UT Tyler Department of Biology


Students majoring in biology should contact their departmental advisor prior to enrollment. Students who have completed less than 30 hours will not be allowed to enroll until they have been advised.

Faculty Advisors

PRN Dr. Lance Williams 903-565-5878 BEP 129B
A-B Pro. Marsha Williams 903-565-5878 BEP 129B
C-D Dr. Ali Azghani 903-566-7332 BEP 105
E-F Dr. Matthew Greenwold 903-566-6306 HPR 117
G-H Dr. Josh Banta 903-565-5655 HPR 129
I-J Prof. Sara Rumbelow 903-566-6198 BEP 103
K-L Dr. Stephanie Daugherty 903-566-7013 BEP 107
M-N Dr. Brent Bill 903-566-5883 HPR 107
O-P Dr. Katrin Kellner 903-566-7009 HPR 104
Q-R Dr. Jon Seal 903-566-7126 BEP 264
S-T Prof. Jessica Coleman 903-565-5889 BEP 114
U-V Dr. Riqing Yu 903-566-7257 HPR 105
W-Z Prof. Cortney Lynn 903-566-7274 HPR 118


CAS Advisors 

CAS Advising  903-566-7389 CAS 215B


***If you are considering medicine, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, or dentistry as a career, you may contact Dr. Rachel Mason (903-566-7262 in RBS 3032) for premedical and other pre-health professions information.

***This list of academic advisors is for new biology majors effective Fall 2023. If you have previously been assigned to another advisor on this list, that advisor will remain as your academic advisor.