Brent Stockwell is pictured.
January 22, 2021 - 4:30pm

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that the city is investing $38 million in new biotech research and development centers at four institutions, including Columbia University, in an effort to transform New York City into the “public health capital of the world.”

image of the Spring 2021 Seminar calendar
February 1, 2021 - 3:00pm

Announcing the Spring 2021 Seminar Calendar in the Department of Biological Sciences. All seminars will be held virtually at 12:00pm.

December 9, 2020 - 2:00pm

The Department of Biological Sciences invites applications for a Senior Staff Associate II for IT Resources.

Composite photo of seven graduate student prize winners
June 26, 2020 - 11:15am

The Department of Biological Sciences is proud to present its annual awards and prizes this year to seven graduate students in recognition of their stellar academic achievements and service to their community.

Portrait photograph of Dr. Laura Duvall
June 15, 2020 - 10:15am

Dr. Laura Duvall is one of ten scientists to receive this year’s Beckman Young Investigator Award. 

photo of Maria Antonietta  Tosches
May 28, 2020 - 4:45pm

Dr. Maria Antonietta Tosches has received the McKnight Scholar Award, a competitive award granted by the McKnight Foundation to assistant professors in neuroscience.

Joshua Choe, Thomas Li, and Sohil Patel are pictured
May 21, 2020 - 4:30pm

This year's Bridges and Sturtevant Prize for most outstanding research in Biological Sciences by graduating seniors is being awarded to 3 students: Joshua Choe, Thomas Li, & Sohil Patel.

Portrait photograph of Dr. Yuste smiling in green shirt
May 14, 2020 - 11:15am

Dr. Rafael Yuste is one of just 8 recipients, out of over 200 applicants, of the DOD’s 2020 Vannevar Bush Faculty Fellowship Competition.


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