Meet our team of advisors fostering students’ success by providing meaningful resources and purposeful support in career development.
Walk-in hours are Tuesday and Wednesday from 10 am to 2 pm. Appointments outside of walk-in hours can be scheduled via phone.
Director of the Advising Center
Dr. Dana Kotter-Gruehn
Dr. Kotter-Gruehn obtained her B.S. and M.S. in Psychology from Dresden University of Technology and her Ph.D. in Psychology from the Free University, Berlin. She has taught a variety of courses (e.g., Developmental Psychology, Research Methods, Social Relationships) at NCSU, Duke University, Humboldt University of Berlin and Dresden University of Technology. She is a lifespan developmental psychologist and has conducted and published research focusing on psychosocial development in adulthood.
Kasey is a second year graduate student at NCSU in the Applied Social and Community Psychology program. She graduated from the University of Minnesota with a B.A. in Psychology and a B.A. in Sociology. Her research interests revolve around how mindsets affect health behavior change (e.g. eating and exercise behaviors), body image and self-regulation.
Elizabeth van Horn
Sarah is a fourth-year graduate student in the School Psychology program. She graduated from the University of North Carolina, Wilmington with a B.A. in Psychology. Her research interests include intervention and prevention of emotional and behavior disorders in children within schools.
Ashley is a first year graduate student at NC State in the Lifespan Developmental Psychology program. She graduated from (go Wolfpack!) with a B.A. in Psychology. Her research interests include how age, intellectual development and social development influence military mental health outcomes.