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Academic Advising: Covid-19 Safety

Learn about temporary changes to Academic Advising while Covid-19 safety precautions are in place. Your advisors have not changed, but methods for making appointments and meeting have.

Department Chair


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Daniel Lair, Ph.D.
Chair, Associate Professor


303-605-5871



dlair@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
120F

Campus Box Number:
34


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Full-Time Faculty


Devika Banerji, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor


303-645-0400



dbanerji@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Campus Box Number:
34


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Katia Campbell, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Faculty Senate President


303-615-0250



kcampb28@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
120M

Campus Box Number:
34


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Brendan Hughes, Ph.D.
Lecturer


303-615-1472



bhughe13@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
120D

Campus Box Number:
34


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Bill Huddy, Ph.D.
Lecturer


303-615-0595



whuddy@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
120C

Office Hours:

Mondays 10:45 - 12:00

Tuesdays 10:45 - 12:00

Wednesdays 10:45 - 12:00

Thursdays 10:45 - 12:00

Campus Box Number:
34


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Eric James, Ph.D.
Associate Professor


303-615-0627



ejames11@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
120K

Office Hours:

Wednesday: 10:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Thursday: 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Campus Box Number:
34


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Samuel Jay, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Affiliate Faculty Coordinator


303-615-0631



sjay@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
120J

Office Hours:

Monday: 8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Wednesday: 8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Campus Box Number:
34


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Brenden Kendall

Brenden Kendall, Ph.D.
Associate Professor & Associate Chair


303-615-0675



bkendal1@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
120E

Office Hours:

Monday: 9:45 a.m. - 11 a.m., 1 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Thursday: 10 a.m. - 11:15 a.m., 1:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. 

Campus Box Number:
34


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Rich Kessel, Ph.D.
Lecturer


303-615-0681



kessel@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
120B

Office Hours:

Mondays 3:15 - 3:45

Tuesdays 8:30 - 9:00 & 1:00 - 2:00

Wednesdays 11:00 - 12:00 & 3:15 - 3:45 

Thursdays 8:30 - 9:00 & 1:00 - 2:00

Campus Box Number:
34


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David Kottenstette, M.A.
Professor


303-615-0714



kottensd@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
120G

Office Hours:

Tuesday: 8 a.m. - 9 a.m. 

Wednesday: 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Thursday: 8 a.m. - 9 a.m.

Campus Box Number:
34


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Karen Lollar, Ph.D.
Professor


303-615-0761



lollar@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
120F

Office Hours:

Wednesday: 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Thursday: 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. 

Campus Box Number:
34


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Mike Monsour, Ph.D.
Associate Professor


303-615-0883



wmonsour@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
120T

Office Hours:

Monday: 9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Tuesday: 9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Campus Box Number:
34


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John Rief, Ph.D.
Lecturer


303-605-7220



jrief1@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
120D

Campus Box Number:
34


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Departmental Advisors


Paul Encinias, Ph.D.
Academic Advisor


303-615-0385



encinias@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Full-Time Staff

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
120

Office Hours:

I have two offices because not only do I advise for Communication Studies, but I also advise for Mathematics!

Monday, Tuesday and Friday: CN 120

Wednesday and Thursday: SI 1032

 

 

Campus Box Number:
34


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Full-Time Staff


Jacqueline Kirby, B.A.
Program Assistant I


303-615-0691



jkirby6@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Full-Time Staff

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
120Y

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00 - 5:00

Campus Box Number:
34


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Bio:

I am the main support for the Communication Studies Department, but I also support the Speech, Langugae, Hearing Sciences Department.



Shannon Harris, B.S.
Administrative Assistant


303-605-5782



sharri82@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Full-Time Staff

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
120

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00 - 5:00

Campus Box Number:
34


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Bio:

I am the main support for the Speech, Language, Hearing Sciences Department, but I also support the Communication Studies Department.



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