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Peer advisors are available virtually to assist you.

For Questions With:

  • Internship/job search tools
  • Handshake basics
  • Cover letter initial review
  • Resume writing and initial review
  • Health-related internship system (see health and biological sciences advisors)

Find a Peer Advisor Who Shares Your Interests

Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

For students and alumni interested in agriculture, animal science, ecology and environment, food and beverage, and planning and development

Diana Gonzalez

Career-related Interests: Animal Behavior Research, Veterinary Medicine
Internships: Animal Behavior and Cognition Lab (Dr. Horback) Intern, UCDSVM Department of Medicine and Epidemiology Research Assistant, Yolo County SPCA Behavior Intern
Activities: Animal Welfare Science Club, PSSD Member, Vet Aide Club

Isabella Howard

Career-related Interests: Small Animal Veterinary Medicine
Internships: VMTH Neurology Intern, VMTH Community Practice Intern
Activities: Vice President of the UHP Student Activities Committee, Vet Aide Club, University Honors Program, Regents Scholars Society

Kit Chou

Career-related Interests: Conservation, Marine Research, Sustainability, Advocacy
Internships: Earth Day Network (Washington Program), APG- Arboretum Ambassadors
Activities: Ultimate Frisbee, Vice Chair of Herbicide-free Committee

Mikaela Fenton

Career-related Interests: Affordable Housing, Community Development
Internships: Almaden Country Day School Admissions Intern, Center For Regional Change Ted Bradshaw Student Scholar
Activities: Vice President of Operations Alpha Delta Pi

Morgan Valdivieso

Career-related Interests: Sustainable Agriculture, Social Work, NGO, Environmental Justice, and Youth Development
Internships: Communications Coordinator at Groundwork Richmond, AmeriCorps LISC Intern/Volunteer Program Manager at Urban Tilth, Legal Assistant at Law Offices of Jorge Rodriguez-Choi

Engineering and Physical Sciences

For students and alumni interested in engineering and computer science, and physical sciences

Emilia Robles

Career-related Interests: Energy, automotive industry
Internships: Rehabilitation engineering research
Activities: Member of LEADR, CALESS, previous officer of AdTech

Emily Dong

Career-related Interests: Process Engineering, Research and Development, Machine Learning
Internships: UC Davis Student Health and Wellness STF Ambassador, UCD Student Housing Sustainability Intern, Hack the Hood Program Coordinator
Activities: Society of Women Engineers at UC Davis

Faiza Alvi

Career-related Interests: Rocketry, Energy efficient vehicles, manufacturing
Internships: Quality Control Intern at Allure Labs
Activities: Safety and Integration Lead for E.C.L.I.P.S.E. Rocketry, Regents Scholars Society

Katherine Tran

Career-related Interests: Robotics
Activities: Webmaster of Theta Tau

Uyi Udoh

Career-related Interests: Air Quality Research, Wine Science Reseach, Academic Advising, Process Engineering
Activities: Member of Engineers Without Borders at UCDavis, American Institute of Chemical Engineers at UCDavis, Nigerian Student Association at UCDavis, Black Engineers Association

Health and Biological Sciences

For students and alumni interested in biological sciences, and health and medicine

Jamy-Ann Presa Caballero

Career-related Interests: Pre-PA; Pre-Health; Clinical Psychology
Internships: Child-Life Intern; CT-Scan Intern
Activities: President of Alzheimer's Buddies at UC Davis

Jordan Pitman

Career-related Interests: Biomedical Research in Pain Management Anesthesiology
Internships: UCDavis Cast Room HRI, Complex Care Heart Failure Lab at UCDMC, Agricultural Research in Dr. Beckles' Lab, CSU Chico Chemistry Summer Research Institute
Activities: Boy Scouts of America Youth Guide

Kaanan Goradia

Career-related Interests: Physical Therapy and Medicine
Internships: Physical Therapy(PT) In-patient and PT Outpatient and VITA tax preparation
Activities: First Year Aggie Connections Peer Mentor, Campus Market Cashier, past Pre-Health Ambassador at Health Professions Advising

Lizzie Rezente

Career-related Interests: Genetic Counseling, Biotechnology, Clinical Work (Medical Assistant)
Internships: Hospital Administration Intern at UCDMC, Research Volunteer at Ecology Project International
Activities: Travel Chair for UCD Women's Club Lacrosse Team, Recruitment Data Assistant for Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority

International Outbound

For students and alumni interested in international opportunities

International Advising Hours: Mondays 11-1, Thursdays 10-12

Mikaela Fenton

Career-related Interests: Affordable Housing, Community Development
Internships: Almaden Country Day School Admissions Intern, Center For Regional Change Ted Bradshaw Student Scholar
Activities: Vice President of Operations Alpha Delta Pi

Liberal Arts and Business

For students and alumni interested in business and management, communication, counseling and social services, education and teaching, government, law and public policy, media, arts and entertainment, and nonprofits.

Chance Mathisen

Career-related Interests: Consulting, Finance analyst/advisor, Investments, Investment banking
Internships: Computers in Technology Intern
Activities: Fundraising Director of the Economics and Business Student Association

Colleen Cruz

Career-related Interests: Education, Educational Equity, Public Policy, Government
Internships: Poet-Mentor Educator for Sacramento Area Youth Speaks, Policy Intern at the UC Davis Bulosan Center
Activities: Undergraduate Advisory Team Member for Quarter at Aggie Square (Q@AS), Political-Cultural Chair for Pilipinx in Business and Law

Jake Remolona

Career-related Interests: Personal Finance, Human Resources
Activities: President of Pilipinx in Business and Law

Sabrina Lynch

Career-related Interests: Consulting
Internships: Accenture Summer Analyst (in San Francisco but now will be remote)
Activities: Vice President of Davis Consulting Group, President of Business Career and Networking Club

Sindhura Modali

Career-related Interests: Business: consulting, finance, marketing, product management
Internships: River City Banking Academy Intern, Finance Analyst Intern at Oracle
Activities: Director of External Affairs in the Economics and Business student association, Professional Relations Board Associate in Davis women in Business, incoming Global Ambassador Mentor

Master's, Ph.D.'s and Postdoctoral Scholars

Mario Giron

Career-related Interests: Student Service, Marketing, Communication
Internships: Former Communications Intern with California Capital Financial Development Corporation

Shelley Dykstra

Career-related Interests: Second and Heritage Language Reading and Writing, Teacher Feedback, Sociolinguistics, Critical Language Awareness, Educational Linguistics, Spanish in the US
Activities: Teaching Assistant Consulting Fellow, Graded Readers in First-Year Spanish Courses, Learning Arabic

Yitian Lu

Career-related Interests:

Student Employment

Josiah Zabala

Career-related Interests: Pre-Health/Pre-Med and Education
Internships: Student Run Clinic - Bayanihan Clinic - Intern
Activities: Public Relations Officer of Filipinx Association for Health Careers (FAHC)

Purva Bhattacharjee

Career-related Interests: Public Speaking, Social Justice
Internships: Intern at the International House at Davis, Student Ambassador at the World Affairs Council
Activities: Model United Nations, Ignite