSB, marty@cs.rochester.edu
Major:
same
Minor: same

DANCE

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): M. Pfohl Smith, x3-5150, Dewey 4-147, m.p.smith@rochester.edu
Minor: same

DIGITAL MEDIA STUDIES

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): through H. Brower, x6-5305, Dewey 4-209B, hillary.brower@rochester.edu
Major
: H. Brower (as above)
Minor:
H. Brower (as above)

EARTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES

Transfer Credit: C. Garzione, x5-5713, Hutchison 227, carmala.garzione@rochester.edu
Major:
GEO: G. Mitra, 5-5713, Hutchison 208A, gautam.mitra@rochester.edu
C. Garzione, x3-4572, Hutchison 210, carmala.garzione@rochester.edu
J. Tarduno, x5-5713, Hutchison 227, john.tarduno@rochester.edu

EVS, ESP: J. Kessler,  x3-4572, Hutchison 210, john.kessler@rochester.edu
R. Poreda, x5-0051, Hutchison 224, rporeda@ur.rochester.edu
C. Garzione, x5-5713, Hutchison 227, carmala.garzione@rochester.edu
V. Petrenko, x5-5713, Hutchison 228, vpetrenk@z.rochester.edu

GEM: C. Ebinger, x6-3364, Hutchinson 206A and Hopeman 406, cebinger@ur.rochester.edu
Study Abroad transfer credit: All of the above (except C. Ebinger).

EAST ASIAN STUDIES

Transfer Credit: D. Ho, x5-7869, Rush Rhees 459, dho2@mail.rochester.edu
J. Osburg, x3-3329, Lattimore 434, john.osburg@rochester.edu
W. Schaefer, x5-4251, Lattimore 407, William.schaefer@rochester.edu
E. Zhang, x5-9358, Rush Rhees 418, ezhang3@mail.rochester.edu
Study Abroad transfer credit:
J. Osburg, (as above)
Major:
same
Minor: same

ECONOMICS

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): M. Wolkoff, x5-5279, Harkness 238B, wolk@mail.rochester.edu
S. Engerman, x5-3165, Harkness 203, enge@troi.cc.rochester.edu
M. Rizzo, x5-5273, Harkness 234, mrizzo@mail.rochester.edu
Major: same
Minor: same

ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): Through B. Dick, 5-5719, Hopeman 205, barbara.dick@rochester.edu
Major: Student’s advisor, UG Chair
G. Sharma, x5-7313, Hopeman 417, gaurav.sharma@rochester.edu
Minor: G. Sharma (as above)

ENGINEERING SCIENCE

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): L. Norwood, x5-4155, Lattimore 301, lisa.norwood@rochester.edu
Major: same

ENGLISH

Transfer Credit:
For Primary Writing Requirement:
Petition online at http://writing.rochester.edu/
The Writing, Speaking, and Argument Program, located in Rush Rhees G 121, x3-3584
All other courses (including study abroad):
S. Li, x5-4092, Morey 422, stephanie.li@rochester.edu
R. Heininger, x5-9255, Morey 426, renee.heininger@rochester.edu **Need to first email S. Li for advising before seeing
B. London, x5-3510, Morey 306, bette.london@rochester.edu
Major:
For track in Language, Media and Communications ONLY:
S. Li, (as above)
R. Heininger, (as above) **Need to first email S. Li for advising before seeing
B. London, (as above)
For track in Creative Writing ONLY:
S. Schottenfeld, x5-6477, Morey 514, s.schottenfeld@rochester.edu
All other English majors:
S. Li, (as above)
R. Heininger, (as above) **Need to first email S. Li for advising before seeing
B. London, (as above)
Minor: Same

FILM AND MEDIA STUDIES PROGRAM

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): J. Middleton, x5-9372, Morey 511, jason.middleton@rochester.edu
J. Carello, x5-5757, Morey 510, juliet.carello@rochester.edu
A. Lomibao, x5-5757, Morey 510, alomibao@z.rochester.edu
Major: J. Middleton, (as above)
A. Lomibao, x5-5757, Morey 510, alomibao@z.rochester.edu
Minor: J. Middleton, (as above)
A. Lomibao, x5-5757, Morey 510, alomibao@z.rochester.edu

HISTORY

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): M. Jarvis, x5-4558, Rush Rhees 455, michael.jarvis@rochester.edu
Major: same
Minor: same
Students may see any Adviser On Call for initial advice.

INTERDEPARTMENTAL STUDIES

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): Through CSAIP (Center for Study Abroad and Interdept. Prog.), Dewey 2-161, x5-7532, e-mail: abroad@admin.rochester.edu
Major: same
Minor: same

JEWISH STUDIES

Minor: A. Merideth, x5-9367, Rush Rhees 434, anne.merideth@rochester.edu
N. Rubel, x5-7215, Rush Rhees 425, nrubel@mail.rochester.edu
E. Wierenga, x5-9370, Rush Rhees 430, edward.wierenga@rochester.edu
A. Hughes, x5-9359, Rush Rhees 417, aaron.hughes@rochester.edu
Study Abroad transfer credit: A. Merideth, (as above)

LEGAL STUDIES

Minor (including study abroad): R. Curren, x5-8112, Lattimore 527, randall.curren@rochester.edu
K. Doughty, x5-5155, Lattimore 421, kristin.doughty@rochester.edu
M. Burnette, x5-8685, 460 Meliora Hall, mandi.burnette@rochester.edu

LINGUISTICS

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): S. Paauw, x3-2366, Lattimore 509, scott.paauw@rochester.edu
Major: Same
Minor: Same

MATHEMATICS

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): See a member of the Undergraduate Committee
(http://www.math.rochester.edu/undergraduate/current_students/advisers.html)
Major: Any faculty member
Minor: same

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): J. Lambropoulos, x5-4071, Hopeman 236, jcl@me.rochester.edu
Major: Student’s adviser
GEM: J. Thomas, x5-4083, Hopeman 233, john.h.thomas@rochester.edu
Minor: J. Lambropoulos (as above)
MT (Material Science): J. Lambropoulos (as above)

MEDIEVAL AND EARLY MODERN STUDIES

Minor (including study abroad credit): D. Stocchi-Perucchio, x5-5723, Lattimore 405, donatella.stocchi-perucchio@rochester.edu
E. Homerin, x5-4760, RRL 424, emilhomerin@rochester.edu
R. Kaeuper, x5-7878, RRL 441, richard.kaeuper@rochester.edu
R. Prendergast, x5-4113, Lattimore 430, pdst@mail.rochester.edu
S. Higley, x5-9261, Morey 411, sarah.higley@rochester.edu

MODERN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): For first two years of language: see appropriate section (see below)
Transfer Credit (including study abroad): Any faculty member (Major and/or Minor)
Major or Minor Contact Persons:
CLT: S. Gustafson, x5-4253, Lattimore 408A, susangustafson@rochester.edu

FR: C. Kemedjio, x5-3946, Morey 302, ciko@mail.rochester.edu,
R. Doran, x5-7894, Lattimore 414, Robert.doran@rochester.edu

GER: S. Gustafson, x5-4253, Lattimore 408A, susangustafson@rochester.edu

JPN: J. Bernardi, x5-4268, Lattimore 409, jobi@mail.rochester.edu

       D. Pollack, x5-0424, Lattimore 412, pollack@mail.rochester.edu

RUS: J. Givens, x5-4272, Lattimore 423, givn@mail.rochester.edu

SP: B. Jorgensen: SP UG Advisor, Study Abroad & Transfer Credit (A - M), x5-4265, Lattimore 422, beth.jorgensen@rochester.edu
R. Prendergast: SP UG Advisor, Study Abroad & Transfer Credit (N - Z), x5-4113, Lattimore 430, ryan.prendergast@rochester.edu
R. Rodriguez-Hernandez: (program Head/Language Placement), x5-4257, Lattimore 420, raul.rodriguez-hernandez@rochester.edu
C. Schaefer: (Clusters/Take-5’s), 5-5569, Lattimore 418, claudia.schaefer@rochester.edu
Other Minors:
CHI: W. Schaefer, x5-2235, Lattimore 407, william.schaefer@rochester.edu

IT: D. Stocchi-Perucchio, x5-5723, Lattimore 405, donatella.stocchi-perucchio@rochester.edu

LA: B. Jorgensen (as above)

MUSIC

Transfer credit (including study abroad): J. Covach, x5-4137, Dewey 1-306, jcovach@mail.rochester.edu
Major:
J. Covach (as above)
Minor:
J. Covach (as above)
K. Kowalke, x5-8340, Dewey 1-312, kkwk@mail.rochester.edu
M. BaileyShea, x5-9398, Dewey 1-310, shea@mail.rochester.edu
H. Meconi, x5-9399, Dewey 1-320, honey.meconi@rochester.edu

MUSIC and SOUND

Please see M. Adelman, x5-0541, Meliora 102, ugcoord@bcs.rochester.edu
Study Abroad transfer credit: M. Adelman, (as above)
Transfer Credit:
B. Marvin, x4-2076, ESM 109, or x5-1812, Meliora 322, bmarvin@esm.rochester.edu
Minor: same

OPTICS

Transfer Credit: G. Agrawal, x5-4846, Goergen 515, gpa@optics.rochester.edu
J. Bentley, x3-1687, Goergen 507, Bentley@optics.rochester.edu
A. Berger, x3-4734, Goergen 405, ajberger@optics.rochester.edu
T. Brown, x5-7816, Goergen 516, thomas.brown@rochester.edu
N. Vamivakas, x5-2089, Wilmont 214, nick.vamivakas@rochester.edu
J. Zavislan, x5-9819, Goergen 416, zavislan@optics.rochester.edu
Study Abroad transfer credit: T. Brown, (as above)
Major:
same
Minor: same

PHILOSOPHY

Transfer Credit: W. FitzPatrick, x5-8107, Lattimore 525. William.fitzpatrick@rochester.edu
R. Curren, x5-8112, Lattimore 532, randall.curren@rochester.edu
Study Abroad transfer credit: W. FitzPatrick, (as above)
Major: same
Minor: same

PHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): see J. Fogg first in B&L 211, x5-6679
Physics (PHY): F. Wolfs, 643-5496, B&L 203A, wolfs@pas.rochester.edu
Astronomy (PAS): E. Mamajek, x275-5389, B&L 420, eric.mamajek@rochester.edu
Major: same
Minor: same

POLITICAL SCIENCE (includes International Relations)

Transfer Credit: K. Clarke, x5-5217, Harkness 317, kevin.clarke@rochester.edu
G. Gamm, x5-8573, Harkness 319, Gerald.gamm@rochester.edu
S. Jordan, x3-4780, Dewey 4-141, stuart.jordan@rochester.edu
R. Niemi, x5-5364, Harkness 321, niemi@rochester.edu
M. Peress, x5-5421, Harkness 326, mperess@mail.rochester.edu
D. Primo, x3-4779, Harkness 326, david.primo@mail.rochester.edu
B. Powell, x5-0621, Harkness 313, gb.powell@rochester.edu
Study Abroad transfer credit: S. Jordan, x3-4780, Dewey 4-141, stuart.jordan@rochester.edu
Major:
same
Minor: same

PSYCHOLOGY

Transfer Credit: R. Rogge, x3-3270, Meliora 462, ronald.rogge@rochester.edu
M.J. Estrada, x6-5274, Meliora 456, mestrada@psych.rochester.edu
C. Niemiec, x5-0106, Meliora 436, christopher.niemiec@rochester.edu
J. Smetana, x5-4592, Meliora 439, Judith.smetana@rochester.edu
M. Zuckerman, x5-8695, Meliora 431, miron.zuckerman@rochester.edu
Study Abroad transfer credit: C. Niemiec, (as above)
Major:
same
Minor: same

PUBLIC HEALTH-RELATED PROGRAMS

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): Appropriate faculty member (through Jennifer Sherwood, x6-5305, Dewey 4-209B, jennifer.sherwood@rochester.edu)
Major: **See Jennifer Sherwood first as noted above**
HLP: T Brown, x52053, RRLib 368, Theodore_Brown@urmc.rochester.edu
HBS: T. Brown (see above)
EPD: E. vanWijngaarden, x51985, 265 Crittenden Blvd., Edwin_van_Wijngaarden@urmc.rochester.edu
BET: R. Dees, x5-8110, Lattimore 529, richard.dees@rochester.edu

RELIGION AND CLASSICS

Transfer Credit: N. Gresens, x5-5112, RRL 435, nicholas.gresens@rochester.edu
E. Homerin, x5-4760, RRLibrary 424, emilhomerin@rochester.edu
A. Merideth, x5-9367, RRL 434, anne.merideth@rochester.edu
E. Wierenga, x5-9370, RRLibrary 430, edward.wierenga@rochester.edu
Study Abroad transfer credit: A. Merideth, (as above)
Major:
Any full-time faculty member
Minor: Any full-time faculty member

RUSSIAN STUDIES

Major (including study abroad credit): K. Parthé, x5-4176, Lattimore 424, kathleen.parthe@rochester.edu
Minor: same
In her absence: J. Givens, x5-4272, Lattimore 423, johngivens@rochester.edu

STATISTICS

Transfer Credit (including study abroad): S. Rao, x5-4178, Hylan 703, raos@math.rochester.edu
Major: same
Minor: same

SUSTAINABILITY

Minor: D. Reichman, x5-8737, Lattimore 439, daniel.reichman@rochester.edu
Study Abroad transfer credit: D. Reichman, (as above)

VISUAL SCIENCE

Minor (including study abroad credit): D. Tadin, x5-8682, Meliora 317, duje.tadin@cvs.rochester.edu
T. Pasternak, x5-8668, Rm 5-6409 S-Wing, Med. Ctr, tania@cvs.rochester.edu
D. Knill, x5-4597, Meliora 232, knill@cvs.rochester.edu

WOMEN’S STUDIES

All students MUST contact SBAI Program Assistant, Lattimore 538, x5-8318, sbai@rochester.edu to be connected with an advisor.
Transfer Credit (including study abroad): S. Li, x5-4092, Morey 404, stephanie.li@rochester.edu
D. Modrak, x5-8111, Lattimore 527, deborah.modrak@rochester.edu
H. Meconi, x5-8318, Lattimore 538, honey.meconi@rochester.edu
J. Creech, x5-4251, Lattimore 428, jennifer.creech@rochester.edu
Major: same
Minor: same

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