First Year Academic Advisor
College of Science
Eve Kelly is an academic advisor for first-year students who intend to pursue a major in the College of Science. She holds the rank of Advising Professor. In addition to her advising responsibilities, Kelly serves as faculty mentor for Posse New Orleans. The Posse Foundation identifies public high school students with extraordinary academic and leadership potential who may be overlooked by traditional college selection processes.
Kelly earned a B.A. in Africana Studies and a Masters of Social Work with concentrations in mental health and community organizing from the University of Michigan. Her professional work has been devoted to issues of educational access and equity. Kelly is a member of the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) as well as the Council for Opportunity in Education (COE).
In addition to Kelly's work with students, in 2015 she was selected to participate in the University's Leadership Rotation Program. The Notre Dame Rotation Program was designed to develop individuals to take on leadership responsibilities in the University. Candidates are nominated by their Vice President and are interviewed by the Office of Human Resources and the Executive Vice President.