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Elizabeth Johnson

Academic Advising Specialist
Department(s): Academic Success Center
Phone: 702-895-0663
Email: elizabeth.johnson@unlv.edu

Biography

Elizabeth is a California native who achieved her B.A. at Humboldt State University with a minor in Theater and a certificate in Museum Studies. She is a recent Fine Arts graduate from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Her interests are in anthropology, biology, engineering, D.I.Y., fine arts, and marketing. She has experience working as a Photographer, a Social Media and Research Director and a Curatorial Assistant at the Humboldt State Natural History Museum. She has also volunteered with Hold Your Horses, an organization that provides equine therapy for children and adults with disabilities, and apprenticed at Kendalia Wildlife Rescue and Rehab. Elizabeth has taught at and worked within universities and at university museums with students from a diverse academic, socioeconomic, and cultural backgrounds. Elizabeth's extensive practice in a variety of fields gives her a unique perspective to provide students with career exploration. She is excited to be a part of the advising team at UNLV's Academic Success Center and looks forward to applying her experience and training to assist students in understanding and reaching their aspirations and goals.