Jill Goldstein, Program Administrative Specialist
Ms. Goldstein serves as the initial point of contact to students and faculty. She is responsible for scheduling advising appointments and coordinates our department's summer research program. Ms. Goldstein also handles all of the paperwork for ENEE499 and ENEE488.
Kathryn Weiland, Assistant Director
Ms. Weiland provides oversight over undergraduate advising in ECE and has a small advising caseload as well. She is also responsible for course prerequisite checks, freshman/transfer orientation, and supervises the advising staff.
Hollin Van Buren, Academic Advisor
Ms. Van Buren advises a caseload of over 350 ECE undergraduate students and coordinates the Texas Instrument Peer Mentoring Fellows program.
Michael Robinson, Academic Advisor
Mr. Robinson advises a caseload of over 350 ECE undergraduate students and serves as our office's liaison with Engineering's Study Abroad office.
Neruh Ramirez, Director
Mr. Ramirez oversees the Undergraduate Office and has a small advising caseload. He also oversees other areas of the office, such as undergraduate recruitment, the Southern Maryland EE program, and the Computer Engineering minor.
The ECE Undergraduate Office is a University of Maryland Green Office Program participant. The Green Office Program promotes best environmental practices at the University of Maryland by supporting offices that are taking steps to reduce their environmental footprint. It seeks to motivate environmentally friendly behaviors by providing definitive guidelines and reducing confusion about best practices.
The goals of the Green Office Program are to:
Engage the campus community in activities that will strengthen the University of Maryland’s position as a national leader in sustainability
Recognize and reward leadership in sustainability
Educate participants about how and why to take action
Support the University’s Climate Action Plan and Strategic Plan
Further integrate sustainability into campus culture
Conserve water, save energy, minimize waste and save money
Promote campus policies that support sustainability
The ECE Undergraduate Office is currently working towards Bronze Level Green Office certification. This level focuses on developing sustainably habits that will reduce the consumption of energy and resources in our office.
ECE Undergraduate Office Green Initiatives:
Striving to be a paperless office through the use of an electronic file management system and electronic files and forms whenever possible
Utilizing centralized, shared appliances and equipment like printers, scanners, and copy machines
Using energy efficient settings on our computers, monitors, and printers
Unplugging power vampires when not in use and completing an office “power down” before holidays and breaks
For more information about the Green Office Program, please visit their website. For more information about campus sustainability, please visit www.sustainability.umd.edu