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Brian Patrick Kurisky

  • Brian Patrick Kurisky
  • Director of Advising & Academic Support
  • Honors College
  • 2000 Student Success Center
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-4865
  • bkurisky@odu.edu
  • Education

    Old Dominion University, 2013
    Major: Higher Education Leadership
    Degree: Ph. D.
    Grand Valley State University, 1998
    Major: College Student Affairs Leadership
    Degree: M.Ed.
    Old Dominion University, 1994
    Major: Political Science
    Degree: B.A.
    Old Dominion University, 1994
    Major: Speech Communication
    Degree: B.S.
  • Licensures and Certifications

    Global Advisor Certificate Program
    Sponsoring Organization: Old Dominion University
    Date Obtained: 2012-03-01
    Diversity Institute
    Sponsoring Organization: Old Dominion University Office of Intercultural Relations
    Date Obtained: 2010-12-01
    Leadership and Student Involvement Leadership Certification Program
    Sponsoring Organization: Old Dominion University Office of Leadership and Student Initiatives
    Date Obtained: 2010-12-01
    Preparing Future Faculty Certificate
    Sponsoring Organization: Old Dominion University
    Date Obtained: 2010-11-01
    Master Advisor Certificate program
    Sponsoring Organization: Old Dominion University
    Date Obtained: 2010-04-01
    Certificate on College Teaching
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Tidewater Consortium
    Date Obtained: 2009-11-01
    Professional Diploma - Collegiate Management Institute
    Sponsoring Organization: Central Association of College University Budgeting Officers
    Date Obtained: 2007-05-01
    Final Round Judge
    Sponsoring Organization: Pi Kappa Delta National Speech Association
    Date Obtained: 1999-01-01
  • 2014: Alumni Award of Distinction, North-American Interfraternity Conference
  • 2014: Rumi Foundation Doctoral Fellowship, Rumi Foundation
  • 2013: Honorary Initiate, National Society of Collegiate Scholars
  • 2013: Travel Grant Recipient, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools – Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
  • 2012: Lyle H. Smith Outstanding Chapter Director, Sigma Pi Fraternity International
  • 2012: Outstanding Doctoral Student in Higher Education, Darden College of Education - Department of Educational Foundations and Leadership
  • 2012: Graduate Student Leader of the Year, Old Dominion University
  • 2012: Graduate Scholar Award, Golden Key International Honour Society
  • 2012: Graduate Scholar Award, World Universities Forum
  • 2011: Love of Learning Graduate Scholarship, Phi Kappa Phi
  • 2010: Shining Star Award, Old Dominion University
  • 2010: Donald K. Marchaund Outstanding Alumni Award, Old Dominion University
  • 2007: Greek Advisor of the Year, Ferris State University
  • 1992: Quarter-Finalist in Extemporaneous Speaking, Pi Kappa Delta National Speech Tournament
  • 1991: 1st place Extemporaneous Speaking, University of North Carolina - Charlotte
  • 1991: 1st Place Impromptu Speaking, Syracuse University
  • 1991: Octo-Finalist, Pi Kappa Delta National Speech Tournament
  • 1990: 1st place Extemporaneous Speaking, University of North Carolina - Charlotte
  • 1990: Octo-Finalist, Pi Kappa Delta National Speech Tournament