Department Administrators

The MBB staff is here to help faculty, postdocs and graduate students find what they need to be successful! The MBB Staff directory contains contact information for each department staff member. Undergraduate students: If you need assistance with your scheduling or have any academic questions, please contact the BioSci Student Affairs office.

Bessy J. Varela

Department Administrator


3209 McGaugh Hall

Cecilia Arceo

Purchasing Coordinator

3205 McGaugh Hall

Jenifer Baho

Department Coordinator

3205 McGaugh Hall

Lissette Umanzor

Graduate & Student Affairs Coordinator

3205 McGaugh Hall

Department Chair and Vice Chairs

professor and chair MBB

Celia Goulding, Ph.D

Department Chair and Professor


2212 Natural Sciences 1

Melissa Lodoen

Melissa Lodoen

Department Vice Chair


3238 McGaugh Hall


Michael Green

Department Vice Chair


570A Steinhaus Hall