Graduate Advising

Graduate Advisors

Lauren Lirio Mendoza                                                                
Undergraduate and Graduate Program Coordinator
2038 Bainer

Ruihong Zhang
Professor and Graduate Program Chair

Julia Fan
Professor and Graduate Program Admissions Chair


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. .

GBSE Graduate Student Handbook

The GBSE Graduate Student Handbook as of 2018.

Mentoring Guidelines

Mentoring is defined as a close relationship between a graduate student and a faculty member who provides guidance, support and research advice in an individualized manner. Read the full list of Mentoring Guidelines.