Students and facultyBiology faculty are available to offer advice on courses to take, study abroad, research opportunities, fellowships, post-graduate career plans, etc. All Biology majors are assigned a faculty advisor when they declare their major.  However, students are always free to get advice from any Biology faculty they choose.

Some faculty members take on roles as advisors for special programs or special opportunities. Contact the faculty member listed below for advice on the area listed.

  • Professor Banta: Credit for Biology courses taken during study abroad
  • Professor Banta: Whitehead Program
  • Derek Dean: Biology graduate school
  • Professor Banta:  WSP 99’s and BIOL 22
  • Professor Carter: Summer research opportunities
  • Professor Lebestky: BIOL 101 study skills coordinator
  • Professors Lynch and Turner: Placement exams, first days

Questions about health professions should be directed to the Pre-Health Advisor, Barbara Fuller.

Additional resources

  • Senior peer advising can also help you in your curricular decisions.
  • The Career Center is a valuable resource for information on internships, summer research opportunities, and post-graduate opportunities.
  • The Fellowships Office maintains a Glow site (add yourself to it!) with information on national and Williams College fellowships.