Department of Physics

Advising

Undergraduate Student Advisor
applewhite Mr. Gary L. Applewhite
Department of Physics
Heritage Hall Building 402
(205) 934-6135
glapple@uab.edu
Mr. Applewhite advises all undergraduate physics majors including registering for classes each semester, ensuring general education and physics degree requirements are met, and monitoring progress towards the B.S. degree.
Undergraduate Program Director (Physics Honors)
camata Dr. Renato Camata
Department of Physics
Campbell Hall 306
(205) 934-8143
camata@uab.edu
Dr. Camata advises undergraduate physics majors about the physics programs, B.S. degree options, and career objectives as well as advises juniors and seniors about undergraduate research opportunities and assists in finding mentors for physics honors students.
Graduate Program Director
mezvanut Dr. Mary Ellen Zvanut 
Department of Physics
Campbell Hall 384
(205) 934-6661 mezvanut@uab.edu
Dr. Zvanut is the initial advisor for entering graduate students, recommends courses for the first semester based on the student's background and entrance exams, and selects in consultation with the student a physics faculty advisor for the remainder of his/her first year in the Department.