Graduate Advisors











Office Hours





Mon-Fri:

7:00 AM – noon;
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM




  1. Joseph Brown

  2. Student Affairs Officer III - Graduate Students

  3. 4246 Bunche Hall

  4. (310) 825-3372

  5. joseph@polisci.ucla.edu

  6. Counsels and advises graduate students on University and departmental requirements for the Ph.D. degree. Provides recruitment, admissions, orientation and placement services, assigns Teaching Assistants, monitors students progress toward the degree.










Office Hours





Mon-Fri:

1:00 PM – 5:00 PM




  1. Juliana Smith

  2. Student Affairs Officer I - Graduate Students

  3. 4246 Bunche Hall

  4. (310) 267-4667

  5. jsmith1@polisci.ucla.edu

  6. Assists with counseling and advising students on University and departmental requirements for the Ph.D. degree. Coordinates graduate admission, job placement, processes, organizes and maintains the administrative functions of the Graduate Student office.