Interested in one of our majors? To join any of the majors in the Department of Environmental Conservation please contact the appropriate advisor from the list below.

Already declared in one of our majors? Find your assigned faculty advisor on your SPIRE Student Service Center page. Students in BCT, NRC, and EnviSci meet with their faculty advisor at least once per semester.

You can also use our Contact Form

ECO Advisors

Building and Construction Technology Program

Dr. Ho-Sung Kim
Chief Undergraduate Advisor

Office: 320 Design Building
Phone: 545-1970

Got a question? Start with our BCT Advising Page

Natural Resources Conservation Program

Meghan MacLean

Dr. Meg Graham MacLean
Chief Undergraduate Advisor

Office: 218 Holdsworth Hall
Phone: 545-3114

Make an Appointment

Environmental Conservation Concentration:


Dr. Bethany Bradley

Office: 318 Holdsworth Hall
(413) 545-1764


Fisheries Ecology & Conservation Concentration:

Dr. Brian Cheng

Office118 Holdsworth Hall
(413) 545-2454


Forestry Ecology & Conservation Concentration:

Dr. Malcolm Itter

Office: 329 Holdsworth Hall
(413) 545-1836


Urban Forestry & Arboriculture Concentration:

Dr. Brian Kane

Office: 214 Holdsworth Hall
(413) 545-6637


Water Resources Conservation Concentration: 


Dr. Timothy O. Randhir

Office: 320 Holdsworth Hall
(413) 545-3969


Wildlife Ecology & Conservation Concentration: 

DPaige_2012r. Paige S. Warren

205 Holdsworth Hall



Environmental Science Program

Are you interested in Declaring EnviSci as your Major?
Meet with a Peer Advisor first (their details are below — scroll down), then make a Navigate Appointment with Dr. Henson or Dr. Nicolson.

DebDr. Deborah Henson
Program Manager & Director of Advising

Office: 310 Holdsworth Hall (taking virtual appointments for Spring 2024)
Program Website: Environmental Science

Make an Appointment

  • Navigate appointments are available both for current EnviSci majors and for people wanting to declare it as a new major.
    All appointments are VIRTUAL at this time. You will receive a Zoom link with your Navigate appointment confirmation.  
  • Drop-In Virtual Advising times with Dr. Henson for the Spring 2024 semester will be available:
      • most Mondays (4:00-5:00 PM) and most Fridays (10:00-11:00 AM)
    • Use this Zoom LINK for these Drop-In Advising Times ONLY.
    • The link above is NOT intended for Registration Advising during the months of November and April. Schedule an individual 30 minute appointment if you need registration assistance. 
    • Individual Navigate appointments are also available.
    • Appointment slots are restricted for the first two weeks of Nov./April to my assigned advisees.

Dr. Craig Nicolson
Assistant Program Manager


Make a Navigate Appointment

When you schedule an appointment using Navigate, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the Zoom link. .

Dr Nicolson’s weekly virtual drop-in Zoom hours for Fall 2023:

  • Mondays, 1:30-3:00,
  • Wednesdays 3:30-5:00, and
  • Thursdays 4:00pm-5:30pm,

Here is Dr Nicolson’s Zoom link for his virtual Drop-in advising times above.

Environmental Science Peer Advisors:

Ask a peer advisor!  Email any of these peers below:

Austin Bartlett, Senior Peer Advisor ()
Heather Bortolussi, Senior Peer Advisor ()
Bryan Dole, Senior Peer Advisor ()

Nina Costanza, Junior Peer Advisor ()
Drew Gauthier, Junior Peer Advisor ()
Lillian Pogany, Junior Peer Advisor ()

Peer “drop in” Office Hours (Zoom) for Fall semester 2023 (either Zoom — see link below –, or face-to-face in Holdsworth Hall Rm 306).

  • Mondays :  10:00-11:00 a.m. and 5:30-6:30 pm
  • Tuesdays:   8:00-9:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • Wednesdays:  10:00 – 11:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • Thursdays:  11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
  • Fridays:  2:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Zoom link  for Peer advisor “drop in” Office Hours