October 31, 2016 - 5:00pm

The Department of Biological Sciences has an ongoing search for two faculty positions: one at the Assistant Professor level  in the field of Genomics and one at the Open Rank level in Population Ge

September 27, 2016 - 1:45pm

We are pleased to announce the 3 annual student prizes for excellence and teaching as determined by the departmental graduate committee. This year's prizes are awarded to:

Photo of Dr. Carol Prives
October 6, 2016 - 2:15pm

Da Costa Professor Carol Prives received the 2016 Ernst W. Bertner Memorial Award this month at the Annual Symposium on Fundamental Cancer Research.

photo of Dr. Michael Sheetz
September 23, 2016 - 5:00pm

Michael Sheetz, Emeritus Professor in Biological Sciences, was voted number 18 among the Top 20

May 1, 2016 - 3:30pm

This year's Bridges and Sturtevant Prize for most outstanding research in Biological Sciences by graduating seniors is being awarded to 3 students. Pictured above:

photo of Chaogu Zheng
May 17, 2016 - 2:45pm

Congratulations to former Biology PhD student Chaogu Zheng, who has been selected as a winner of the 2015 Kavli Award for Distinguished Research in Neuroscience.

photo of Ozgur Sahin
March 15, 2016 - 2:00pm

Congratulations to Associate Prof.


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