All Undergraduate Forensic Science majors can select a Faculty Mentor based on mutual interest area and expertise.
Forensic Biology Focus
Dr. Tracey Dawson Cruz
Dr. Sarah Williams
Dr. Baneshwar Singh
Dr. Catherine Connon
Forensic Chemistry Focus
Dr. Christopher Ehrhardt
Dr. Michelle Peace
Dr. Marilyn Miller
Mr. Eric Hazelrigg
Forensic Anthropology Focus
Dr. Tal Simmons
More information about each of our full time Faculty members can be found at https://forensicscience.vcu.edu/people/
For suggestions about how to contact your mentor and what to discuss, consult these guidelines.
For the first year, undergraduates are advised by Anthony Galarza. His email address is firstname.lastname@example.org You can find more information and contact your advisor through the Advising Appointments link on your my.vcu.edu page. University Academic Advising is located on the first floor of Hibbs Hall at 900 Park Avenue, Richmond, VA. Call 804-827-8648 for more information.
From the second year through graduation (and all Transfer Students), students are advised by Madeline Goldman in the Department of Forensic Science in Grace E. Harris Hall - South, Room 2014.
To schedule an Academic Advising Appointment
Students (Graduate and Undergraduate) are encouraged to meet with our Career Services Liaison, Jorge Piocuda.
There are three great places we recommend if you're looking for a Job, Internship, or Research Experience: