Media Studies Advising

Email Advising

Emails to mediastudies_advising@berkeley.edu are answered by Laura Demir, Peter Blackman, Jean Retzinger and Josh Jackson.

Please use this email address first for all advising questions.

Peter Blackman and Laura Demir are the Media Studies Student Academic Advisors. Elizabeth Bolton, Ian Davis, Josh Jackson and Jean Retzinger are Media Studies Faculty Advisors. Their availability is listed below.

Peter Blackman - Student Academic Advisor

SCHEDULED APPOINTMENTS: Mon - Fri 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
To schedule an in-person or telephone appointment, copy https://peterblackman.youcanbook.me/ into new tab to access appointment calendar.

DROP-IN OFFICE HOURS: Mon - Fri 1:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Laura Demir and Jean Retzinger are also available to advise students. Check their availability too.

Emails to mediastudies_advising@berkeley.edu are answered by Peter Blackman, Laura Demir and Jean Retzinger.

Elizabeth Bolton - Lecturer, Ph.D., U. of Texas, Austin

Fall 2018 Advising and Office Hours:
Drop-in: Monday 2-6pm
Appointments: Wednesday 2-5pm

MAJOR ADVISING: Declared Majors: Last Names A and B.

To schedule an advising appointment, please use the YouCanBookMe link under Research Interests & Bio.

Ian Davis - Lecturer, Ph.D., U. of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Fall 2018 Advising and Office Hours:
Drop-in: MW 12-2 and TTh 11-12:30
Appointments: MW 4-5 and TTh 12:30-2

MAJOR ADVISING: Declared Majors: Last Names D, E, and F

Laura Demir - Student Academic Advisor

DROP-IN OFFICE HOURS: Mon - Fri 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

SCHEDULED APPOINTMENTS: Mon - Fri 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.
To schedule an in-person or telephone appointment, copy https://laura-demir.youcanbook.me/ into new tab to access appointment calendar.

Peter Blackman and Jean Retzinger are also available to advise students. Check their availability too.

Emails to mediastudies_advising@berkeley.edu are answered by Peter Blackman, Laura Demir and Jean Retzinger.

Josh Jackson - Lecturer, Ph.D., U. of Wisconsin-Madison

Fall 2018 Office Hours: TTh 12:30-1:30

Fall 2018 Advising Hours: W 10-2

MAJOR ADVISING: Intended Majors
Declared Majors: Last Names G, H, I, and J

Jean Retzinger - Academic Coordinator & Assistant Director, Ph.D., U. of Iowa

Fall 2018 Advising Hours (through 12/21):
Drop-in: MTWThF 10-12
Appointments: MWThF 1-4:30 and T 1-2

MAJOR ADVISING: Intended Majors
Declared Majors: Last Names C and K - Z

Please use the link under Research & Bio to make an advising appointment.