• features 2020 and 2021 recipients of the Genetech grant.
  • Members of the Deptartment of Biological Sciences gathered for the 2019 Department Retreat.

News and Research Highlights

C. elegans
December 20, 2021 - 5:30pm

A new paper from the lab of Dr. Oliver Hobert, published in the December 2 issue of Nature, offers fresh insight into the links between genes, the brain, and behavior.

Old photograph of Charles H Turner
December 2, 2021 - 3:00pm

The Biological Sciences department is delighted to announce that postdoctoral researcher Victor Cornejo has been awarded the newly-established Charles H. Turner Award for Postdoctoral Studies in Biological Sciences.

Group photo of students outside
November 10, 2021 - 2:30pm

It is our great pleasure to announce that BUMP Biology has received the Graduate Equity Initiative Grant from Columbia University’s School of Arts & Sciences, which will provide funding for our group for the next three years.

Photo of green tree python
November 10, 2021 - 2:30pm

When I first started my PhD studies in the department, many of my fellow students found the R bootcamp to be valuable for learning the basics of programming, but also expressed their desire to learn Python, specifically.

Photo of lab members
November 10, 2021 - 2:30pm

The first time I saw the old teaching lab in Mudd, I was swabbing my nose for Staphylococcus aureus.

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