Chastinee Nelson is the advisor for Anthropology-Sociology, Criminal Justice and History.

 About Chastinee Nelson

I identify with the pronouns, she/her/hers.

What was your undergraduate major and/or graduate program in? 

I earned a B.A. in Black Studies from University of Nebraska at Omaha and an M.A. in Higher Education Administration from University of Missouri-Kansas City.

How long have you been with GSU?

I was hired at GSU in May 2019.

What is one piece of advice you have for students? 

Step outside of your comfort zone. That’s where the magic happens!   

What is your favorite TV show?

There is a three-way tie for my favorite TV show between Daria, A Different World, and The Office.  

What is your favorite thing about GSU?

I love working for an institution that truly lives up to its mission. GSU offers academic programs, community resources, and a variety of opportunities that help individuals develop holistically. There is something for everyone here!

A quote that Chastinee likes:

“Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.”  –Malcolm X.

Chastinee's e-mail:

Chastinee's phone:  708.534.4573

Chastinee's Introductory Video can be found at