Graduate Student Organization

The BMI Graduate Student Organization's role is to represent, support, and inform the student body of the Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology department. This role is accomplished through monthly meetings of the student body to discuss current issues, engaging with departmental leadership at monthly faculty meetings, organizing key social events, and providing critical assistance/mentorship to incoming students. If you have any questions, please reach out to our GSO president, Michael Muczynski!

2022 – 2023 BMI Graduate Student Organization Leadership:


Michael Muczynski (BMB track) 

Vice President 

Isabella Cubillejo (IM track) 

Seminar Chairs 

Jonathan Panzer (IM) and Susanna Vuljaj (BMB) 

Graduate Student Representatives 

Bhavita Bhaya (IM), Tamima Tasnim (IM), Duncan Smith (BMB), and Abdullah AlHomoudi (BMB) 

Student Activities Coordinators 

Oliva Haskin, Nouran Yonis, and Emiley Swensen (BMB)