Department Contacts

New Location!

We are now located at the Psychology Corner location.  If you are a student looking for help from our academic department for undergraduate advising, we may not be physically here at times due to the COVID-19 situation, but we are available and stand ready to support you and answer questions you may have. 

Undergraduate Coordinator

Lisa Ishler, MAT

There are a variety of ways to get answers to your questions: EmailPhone, and Online Video Advising via Zoom.  Please choose the method that works best for you: 

  • Email: lisa@virginia.edu for questions and advising.   
  • Phone: 434-982-4981, The best times to call are weekdays between 10:00 am and 5:00 pm.
  • Zoom Video Advising: Appointments are available weekdays between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm EST. Request a Zoom appointment.
  • If these times or methods don't work for your schedule, we can arrange something different.  Please email me to make an appointment. I look forward to hearing from you.
  • Office Location: Psychology Corner location, Office 2519C.  Please note: I am currently working remotely, and the best way to reach me is by phone or email. 

Director of Undergraduate Studies

Frederick Smyth, PhD

Office Location: Psychology Corner location, Office 2519D. Please note: I may not be physically here at times due to the COVID-19 situation.

Office Hours: Please email me for your advising questions and to set up an advising meeting.


Department Chair

Alev Erisir, PhD