SG Advisors/Administrators

Bakersfield College/Bakersfield (BC) - Nicky P. Damania, Ph.D.

Full Name:Nicky P. Damania, Ph.D.
First Name:Nicky
Last Name:Damania
Middle Initial:P.
Suffix:Ph.D.
Type:Sole advisor
Actual Title:Director of Student Life
Department or Organization:Student Life
Phone:661-395-4051
Office Phone:(661) 395-4614
Fax:661-395-4722
Job Description:Nicky Damania began his career at Bakersfield College in August 2014. He hails from the rocky mountain state, Colorado. He attended Colorado College where he doubled majored in biology (emphasis in pre-med and electron microscopy) and drama (emphasis in technical theatre and directing). He earned his Master's Degree in Career and Technology Education, Training and Development of College Students, at Bowling Green State University in Ohio and completed his doctoral degree in Educational Leadership, Research, and Policy at University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. His focus areas are on developing student leadership and creating effective and efficient student organizations. Other than long hikes in the mountains, he enjoys college life and everything that life has to offer him. He lives his life by a motto that was shared with him in high school, "Once the flame of one's desires touches your heart, it will never go away. So let your heart be your guide."
Colleges/Universities Attended - Undergraduate:Colorado College
Colleges/Universities Attended - Graduate:Bowling Green State University
Colleges/Universities - Doctoral:University of Colorado/Colorado Springs
Highest Degree Attained:Doctorate
Gender:Male
Race:Eastern Indian
Length of service to current SG:5+ years
Actual Length of Service to Current SG:6 years
Experience as an SG advisor:10+ years
Actual Length of Experience as an SG Advisor:16 years
Work load with SG:Part-time
Weekly hours worked for SG:6-10
How paid:Administration
Compensation Range:$40K-75K