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Departmental Administration

The Department of Biology is administered by a Departmental Chair together with a team of supervisors:

M. Denise Dearing, Professor

Departmental Chair

M. Denise Dearing, Distinguished Professor

Email: Email: Denise Dearing
Phone: 801-585-0622

Neil J. Vickers, Professor

Associate Chair

Jack Longino, Professor

Email: Email: Denise Dearing
Phone: 801-587-5220
Student Affairs, Curriculum

 

Ann Lackovic

Assistant to the Chair

Ann Polidori

Email: Email: Ann Lackovic
Phone: 801-585-0622

Matt Hunter

Accounts & Financial Supervisor

Matt Hunter

Email: Email: Maureen Fedor
Phone: 801-581-4266

José Rojas

Facilities MANAGER

José Rojas

Email: Email: Maureen Fedor
Phone: 801-581-7396

Karen Zundel

Administrative Coordinator

Karen Zundel

Email: Email: Maureen Fedor
Phone: 801-585-1791

Dave Gard

Biology Undergraduate Advising

Denise Brenes, Director

Email: Email: Maureen Fedor
Phone: 801-581-6244
Call for appointment
Office: Bldg. 44, Rm. 135

Shannon Nielsen

Biology Graduate Advising

Shannon Nielsen

Email:Email: Maureen Fedor
Phone: 801-581-5636
Office: Room 102, Bldg 84 (SB)

 

 

Commonly Requested Contact Information

  • General questions: 801-581-6517
  • Biology Undergraduate Advising: 801-581-6244
  • Biology Graduate Advising 801-581-5636
  • Payroll: 801-585-0995
  • Accounts Payable: 801-581-8107
  • Human Resources: 801-585-1791

Mailing Address

Department of Biology
University of Utah
257 South 1400 East, Rm. 201
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0840

Telephone: 801-581-6517 (main office), 801-581-4668 (fax)

Contact information for other individuals can be found in the Departmental Directory

Location

The Department of Biology occupies 5 buildings clustered on the southeast corner of President's Circle:

The main administrative offices are located on the second floor of South Biology (Biol), just inside the east entrance facing the Skaggs Building (ASB).

Deliveries

Deliveries are typically made to the main office located in South Biology – parking is available between the Life Science and Biology Buildings (accessed from President’s Circle). Large deliveries to ASB can be made at the ASB loading dock (accessed through the Visitor parking lot by the University Campus Store).

Parking

During business hours (8AM – 6PM) parking is available in the Visitor lot by the University Campus Store and Marriott Library. A limited number of metered spots are available on President’s Circle. Outside business hours (before 8AM, after 6PM) parking is generally available in any parking lot at no charge.