Undergraduate Administration and Departmental Representatives

Academic Administration

Elizabeth R. Gavis
Damon B. Pfeiffer Professor of Molecular Biology
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Office
Schultz Laboratory, 416
Katie Pyott
Undergraduate Administrator
Office
Thomas Laboratory, 119
Zemer Gitai
Edwin Grant Conklin Professor of Biology, Professor of Molecular Biology
Faculty Adviser, Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Office
Thomas Laboratory, 355

Undergraduate Academic Advisors

Each student pursuing a major in Molecular Biology is assigned to a specific Academic Advisor. If you don't know who your Academic Advisor is, log into TigerHub

Frederick M. Hughson
Professor of Molecular Biology
Study Abroad Advisor
Office
Schultz Laboratory, 215
Jodi Schottenfeld-Roames
Senior Lecturer in Molecular Biology
Office
Thomas Laboratory, 204
Thomas J. Silhavy
Warner-Lambert Parke-Davis Professor of Molecular Biology
MolBio Graduate School Advisor
Office
Thomas Laboratory, 310
Jared E. Toettcher
Associate Professor of Molecular Biology and Bioengineering
Deputy Director, Omenn-Darling Bioengineering Institute
Office
Thomas Laboratory, 140

Representatives for Sophomores declaring a Molecular Biology Major

If you plan to major in Molecular Biology, you must declare your concentration to our department so that we can assign an Academic Adviser to you. For your meeting, bring one copy of your course enrollment worksheet, as well as a copy of your internal transcript. These can be found on TigerHub.

Advisors

Heather A. Thieringer
University Lecturer, Molecular Biology
First-year and Sophomore Advisor
Office
Schultz Laboratory, 316
Frederick M. Hughson
Professor of Molecular Biology
Study Abroad Advisor
Office
Schultz Laboratory, 215

Pre-Medical and Pre-Graduate School Advisors

See Health Professions Advising (within the Office of the Dean of the College) for resources to explore, prepare and apply for health profession programs.

Kate Fukawa-Connelly
Director, Health Professions Advising
Office
36 University Place, Suite 230
Daniel A. Notterman, M.D.
Professor of the Practice in Molecular Biology. Senior Research Scholar, Molecular Biology
Senior Advisor to the Provost for Biomedical Affairs
MolBio Medical Career Advisor
Office
Thomas Laboratory, 219
Thomas J. Silhavy
Warner-Lambert Parke-Davis Professor of Molecular Biology
MolBio Graduate School Advisor
Office
Thomas Laboratory, 310

Undergraduate Studies Committee

Elizabeth R. Gavis
Damon B. Pfeiffer Professor of Molecular Biology
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Office
Schultz Laboratory, 416
Frederick M. Hughson
Professor of Molecular Biology
Study Abroad Advisor
Office
Schultz Laboratory, 215
Daniel A. Notterman, M.D.
Professor of the Practice in Molecular Biology. Senior Research Scholar, Molecular Biology
Senior Advisor to the Provost for Biomedical Affairs
MolBio Medical Career Advisor
Office
Thomas Laboratory, 219
Alexander Ploss
Harry C. Wiess Professor in the Life Sciences
Office
Thomas Laboratory, 110
Eszter Posfai
Assistant Professor of Molecular Biology
Office
Thomas Laboratory, 234
Jodi Schottenfeld-Roames
Senior Lecturer in Molecular Biology
Office
Thomas Laboratory, 204
Thomas J. Silhavy
Warner-Lambert Parke-Davis Professor of Molecular Biology
MolBio Graduate School Advisor
Office
Thomas Laboratory, 310
Heather A. Thieringer
University Lecturer, Molecular Biology
First-year and Sophomore Advisor
Office
Schultz Laboratory, 316
Jared E. Toettcher
Associate Professor of Molecular Biology and Bioengineering
Deputy Director, Omenn-Darling Bioengineering Institute
Office
Thomas Laboratory, 140