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Learn how life grows.

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Fall Session 2014 - Special Biology Courses Now Available!
Biol 4022: Biotechnology of Algae (Polle)

Summer Session 2014 - Special Biology Courses Now Available!
Biol 4010: Macromolecular Structure and Bioinformatics (Singh)
Biol 5020: Advanced Urban Field Botany (Basil)

Discover the living world around you as you prepare for top research careers in biology.

Whether you want to be a marine biologist, microbiologist or zoologist, or work on making green biofuels — or any of more than a dozen other careers — you will find our Biology Department an exciting, supportive environment in which to broaden your knowledge, hone your skills and perform cutting-edge research. Our faculty possess a wide variety of interests and have active careers in laboratory-based research at the national and international level. They obtain federal grants for their research and publish and present their findings around the world. You will assist with their research in our on-campus labs as they mentor you in their specialties, equipping you with critical knowledge and understanding of the biological sciences.


Contact Information

Department Chairperson: Eshel, Dan
Deputy Chair (CLAS): Muth, Theodore

Location: 200 Ingersoll Hall Extension
Phone: 718.951.5396
Fax: 718.951.4659