• We offer research intensive Ph.D.s that provide students the opportunity to work closely with their dissertation advisor on novel and important biological problems at the molecular level.

    • Choose from more than 135 labs in 14 departments.

    • Small research groups of students and postdocs foster an environment of interaction and collaboration

    • Faculty teach courses on a wide variety of topics including: chemistry and biology of proteins, nucleic acids, and membranes; biological regulatory mechanisms; mechanistic aspects of enzyme action; macromolecule structure prediction; bioinformatics and genomics; and genetic and molecular aspects of cellular and developmental biology.

    • Students gain professional experience through research proposals, participation in the department's seminar club, department retreats and international meetings, and internships in industry and government.

    • We provide a host of students services, seminars and events, and a career development program.

    • Our faculty and students are affiliated with postgraduate programs including Biochemistry, Chemistry, Physics, Biophysics, Biomedical informatics, and Biostatistics Ph.D. programs.

    • Students of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply to their closest fit program.

    • Integrate basic research with your medical training in the M.D./Ph.D. program.


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