Graduate students (seeking master’s or doctorate degrees) are encouraged to meet with their faculty adviser each semester.

Please view our Graduate Programs pages to see admissions criteria, program requirements and faculty contact information.

For Prospective Students

CEHHS Advisors are available to meet with students to discuss our various graduate programs.

  • Prospective student appointments are utilized to discuss program requirements and provide guidance for program selection, if needed.
  • To schedule a prospective student advising appointment, call the Office of Student Success at 313-593-5090.
  • If you are a transfer student, please send a copy of your transcripts (unofficial accepted) to the advisor you are scheduled with.

For UM-Dearborn Graduate Current Students

CEHHS Faculty is available for academic advising. Select the faculty member according to your program interest.

 

Martha Adler, Ph.D.

Dr. Adler can advise you on:

  • Education with ESL and/or Reading Specialist Endorsement (M.A.)

Contact Information

maadler@umich.edu
313-583-6418, C21 FCS

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Adler, please email her directly

 

Bonnie Beyer, Ph.D.

Dr. Beyer can advise you on:

  • Education (Ed.S.)
  • Educational Leadership (M.A.)

Contact Information:

beyer@umich.edu
313-593-5583, C23 FCS

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Beyer, please email her directly

Stein Brunvand, Ph.D.

Dr. Brunvand can advise you on:

  • Education (M.A.)
  • Educational Technology (M.A.)

Contact Information:

sbrunvan@umich.edu
313-583-6415, D7 FCS

To schedule an appointment call the CEHHS Office of Student Success at 313-593-5090 or request an appointment online.

Christopher Burke, Ph.D.

Dr. Burke can advise you on:

  • Community Based Education (M.A.)
  • Education (Ed.D)

Contact Information:

cjfburke@umich.edu
313-593-5319, C19 FCS

To schedule an appointment call the CEHHS Office of Student Success at 313-593-5090 or request an appointment online.

Danielle DeFauw, Ph.D.

Dr. DeFauw can advise you on:

  • Education with ESL and/or Reading Specialist Endorsement (M.A.)

Contact Information:

daniellp@umich.edu
313-593-5426, C1 FCS

To schedule an appointment call the CEHHS Office of Student Success at 313-593-5090 or request an appointment online.

Mesut Duran, Ph.D.

Dr. Duran can advise you on:

  • Educational Technology (M.A.)

Contact Information:

mduran@umich.edu
313-593-0981, D21 FCS

To schedule an appointment call the CEHHS Office of Student Success at 313-593-5090 or request an appointment online.

Susan Everett, Ph.D.

Dr. Everett can advise you on:

  • Science Education (M.S.)

Contact Information:

everetts@umich.edu
313-593-5133, 262 FCS

To schedule an appointment call the CEHHS Office of Student Success at 313-593-5090 or request an appointment online.

Paul Fossum, Ph.D.

Dr. Fossum can advise you on:

  • Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T)

Contact Information:

pfossum@umich.edu
313-593-5133, D13 FCS

To schedule an appointment call the CEHHS Office of Student Success at 313-593-5090 or request an appointment online.

David Hill, Ph.D.

Dr. Hill can advise you on:

  • Special Education (M.Ed.)
  • Applied Behavior Analysis (M.S.)

Contact Information:

drhill@umich.edu
313-436-9136, D11 FCS

To schedule an appointment call the CEHHS Office of Student Success at 313-593-5090 or request an appointment online.

Kirsten Dara Hill, Ph.D.

Dr. Hill can advise you on:

  • Education with ESL and/or Reading Specialist Endorsement (M.A.)
  • Program Evaluation and Assessment (M.A.)

Contact Information:

kirdara@umich.edu
313-593-4769, C9 FCS

To schedule an appointment call the CEHHS Office of Student Success at 313-593-5090 or request an appointment online.

Seong Hong, Ph.D.

Dr. Hong can advise you on:

  • Early Childhood Education (M.A.)

Contact Information:

seong@umich.edu
313-593-3613, D17 FCS

To schedule an appointment call the CEHHS Office of Student Success at 313-593-5090 or request an appointment online.

Kim Killu, Ph.D., LLP, BCBA-D

Dr. Killu can advise you on:

  • Special Education (M.Ed.)
  • Applied Behavior Analysis (M.S.)

Contact Information:

kimkillu@umich.edu
313-593-5240, D11 FCS

To schedule an appointment call the CEHHS Office of Student Success at 313-593-5090 or request an appointment online.

Gail Luera, Ph.D.

Dr. Luera can advise you on:

  • Science Education (M.S.)
  • Program Evaluation and Assessment (M.A.)

Contact Information:

grl@umich.edu
313-593-3762, D5 FCS

To schedule an appointment call the CEHHS Office of Student Success at 313-593-5090 or request an appointment online.

LaShorage Shaffer, Ph.D.

Dr. Shaffer can advise you on:

  • Early Childhood Education (M.A.)

Contact Information:

lshaffe@umich.edu
313-593-5092, C11 FCS

To schedule an appointment call the CEHHS Office of Student Success at 313-593-5090 or request an appointment online.

Julie Taylor, Ph.D.

Dr. Taylor can advise you on:

  • Master of Arts in Teaching with Emphasis in Social Studies (M.A.T.)

Contact Information:

julietay@umich.edu
313-583-6427, D1 FCS

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Taylor, please email her directly

Karen Thomas-Brown, Ph.D.

Dr. Thomas-Brown can advise you on:

  • Master of Arts in Teaching with Emphasis in Social Studies (M.A.T.)

Contact Information:

karentb@umich.edu
313-583-6387, C13 FCS

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Thomas-Brown, please email her directly

CEHHS Office of Student Success

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