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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

A-B          Dr. Neil Ford                   903-566-7249                HPR 129     
C-D Dr. Ali Azghani 903-566-7332 BEP 105
E-F Dr. Kate Hertweck 903-565-5882 HPR 109
G-H Dr. Josh Banta 903-565-5655 BEP 109
I-J Dr. Stephanie Daugherty 903-566-7013 BEP 104
K-L Dr. John Placyk 903-566-7147 HPR 110
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. Riquing Yu 903-566-7257 HPR 118
W-Z Prof. Suzanne Pundt 903-566-7274 HPR 117
PRN Dr. Lance Williams 903-565-5878 HPR 105
PRN Dr. Clement Chan 903-566-7323 BEP 107


CAS Advisors 

Michael Millett 903-566-7389 FAC 2019
Kimberlie Carrell 903-565-5927 FAC 2021(A-G)
Sarah Draper 903-566-7107 FAC 2001 (H-N)
Whitney Sharman

903-565-5780 FAC 2020 (O-Z)


If you are considering medicine, veterinary medicine, pharmacy or dentistry as a career, you may contact Dr. Neil Gray (903.566.7206; RBS 3003) for premedical and other pre-health professions information.

This list of academic advisors is for new biology majors effective fall 2016. If you have previously been assigned another advisor on this list, that advisor will remain your academic advisor.

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