Friday, December 11, 2009
On behalf of the Law School Academic Support Blog, I would like to welcome Joel Chanvisanuruk to our community. Please be on the lookout for Joel at upcoming conferences and workshops so that you can welcome him personally to ASP. Joel provided the short bio below so that you can get to know him better. (Amy Jarmon)
Joel Chanvisanuruk the new Director of Academic Success Programs at the Universiry of Cincinnati College of Law. In this role, he presents workshops and works individually with law students to help them adapt to law school curriculum, prepare for exams and improve their academic performance in order to achieve their full academic potential as a law student. Joel also oversees the Pre-Prep Program (3P) that helps 3L law students gear up for the bar examination. Prior to joining the University of Cincinnati College of Law, Joel was the Associate Director of Career Planning and Professional Development at Washington & Lee University School of Law. Before entering the field of law student services, Joel served as a U.S. Presidential Management Fellow (PMF) litigating employment matters for the United States Forest Service and the United States Department of Agriculture in Washington, DC. Joel obtained a Master of Public Affairs in Public Management and Comparative International Affairs from Indiana University, Bloomington and a B.A. in Philosophy from Bradford College. Prior to law school, he served as a U.S. Peace Corps Volunteer in Sosnowiec, Poland.
Joel is a certified administrator of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI). Joel also currently serves as Chair of the National Association or Law Placement’s (NALP) GLBT Section.