Academic Advisory

Humanities Advisors

Dr. Jadwiga Biskupska

Assistant Professor, Sam Houston State University


Dr. Sean Dowdy

Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Oslo


Dr. Mike Fotos

Director of Undergraduate Studies for Environmental Studies and Lecturer in Political Science, Yale University


Dr. Michael Klarman

Charles Warren Professor of American Legal History, Harvard University


Dr. Steven Lamy

Professor Emeritus of Political Science and International Relations and Spatial Sciences, University of Southern California


Gen. David Petraeus

Partner, KKR & Chairman, KKR Global Institute


Dr. Lowry Pressly

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Political Theory Project, Brown University


Dr. Gregory Redhouse 

Assistant Professor, Dine College


Dr. Norma Thompson

Associate Director of the Whitney Humanities Center and Senior Lecturer in the Humanities, Yale University


Dr. Corri Zoli

Director of Research and Assistant Research Professor in International Security at Institute for National Security & Counterterrorism, Maxwell & Syracuse University College of Law


STEM Advisors

Dr. Michael McDonald

Associate Professor of Physics at the Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Dr. Marla Geha

Professor in the Astronomy and Physics Departments, Yale University


Writing Advisors

Dr. Keith Shaw

Director of Transfer, Veteran, and Non-Traditional Student Programs; Princeton University


Dr. Karin Gosselink

Associate Director of Undergraduate Writing and Academic Strategies, Poorvu Center for Teaching and Learning, Yale University


Maria Del Mar Galindo

Interim Dean, Branford College, Yale University


Dr. Kathryn Temple 

Professor and Chair, English Department, Georgetown University


Business Advisors 

Dr. Maria Gibbs

Managing Director, INVANTI, Esteem Graduate Program, University of Notre Dame


Dustin Mix

Cofounder and Managing Partner, INVANTI, Esteem Graduate Program, University of Notre Dame

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