Graduate Advising

Graduate Advisors

Lauren Lirio Mendoza                                                                
Undergraduate and Graduate Program Coordinator
2038 Bainer

Maggie Tuttle
Advising Assistant
2030 Bainer

Ruihong Zhang
Professor and Graduate Program Chair

Julia Fan
Professor and Graduate Program Admissions Chair


Graduate major advisors are available during drop-in hours and by appointment (see below for availability).

Typical advising hours:

  • Monday – Tuesday: 1:00 – 3:00PM
  • Wednesday – Thursday: 10:00AM – 12:00PM

*For most up-to-date schedule see Appointment System.

Current students may schedule an appointment through the Appointment System (select Biological Systems Engineering Undergraduate Advising). If you are unable to schedule an appointment through this system, please email with your name, ID, availability and reason to meet, and we will find a time to meet.


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