MPA Program Advising

Advising for majors is provided by faculty members in the program according to the following guide:

Advising Guide for Current MPA Students

We want you to succeed! MPA students should regularly seek advice in navigating the curriculum. If you are unsure of whom to contact, the following information should connect you to at least one core faculty adviser throughout your studies. Contact your respective adviser for an appointment.

If your last name begins with...

Your advisor is:

Dr. Sheldon Gen

Email for an appointment:

sgen@sfsu.edu

Your advisor is:

Dr. Ernita Joaquin

Email for an appointment:

ejoaquin@sfsu.edu

Your advisor is:

Dr. Jennifer Shea

Email for an appointment:

jshea@sfsu.edu

Your advisor is:

Dr. Genie Stowers

Email for an appointment:

gstowers@sfsu.edu

Your advisor is:

Dr. Janey Wang

Email for an appointment:

jqwang@sfsu.edu

The Public Administration Program has a helpful Student Handbook to answer many of your questions.

Division of Graduate Studies

For non-major advising for new and continuing graduate students, please visit the Division of Graduate Studies website or office on the main campus in Administration Building 254.