Make an Appointment

Please use the links below to make an appointment with a CUSE advisor based on your topic of interest. If you are interested in learning more about a specific national fellowship opportunity, please visit the individual fellowship page and complete the pre-application or interest form that you will find there. The CUSE advisor for that fellowship will then follow up with more information at the appropriate time.

Scholarly discernment meeting (60 minutes)

We will discuss your values, commitments, and your scholarly trajectory. This will lead into a discussion of getting started in research and general fellowships information. We can also follow up on a previous discernment meeting. If you have a question about a specific research idea, including a request for feedback on a grant proposal, please schedule a meeting in the following section, "Research idea discussion and proposal feedback." To schedule a 60-minute meeting, you might need to make two 30-minute meetings back-to-back.

  • Kathleen Schuler: bio / link to scheduler
    Advising hours: Will resume August 2019

  • Jenny Claire Smith: bio / link to scheduler
    Advising hours: Wednesday 9:30am - 11:30am; Thursday 8:00am - 11:00am; Friday 8:30am - 11:30am

  • Elise Rudt: bio / link to scheduler
    Advising hours: See link to scheduler

Research idea discussion and proposal feedback (30 or 45 minutes)

We can discuss grant proposals, ways to become involved in undergraduate research, and ideas for independent research projects. After you make an appointment, if you wish to have your advisor look over a draft in advance, please email it to them directly at least 24 hours in advance. 

  • Jenny Claire Smith: bio / link to scheduler
    Advising hours: Wednesday 9:30am - 11:30am; Thursday 8:00am - 11:00am; Friday 8:30am - 11:30am

Sorin Scholars advising (30 or 60 minutes)

Schedule an appointment below with the Sorin Scholars program manager. (For current or prospective Sorin Scholars only.) To schedule a 60-minute meeting, you might need to make two 30-minute meetings back-to-back.