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Maile Canlas

Academic Success Advisor
University Staff, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 2402
Academic Success Specialist
University Staff, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 2402
Academic Success Specialist
University Staff, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 2402

Maile Canlas provides undergraduate academic advising for students in the School of Human Evolution and Social Change (SHESC), an academic unit in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Prior to her appointment with SHESC, Maile worked at ASU’s WATTS College at the downtown campus, Informational Technology online group and IT support traditional attendance at the West campus for ASU. Maile is excited about her new role because it combines her professional and personal interest for Interdisciplinary Studies, Human Evolution and Social Change. When Maile is not working, one will generally find her cycling with her husband and young Son or going to different places trying new foods, experiencing different cultures and learning different languages. Recently, she has been chosen to join the Doctoral program at Northern Arizona University and looks forward to her educational leadership journey emphasis community college higher education. 


2022-(Tentative) Doctor of Education Degree in Educational Leadership, emphasis Community College and Higher Education from Northern Arizona University

2016-Master’s Degree Interdisciplinary Studies MAIS from Arizona State University

2013-Master’s Degree Film & Media MLSt from Arizona State University

2010-Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Studies BLS from Arizona State University

2008-Bachelor’s Degree in Social Behavioral Sciences BA from Arizona State University

1997-Associates Degree in Associate of Arts AA South Mountain Community College

Professional Associations: 

Elected 2020-2021 Vice President of Communications for Council of Academic Advisors This position is a one-year term responsible for maintaining the lists of primary and affiliate CAA members. This person coordinates all CAA communication to members and the community at-large, including the weekly CAA Digest and updates of the CAA website.