University of California, Santa Barbara

Undergraduate Advising

The Undergraduate Faculty Advisor for 2013 - 2014 is Prof. Brad Paden. If you have any concerns over your academic progress, want career or academic advice, are having trouble keeping on track with the Mechanical Engineering curriculum, or have any general questions (regardless of whether you're a current or prospective ME student) feel free to make an appointment with him.

Office: ENGR II, Room 2323
Tel: (805) 893-8165 \ E-mail: paden [at] engineering [dot] ucsb [dot] edu

Suzi See is our Staff Undergraduate Advisor, and works closely with Prof. Paden to make sure your degree progress goes as smoothly as possible. If you have specific administrative needs, e.g., filing petitions, adding or dropping courses, or are concerned about pre-requisites or the availability of classes, please speak with Suzi.

Office: ENGR II, Room 2355C
Tel: (805) 893-8198 \ E-mail: ssee [at] engineering [dot] ucsb [dot] edu


For general College of Engineering advising information, visit the Undergraduate Office in Harold Frank Hall, Rm. 1006.


Faculty Advisors for Undergraduate Students

If you have questions regarding the ME program of study, advice on schedules, electives, summer opportunities, undergraduate research, etc., please contact your appropriate advisor:

Freshmen            Professor Ted Bennett               bennett [at] engineering [dot] ucsb [dot] edu        805.893.8115
                            Professor Brad Paden               paden [at] engineering [dot] ucsb [dot] edu          805.893.8165

Sophomores       Professor Megan Valentine       valentine [at] engineering [dot] ucsb [dot] edu      805.893.2594

Juniors               Professor Jeffrey Moehlis          moelhis [at] engineering [dot] ucsb [dot] edu        805.893.7513

Seniors              Professor Sumita Pennathur     sumita [at] engineering [dot] ucsb [dot] edu          805.893.5510                    





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