Address:

The University of Georgia
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
A110, Davison Life Sciences Building
120 Green Street
University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602-7229

Phone number:

Phone: 706-542-9779
Fax: 706-542-9751

E-mail:

xyn at bmb.uga.edu

Travel to the Lab

 

Driving from Hartsfield-Jackson Airport

1. Exit airport onto I-85 North. Continue north on I-85 for approximately 35 miles

2. Take GA-316 East toward Lawrenceville/Athens. Athens is approximately 40 miles away.

3. Take the GA-10 Loop North exit (at this point, GA-10 is also US-29 N and US-78 E). Continue on GA-10 for about 5 miles.

4. Exit GA-10 at Exit 7, College Station.

5. Take a left onto College Station Road. (0.4 miles)

6. Take a right onto East Campus Road. (0.4 miles)

7. Turn left on E. Green Street. The Davison Life Sciences Building is on the right.

 

Driving from Points North:

1. From I-85, exit at US-441/GA-15 (Exit 149) toward Commerce/Homer/Banks Crossing.

2. Go south on US-441/GA-15 for approximately 21 miles to Athens.

3. Stay straight to go onto Martin Luther King Parkway. (0.9 miles)

4. Turn right onto North Avenue (0.3 miles) and follow as it becomes North Thomas Street (0.7 miles). North Thomas Street becomes East Campus Road on the University of Georgia Campus.

5. Proceed another 0.7 miles and take a right onto Green Street. The The Davison Life Sciences Building is on the right.

 

Driving from Points South:

1. From I-75 N / GA-401 N, merge onto I-16 E / GA-404 E (Exit 165) toward Savannah.

2. Take the US-23 / Spring St / US-129 / GA-49 exit (Exit 1A) toward Milledgeville.

3. Turn left onto North Avenue / US-129 / US-23 / GA-11 / GA-19 / GA-49. Continue to follow US-129 N. (13.4 miles)

4. Turn left onto US-129 / GA-44. (22.9 miles)

5. Turn left onto US-129 / US-441 / GA-24 / John Marshall Bypass. Continue to follow US-129 / US-441 / GA-24. (22.9 miles)

6. Turn right onto Lions Club Rd / Brooks Pennington Memorial Parkway / US-441 Bypass N / US-129 Bypass E / GA-24 Bypass E. Continue to follow Brooks Pennington Memorial Parkway / US-441 Bypass N / US-129 Bypass E / GA-24 Bypass E (4.2 miles)

7. Brooks Pennington Memorial Parkway / US-441 Bypass N / US-129 Bypass E / GA-24 Bypass E becomes US-129 N / US-441 N. (22.5 miles)

8. Turn right onto ramp. (0.3 miles)

9. Merge onto Athens Bypass (US-129 N / US-29 N / US-441 N / US-78 E / GA-10 BL E / GA-15 N). (2.1 miles)

10. Exit Bypass at Exit 7, College Station.

11. Take a left onto College Station Road. (0.4 miles)

12. Take a right onto East Campus Road. (0.4 miles)

13. Turn left on E. Green Street. The Davison Life Sciences Building is on the right.

Additional Information

Parking

The Davison Life Sciences Building has an ungated parking lot on the east side of the building. Parking is free in that lot after 4:30 p.m., but you risk being ticketed if you park there for any length of time before 4:30. There are 2 parking decks within easy walking distance of the building where visitors can park for a fee: the South Campus Parking Deck on South Lumpkin Street (near the Georgia Center Hotel) and the Carlton Street Parking Deck. These decks are marked S11 and S15 respectively on this map of parking areas on campus. The Davison Life Sciences Building is in zone S07 on that map.

 

Hotels

There are a number of hotels in Athens. The most convenient (within easy walking distance) to the Department is the Georgia Center Hotel located on the University campus. The department also regularly houses guests at the Holiday Inn, the Foundry Park Inn and the Hilton Garden Inn.

 

Maps

This University web site provides a number of maps, including an interactive campus map. Maps can be also found using Mapquest or Google Maps (use E. Green Street, Athens GA 30602 as your destination).