BDIC Team Members

Welcome to BDIC!  We're a group of Faculty, Staff, and Students that support students in their pursuit of individualized studies at UMass Amherst.  Come visit us in 230 Commonwealth Honors College between 9 and 5!

Linda Roney, Assistant Director & Chief Academic Advisor
230 Commonwealth Honors College
413-545-2504
BDIC Hours: Monday - Friday, 9am-5pm
Thomas Brashear-Alejandro, BDIC Department Head and Faculty Supervisor
BDIC Hours: Spring 2020- Wednesday 2:30-5pm
Supervisor in Business and Entrepreneurship
Skye Long, BDIC Faculty Supervisor
230 Commonwealth Honors College
BDIC Hours: Spring 2020- Monday 2:30-5pm
Supervisor in the Natural and Biological Sciences
Marty Norden, BDIC Faculty Supervisor
BDIC Hours: Spring 2020- Friday 10-12:30
Supervisor in Social Sciences
M.J. Alhabeeb, BDIC Faculty Supervisor
BDIC Hours: Spring 2020- Wednesday 10-12:30pm
Supervisor in Business and Law
Mark Hamin, BDIC Faculty Supervisor
BDIC Hours: Spring- Friday 1-4pm
Supervisor in Sustainability and Physical Science
Jean Forward, BDIC Faculty Supervisor
BDIC Hours: Spring 2020- Tuesday/Thursday, 12-1:30pm
Supervisor in Education and Human Services
Rebecca Mandy, Peer Advisor
230 Commonwealth Honors College
Aidan Regan, Peer Advisor
230 Commonwealth Honors College
Effie Shilhan, Peer Advisor
230 Commonwealth Honors College
BDIC- Children's Health and Development
Faith Bertrand, Peer Advisor
230 Commonwealth Honors College
BDIC- Human Biology and Health Promotion
Carly Longman, Peer Advisor
230 Commonwealth Honors College
BDIC- Romance Language and Interpretation