University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Molecular and Cellular Biology Advising

MCB Advising Procedures

We are offering in-person, Zoom and phone appointments. Please carefully choose your preferred meeting method. If you choose the Zoom option, your advisor will send you an email invite for the meeting. If you choose the phone option, be sure to leave an accurate number where we can reach you. For all in-person meetings please check in at the reception desk in room 200 Burrill Hall (2nd floor of MCB Learning Center).

Please choose an advisor below

If you have no preference, select the “No Preference” link below to have an advisor randomly selected for you.
We do not assign advisors in MCB.

Tim Bowers

Tim’s office is in 200 Burrill Hall which is only accessible though room 101, the MCB Learning Center. Once inside the MCB Learning Center, you will take the stairs, or elevator, to the 2nd floor and check-in with the receptionist.

Chester Brown

Chester’s office is in 200 Burrill Hall which is only accessible though room 101, the MCB Learning Center. Once inside the MCB Learning Center, you will take the stairs, or elevator, to the 2nd floor and check-in with the receptionist.

Bethany Burger

Bethany’s office is in 200 Burrill Hall which is only accessible though room 101, the MCB Learning Center. Once inside the MCB Learning Center, you will take the stairs, or elevator, to the 2nd floor and check-in with the receptionist.

Lilia Garcia

Lilia’s office is in 200 Burrill Hall which is only accessible though room 101, the MCB Learning Center. Once inside the MCB Learning Center, you will take the stairs, or elevator, to the 2nd floor and check-in with the receptionist.

Jack Ikeda

For Appointments with Dr. Ikeda, please check-in at room 200 Burrill Hall which is only accessible though room 101, the MCB Learning Center. Once inside the MCB Learning Center, you will take the stairs, or elevator, to the 2nd floor and check-in with the receptionist. Once checked-in, the receptionist will provide you with directions to Dr. Ikeda’s office.

Tina Knox

Tina Knox’s office is in 200 Burrill Hall which is only accessible though room 101, the MCB Learning Center. Once inside the MCB Learning Center, you will take the stairs, or elevator, to the 2nd floor and check-in with the receptionist.

Brad Mehrtens

Brad Mehrtens’ office is in 200 Burrill Hall which is only accessible though room 101, the MCB Learning Center. Once inside the MCB Learning Center, you will take the stairs, or elevator, to the 2nd floor and check-in with the receptionist.