Academic advisors

The College of Science is happy to be offering advising in person, via zoom or phone.  You will be able to indicate your preference when you make an appointment.  Links to schedule with each advisor are listed below.  If you have any trouble scheduling, please email your advisor directly as their email is also listed. The College of Science is also offering drop-in advising in person or via zoom, drop-in advising schedules are listed below along with a virtual drop-in links. 

If you are wishing to declare a major or minor in the College of Science, please email the correct advisor below based on the major/minor you wish to declare and/or the first letter of your last name to set up an appointment.

Email is always the most efficient way to reach your advisor.

Your advisor is assigned to you based on your major and, in some cases the first letter of your last name.

Juniors and Seniors in good academic standing should meet with their faculty advisor, not an academic advisor.

Juniors and Seniors: find your faculty advisor

Select majors assigned an advisor by last name

Students with the following majors are assigned to an advisor by last name:

  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Neuroscience
  • Physics
  • Psychology

Advisor assigned by major only

  • Geography (BA & BS)
  • Geology
  • Geological Engineering
  • Geophysics
  • Hydrogeology
  • Mathematics & Statistics (BA & BS)
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
Headshot of Taylor Diamond outdoors.

Taylor Diamond

Last names beginning with A-E:

tdiamond@unr.edu
Office: OB 210
Phone: (775) 682-8750

Drop in- advising hours: Thursdays 10 am - 2 pm

Taylor's drop-in advising Zoom link

Schedule an appointment with Taylor

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David Dineen

Last names beginning with F-L

ddineen@unr.edu
Office: OB 212
Phone: (775) 682-8774

Drop in- advising hours: Tuesdays 11 am - 2 pm

David's drop-in advising Zoom link

Schedule an appointment with David

Tanuja Miura

Tanuja Miura

Last names beginning with M-Q 

tmiura@unr.edu
Office: OB 207
Phone: (775) 682-8830

Drop in- advising hours: Wednesdays 9 am - 1 pm

Tanuja's drop-in advising Zoom link

Schedule an appointment with Tanuja

Jennifer Oneil

Jennifer O'Neil

Last names beginning with R and advisor for the following majors:

  • Geography (BA & BS)
  • Geology
  • Geological Engineering
  • Geophysics
  • Hydrogeology
  • Mathematics & Statistics (BA & BS)
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering

joneil@unr.edu
Office: OB 209
Phone: (775) 682-8747

Drop in- advising hours: Wednesdays 1:30 pm - 4 pm

Jennifer's drop-in advising Zoom link

Schedule an appointment with Jennifer

Tanuja Miura

Gina Sella

Last names beginning with S-Z and all BS-MD/BS-DMD participants

gsella@unr.edu
Office: OB 214
Phone: (775) 682-8733

Drop in- advising hours: Thursdays 10 am - 2 pm, OB 214

Gina's drop-in advising Zoom link

Schedule an appointment with Gina