Students should call 801-863-8352, or visit CB 506/507, for appointments and scheduling information.
I currently advise for the Department of Philosophy & Humanities, as well as the Interdisciplinary Studies programs, specifically:
American Studies, Chinese Commerce, Chinese Studies, Cinema Studies, Classical Studies, Environmental Studies, Ethics, Gender Studies, Peace & Justice Studies, and Religious Studies, as well as Philosophy and Humanities majors, minors, and courses.
For all other programs, please refer to the bottom section of this page.
Academic Advisor, HASS/CHSS, 2007-present
Adjunct Faculty, Behavioral Science (BESC 107G), 2012-present
Adjunct Faculty, Philosophy (PHIL 2050/205G), 2009-present
Adjunct Faculty, Communication (281R/481R), 2005-2008
Administrative Assistant- Communication Department
Teaching Assistant- Philosophy Department
Assistant Advisor- Honors Program, 2004-2005
Administrative Assistant- Integrated Studies & Center for the Study of Ethics, 2003-2004
B.S.- Integrated Studies: Religious Studies and History
M.S.- Academic Advising, Kansas State University
Awards & Recognitions
Club Advisor of the Year (2013)
CHSS Dean's Award for Excellence in Advising (2012)
Academic Advisor of the Year (09-10), Nominee (13-14)
Phi Kappa Phi Honors Society, Graduate Student Member
Outstanding Philosophy Student of the Year
Phi Sigma Tau Philosophy Honors Society, Undergraduate Student Member
Committees, Organizations, and Volunteer Work
Peace and Justice Studies Executive Committee Member
Religious Studies Executive Committee Member
UVU Advising Assessment Task Force (2011-present)
CHSSA Co-chair, (2008-2009, 2014-present)
UVU Advisement Council, CHSS Rep (2011-2013)
National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) Member (2006-present)
NACADA Liberal Arts Commission Chair (2014-present)
NACADA Annual Conference Presenter (2015, scheduled)
NACADA Annual Conference Presenter (2013), Commission-sponsored session
NACADA Regional Conference Presenter (2010)
NACADA Region 10 Conference Co-Chair 2012
NACADA Assessment Institute Graduate 2011
Advisor- Philosophy Club (2009-present)
Former Advisor - Gender Studies Club
Proud Participant in the annual UVU Gender Studies Club production of Eve Ensler’s Vagina Monologues (2003-2015)
Student Presidency/Participant: Gender Studies Club, Philosophy Club, Ethics Bowl, Undergraduate Philosophy Conference, Intersections Journal
LANGUAGE Students: As of May 22, 2015, you meet with Kindra Amott. Call 801-863-8518 for appointments or email her at Kindra.Amott@uvu.edu.
History ED Students: As of Oct. 24, 2011, based on your last name, you will meet with John Macfarlane (A-K), 801-863-6716, or Angela Chavez (L-Z), 801-863-5389.
ENGLISH ED Students: As of May 1, 2011, based on your last name, you will meet with Dawn Chase (A-K) or Samuel Banford (L-Z). You can still call 801-863-8577 to set up appointments.
COMM Students: As of Aug. 2009, you meet with COMM-specific advisors. Call 801-863-8452 for appointments.