The University of Massachusetts Amherst
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BME Contacts

Due to concerns regarding COVID-19, all Biomedical Engineering staff and faculty will temporarily be working remotely. 

Advising is still available through phone or Zoom, by appointment only.  Please email Natalia Kolk at for more information. 

For administrative or financial questions, please email Lucas Iain at  We will update this page with further details once known.


Main Office

S684 LSL


(413) 577-0324

Mailing Address

Department of Biomedical Engineering
S684 LSL
University of Massachusetts
240 Thatcher Road
Amherst, MA 01003-9364

Administrative Contacts

Department Head (Interim)

Tilman Wolf

Associate Department Head (Interim)

Ian Grosse

Administrative Officer​

Luke Iain
Interim Administrative Officer
S684 LSL
(413) 577-0324

Graduate program inquiries:

Dr. Seth Donahue
S625 LSL
(413) 545-6366

Please note: We are not accepting unsolicited applications for Masters of Science students at this time as the program is currently under development.
We are accepting applications for PhD students until April 30, 2020, with a preferred deadline of January 30, 2020. Applications and instructions can be found here and here.


Undergraduate program inquiries:

Natalia Kolk
Academic Advisor
S633 LSL
(413) 545-6392

Additional Contacts:

Vernon Lamb
Lab Support Engineer & Manager
050 Goessman
(413) 545-1022