Griff Center Staff
The Griff Center for Student Success is comprised of professionals who are trained in student development; who offer academic and career assistance; and provide services tailored to address the diverse developmental stages of a student’s academic career. We possess the interpersonal skills needed to be able to help individuals with a wide range of specialized needs.
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Griff Center Administration
The Griff Center for Student Success is comprised of three areas to support the student experience: Academic Achievement, Career Development, and Support Services.
Dr. Mark Harrington
Interim Senior Associate Dean, Student Success
Academic & Career Coach | Retention & Persistence | Assessment
Associate Dean, Student Success
Academic Coach | Transfer Student Services | Academic Counseling
Academic Achievement Team
The Academic Achievement Team supports students through advisement of freshmen, undecided students, transfer students, and student-athletes. Additionally, the team is responsible for working with students to set academic goals and assist with their academic success.
Associate Director, Academic Achievement
Academic Coach | Freshmen Scheduling | Students of Concern
Assistant Director, Academic Achievement
Academic Coach | Student-Athlete Advisement | Academic Mentoring Program
Career Development Team
The Career Development Team is responsible for assisting students with their career goals through strategic partnerships with our Canisius faculty and employers. This team supports our students through career coaching, alumni connections, on campus recruitment, and career events.
Senior Associate Director, Career Development
Career Coach | Alumni Outreach | Faculty Liaison
Senior Assistant Director, Career Development
Career Coach | Employer Relations | Career Events
Coordinator, Career Development
Career Coach | On Campus Recruitment | Marketing Communications
Support Services Team
The Support Services Team offers individualized support to students through accessibility services, the proctor site, the scuba (study) zone, tutoring services, and veterans affairs.
Associate Director, Support Services
Academic Coach | Accessibility Support | Veterans Affairs
Assistant Director, Support Services
Academic Coach | Tutoring Services | Academic Workshops
Academic Achievement | Old Main 013
Career Development | Old Main 013
Support Services | Old Main 3rd Floor
Tutoring Services | 315
General Proctor Site | 317
Scuba (Study) Zone | 318
Veterans Lounge | 320
Academic Semester Hours
Monday - Thursday | 8:30am-5:30pm
Friday | 8:30am-5pm
Monday - Thursday | 8:30am-4:30pm
Friday | 8:30am-1pm