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Hazel Hooker

Program Director, Center for Student Engagement


Office: SASC 428

Phone: 305-348-3840

Email: hookerh@fiu.edu

Bio

Hazel Hooker is the Program Director of First Year Programs at Florida International University. In her 13-year career in higher education, she has helped students find their passion as an academic advising professional and helped them engage and transition to college via the many programs offered through her office. In 2015, she received the Significant Impact on Advising Community Award and First Year Programs was recently recognized with the Advising Most Valuable Partner Award. She has presented at national conferences on topics pertaining to academic advising, first-year transition, and many others.

She is an Honors College alumna who earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology, Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry, and Master of Public Health from Florida International University and is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Higher Education. Her research interests include exploratory (undecided) students, academic advising, and first-year transition.