Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics
141 Chalmers Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
785-532-6121
785-532-7278 fax
biochem@k-state.edu



Biotechnology Core Facility
206 Burt Hall
785-532-5956
785-532-6297 fax



Biomolecular NMR Facility
37 Chalmers Hall
785-532-2345

BMB Main Office

Contact information

141 Chalmers Hall
785-532-6121
785-532-7278 fax
biochem@ksu.edu, for academic issues
gbiochem@ksu.edu, for graduate program issues
biochbus@ksu.edu, for financial issues

Academic staff

Melinda Bainter, Senior Administrative Assistant

785-532-0654
biochem@ksu.edu
Melinda assists the department head and oversees the academic needs of the department. This includes textbook orders, class line schedules, department seminars, room scheduling, undergraduate student records and departmental databases. She is also responsible for key requests and records. Melinda assists the faculty as needed.

Mary Reichert, Administrative Assistant

785-532-0653
gbiochem@ksu.edu
The administrative assistant serves as assistant to the Graduate Biochemistry Group Chair and is responsible for all paperwork related to graduate recruitment. The administrative assistant also acts as the social media manager, serves as receptionist, and assists the Senior Administrative Assistant as needed.

Financial staff

Crystal Sapp, Accountant II

785-532-6747
cesapp@ksu.edu
Crystal oversees all aspects of the departmental finances. She is responsible for hiring procedures and processing payroll for all classified, unclassified and graduate student employees; assisting faculty with grant budget issues from proposal to final reporting; obtaining bids for large equipment purchases; and billing for the NMR Facility.

Rebecca Darkow, Administrative Specialist

785-532-0655
rad@ksu.edu
Rebecca oversees the daily accounts payable functions for the department and oversees the Office Assistants who process the orders and payment documents. Rebecca is responsible for processing all travel for the department, reconciling the monthly statements and hiring and processing payroll for all student hourly appointments.

Stephanie Iszory, Office Assistant

785-532-2493
biochbus@ksu.edu
Stephanie places orders, codes and processes payment documents and assists the Accountant II and Administrative Specialist as needed.

Department forms

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