Biological Sciences, PHD

Chairperson: Michelle Mynlieff, Ph.D.
Department of Biological Sciences website

Degree Offered

Doctor of Philosophy

Program Description

The biological sciences graduate program aspires to train experimental scientists capable of teaching and directing independent research by providing a broad theoretical background and an appreciation for the rigor of the scientific method. This program provides excellent training in modern biology suitable for jobs in academia, industry and government, and offers students research experiences using all areas of modern biological techniques to study molecular, cellular, tissue, organ, systems and organism functioning.