Group photo of Yuste lab

April 16, 2021
Recent research conducted by the Yuste lab suggests a new basis for ‘novelty detection’ in the brain.

the 2021 Genentech grant recipients are pictured.

March 30, 2021
The SURF program has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the 2021 Genentech Foundation Summer Research Scholars Program.

pictured from left to right: Eavan Donovan, Eliza Jaeger, Nicholas Ide, Lian Kirit Limperis, Yasmin Ramadan

March 25, 2021
This year's winners of the prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) have been announced, and they include four Biology PhD students who were offered awards, as well as one Biology PhD student who received an Honorable Mention. 

Brent Stockwell is pictured.

January 22, 2021
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.”

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.


Business Office

Department of Biological Sciences
500 Fairchild Center
Mail Code 2401
Columbia University
1212 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY 10027

Academic Office

Department of Biological Sciences
600 Fairchild Center
Mail Code 2402
Columbia University
1212 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY 10027
[email protected]
212 854-4581