The philosophy of the Biology Department is to create an environment in which many areas of biology are represented, and interactions with a diverse group of colleagues provide opportunities to broaden your thinking and make connections between different fields and scientific approaches.

Upcoming Events

The Evolution of Life in the Urban Jungle

Marc Johnson, Ph.D., University of Toronto
- | Tedori Family Auditorium, Levin Building

Urban areas represent the fastest growing ecosystem on earth, in which the development of cities dramatically changes the biotic and abiotic environment to create novel ecosystems. Despite the importance of…

Supporting students of diverse backgrounds in the sciences with Dr. Ishmail Abdus-Saboor and Dr. Mecky Pohlschroder

- | Leid 109

Biology department Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) workshops provide the opportunity for graduate students and postdocs to discuss a variety of teaching topics and pedagogy with faculty in our department.…

Let Me Try That Again: How Sex Influences Learning, Decision Making, and Modeling Autism

Nicola Grissam, Ph.D., University of Minnesota
- | Tedori Family Auditorium, Levin Building