Advising Staff

Advising Office

The Undergraduate Advising Office assists students in answering questions regarding the undergraduate program in psychology, considering career options, applying to graduate school, facilitating involvement in the major, and encouraging choices leading to successful completion of a degree in psychology. Our office is located at 015 Psychology Building on the Columbus campus of The Ohio State University.

General office hours are from 8am until 5pm. (These are remote SU21). To schedule an appointment with your advisor, please schedule online or call our office at (614) 292-5750.

Advising Staff

Olivia Delahunty

Olivia Delahunty, B.A.
Office Associate




Alisa Paulsen

Alisa Paulsen, Ph.D.
Director of Undergraduate Programs
Honors Advisor


Lisa Cravens-Brown


Lisa Cravens-Brown, Ph.D.
Associate Vice Chair for Instruction
Honors Advisor


Alison Baker


Alison Baker, M.Ed.
Senior Academic Advisor 
International Student Advisor


Alexis McDonaugh


Alexis McDonagh, M.A.
Academic Advisor I



Liz McGinnis


Liz McGinnis, M.S.
Academic Advisor II




Ashley Sweaney


Ashley Sweaney, M.A. 
Senior Academic Advisor




Laura Whitaker


Laura Whitaker, M.S., M.A.
Senior Academic Advisor
Student-Athlete Advisor





Some of the Services and Programs we Provide Include:

  • Psychology course/degree planning for psychology majors and minors
  • Information about the field of psychology and related fields
  • Information about volunteer and internship opportunities
  • Evaluate psychology transfer credit
  • Applying to Graduate School in Psychology Workshop
  • Undergraduate Psychology Research Colloquium
  • Psychology Enrichment Program