Advising (courses & careers)

Getting your questions answered in a timely manner is important to us. As a student in the Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, you have many resources available to you. Please use these guidelines to determine who best to contact.

Student Center Advising

Our professional advisors can help with questions like:

  • Am I on track to graduate?
  • What classes should I take next semester?
  • Can you release an advising hold for me in MyNevada?
  • What classes are required for a specific major or minor?
  • I need to drop a class.  How will this impact my graduation timeline?
  • Can I get some help using the tools in MyNevada (e.g., Academic Planner)?
  • I have lots of transfer credits. How are they being counted toward my degree?
  • I don’t have a prerequisite for a required course. What are my options?
  • I have a time conflict with a required course. What are my options?
  • Can you help me file an appeal for the excess credit fee charges?

Career Advice for Juniors & Seniors

Faculty Advising

Please see the academic faculty listed below if you have questions like:

  • What can I do with my degree?
  • Should I consider post-graduate education?
  • How will my degree prepare me for graduate school?
  • What are employers looking for in graduates with my degree?
  • What is the employment outlook for graduates with my degree?
  • How can I enhance the likelihood of being successful in obtaining an internship related to my major?
Patricia Ellison

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
(Last Names A-L)

Hanna Damke

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
(Last Names M-Z)

Christie Howard

Biotechnology
(All Students)