Graduate Program

Graduate Student, Brie Myre, was featured in an article from the Omaha World Herald, which covers her research with sea turtles.

Interested in applying to our graduate program? You can find more information on our How to Apply page.

Seminar Series


9/23/2016 (Friday)
4:00 pm in BSBE 115

John Gladysz
Dept. of Chemistry, Texas A&M University

“Frontiers of Contemporary Research in the Texas A&M Chemistry Department”

You can find the complete Fall 2016 seminar schedule on our Seminar page.

Faculty Spotlight

July’s Faculty Spotlight features new Assistant Professor Christine Merlin whose research focuses on circadian rhythms using the monarch butterfly as a model organism.

Missed last month’s faculty spotlight? You can find it on our Past Faculty Spotlight Page.

In the News

Timothy Scott

Dr. Tim Scott’s work was featured in the book Barriers and Opportunities for 2-Year and 4-Year STEM Degrees: Systemic Change to Support Diverse Student Pathways. 

Additionally, his findings on the efficacy of transfer learning communities in increasing the retention rates and grade point averages of STEM students were recently published in the Journal of College Student Retention: Research, Theory, & Practice.

You can find our previous “In the News” Stories on our News Archives page.

The Department of Biology is currently inviting applications for

2 tenure-track Assistant Professor Positions in Evolutionary Genomics

Application review will begin November 1, 2016

Our Missions

Dr. Arne Lekven lectures his students on the steps of BSBE.

Teaching the scientists, educators, and health-care professionals of tomorrow

Dr. Xioarong Lin at a microscope.

Research that covers the breadth of biology

Student working at STEM Outreach event

Service at the local, national, and international level