Career Exploration and Development

Medical School Contacts

Maureen Peters is the premedical program director for Oberlin College. Peters has been teaching, mentoring and collaborating with students in her research laboratory at Oberlin College for fifteen years as a faculty member in the Department of Biology. She often teaches pre-health students in her classes that cover topics ranging from fundamental cellular processes, the history of medicine and eugenics to clinical approaches to human disease. 

To schedule a pre-med advising appointment, send an email to

Alumni may contact Maureen Peters via email or phone to discuss any aspects of applying to medical or other health professions programs.

Maureen Peters
Premedical Program Director, Professor of Biology
Science Center, K210
Oberlin College

On-campus students may also meet with the following faculty advisors on the Health Career Committee:

Joyce Babyak, religion department
Yolanda Cruz, biology department
Gunnar Kwakye, neuroscience department
Will Parson, chemistry and biochemistry Department
Laura Romberg, biology department