About us

Who we are

BAMBII (Biochemists And Molecular Biologists at the Bio21 Institute) is a not-for-profit student-run organisation at Bio21. We are made up of postgraduate students within the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Science, and belong to the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at The University of Melbourne. Here are some department-specific resources you may find helpful!


Meet BAMBII, your postgraduate student association here at Bio21! The BAMBII student committee is made up of Biochemists And Molecular Biologists at the BIo21 Institute, and our aim is to enrich the professional and personal lives of students and community. Check out our events and resources to find out how!

2017 BAMBII Committee Members

photo showing members of 2017 BAMBII committee
(From L to R) Tasneem Vaid, Patrick Schriek, Ilknur Spring, Haiyin Liu, Riley Metcalfe, Laura Fielden

Your 2017 BAMBII committee is made up of:

▹ Haiyin Liu
▹ Laura Fielden
▹ Patrick Schriek
▹ Tasneem Vaid
▹ Riley Metcalfe
▹ Ilknur Spring

Honours students:

▹ Hayley Cron
▹ James Connor Daly
▹ Victor Makota
▹ Stanley Zhen-Jin Teo


The founding of the core BAMBII committee occurs in February each year, but we welcome members all year round! Joining the BAMBII committee is a great way to make new friends, improve your organisation skills and serves as a great addition to your CV. And it's a lot of fun!

Contact us to get an invite to the next monthly committee meeting.