Department of Biological Sciences
The Department of Biological Sciences offers undergraduate (Biochemistry, Biology, Medical Sciences and Microbiology) and graduate (Biology; Microbiology, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry (MMBB); Neuroscience) degrees. We also participate in the Bioinformatics and Computational Biology interdisciplinary graduate program. The department has faculty with research programs that have particular strengths in evolutionary biology, cellular and molecular biology, and biochemistry.
The Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program in Molecular and Organismal Evolution is a 10–week summer program sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF).
Application Deadline: Monday, February 15, 2021.
Microscopy and Cytometry Resources
The department manages a shared resource for confocal microscopy, live imaging and flow cytometry that is available to on and off-campus users.