The David Edward Schramm Professor and Head
Keith Cook, Ph.D.
Professor and Interim Head of Biomedical Engineering
Responsibilities: Overall planning; department coordination; problem solving
Associate Department Head for Education
Conrad Zapanta, Ph.D.
Teaching Professor and Associate Head of Biomedical Engineering
Responsibilities: Coordination of curriculum; undergraduate student advising; class scheduling; TA assignment
Responsibilities: Departmental budgeting & accounting; financial reporting; general staff management; human resources; space planning; property officer; key assignments
Associate Business Manager
Vanessa Calvin, M.A.F.M.
Responsibilities: Coordination of funding for departmentally-supported PhD students; Workday transactions; foreign scholar and faculty visas; visitors
Manager of Graduate Programs
Responsibilities: Graduate student admissions, enrollment, advising, & assistance; foreign student visa coordination; exam coordination; progress monitoring
Executive Assistant to the Department Head
Responsibilities: BME website management and communications; faculty recruitment & promotion coordination; special projects
Undergraduate Program and Alumni Relations Coordinator
Responsbilities: Undergraduate advising; commencement coordination; undergraduate program assistance; conference room scheduling
Responsibilities: Purchase orders; expense reports; P-Card reconciliations
Responsibilities: Laboratory and equipment maintenance; technical and safety training; supply stock management
Responsibilities: Purchase orders; expense reports; P-Card reconciliations; grants reporting