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The Department of Biology recently announced its list of student awardees for the Spring semester 2016.  The Department awarded close to $40,000 in awards to our students on the basis of outstanding academic performance, departmental service, and financial need.  Congratulations to all!

Undergraduate Awardees

Carlos Barreto
Krystal Boley
Erlyana Clarke
Rebecca Cohen              
Ioannis Eugenis
Danielle Gordon
Awais Majeed 
Chukwunonso Nwasike
Sacha Sterlin

Graduate Awardees

Jimiane Ashe
Kelly Eckenrode
Zachary Ghahramani
Ivor Joseph
Rabina Lakha
David Zilberman

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: Jennifer Basil
Undergraduate Deputy: Theodore Muth

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