Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at UMass Amherst

Elizabeth standing in a classrom looking at a shelf full of plants with a colleague

Elizabeth Vierling elected to the National Academy of Sciences

The NAS provides independent, objective advice to the nation on matters related to science and technology.

Department News


Meet with a BMB Peer Advisor!

BMB Peer Advisors are upperclassmen majoring in Biochemistry who are able to answer and resolve general advising questions. Boula, Anish, CeCe, Nandini, and Tiffany are available to meet with undergraduates throughout the semester. Ask them about:

  • Degree requirements for BMB
  • Course prerequisites
  • Advanced Electives
  • How to get into a research lab
  • Choices for Gen Ed classes
  • Use of SPIRE


Headshots of the BMB Peer Advisors: Boula, Anish, CeCe, Nandini, and Tiffany