Faculty Recruiting Support CICS

Ernie Brooks

Academic Advisor
(413) 545-4822


Ernie Brooks joined the College of Information and Computer Sciences at UMass in 2021 as an Academic Advisor.  Before joining the CICS team, Ernie served as an Academic and Career Advisor and Academic Coach at Becker College.  He has also served students as adjunct faculty and in career services, new student orientation, tutoring and academic success, and volunteer/community outreach programs.  Ernie has a Master of Education degree from Springfield College and a Bachelor of Science in Fire Science degree from Anna Maria College.

Ernie also currently works in college dining services at Anna Maria College and has previously worked as an Emergency Medical Technician in Worcester, MA.

Ernie enjoys learning and conversations about health and wellness, the Earth and the universe, and many other topics that, to him, contribute to a meaningful life.  He is also very passionate about music, which is a part of his life every day.  He can very often be found walking outside enjoying nature in every season, and values love and care of Earth and all of its life.