About Us

Mailing Address   

Department of Biological Sciences
University of Pittsburgh
5th & Ruskin Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15260  USA

Department Chair

Dr. Jeffrey Lawrence Dr. Jeffrey Lawrence, Professor and Chair
A234 Langley Hall
Telephone (412) 624-4350 
FAX  (412) 624-4759

Graduate Admissions

Cathy Barr Ms. Cathy Barr, Graduate Secretary 
A234 Langley Hall 
Telephone (412) 624-4268 
FAX (412) 624-4759 
Email biophd@pitt.edu

Undergraduate Advising

Dr. Lauren Yaich, Advisor 
A215 Langley Hall
Telephone  (412) 624-7192
Email yaich@pitt.edu


Dave Malicki Mr. Dave Malicki, Facilities Operations
204 Clapp Hall
Telephone (412) 624-3975 
Email malicki@pitt.edu

Fiscal Office

Ms. Lynn RagoMs. Lynn Rago, Administrative Officer

A220 Langley Hall
Telephone (412) 624-0053
Email lmr26@pitt.edu

K-12 Outreach

Rebecca GondaDr. Rebecca Gonda, Director of Outreach Programs
A253 Langley Hall
Telephone (412) 383-5739 
Email reg11@pitt.edu


Pymatuning Laboratory of Ecology

Mr. Chris Davis, Assistant Director of PLE
13142 Hartstown Road
Linesville, PA 16424 USA
Telephone (814) 273-0416
Email pymlab@pitt.edu 
Administrative Secretary - Jessica Barabas barabas@pitt.edu
Facilities Manager - Nick Mihailoff mihail@pitt.edu

Student Employment

Matt Rager, Payroll/Personnel Admin
A220 Langley Hall
Telephone (412) 624-3358
Email msr53@pitt.edu

Student Employment Information

Other Departmental Inquiries

See Biology Main Office


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