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Our dynamic and award-winning faculty—from around the globe—mentor tomorrow's scientists, while also conducting research that is highly relevant to today's most significant questions in the biological sciences.

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The 230,000 sq. ft. Life Sciences Complex and its modern facilities—including a confocal microscope and five climate-controlled greenhouses—provide valuable tools for research and discovery, helping our faculty stay on the cusp of leading developments in the field of biology.

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The Biology undergraduate program is top-rate and flexible. Interested undergraduates also have opportunities for research and field work. Biology faculty advisors provide one-on-one guidance to MS and PhD students as they explore and refine their research interests.

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Syracuse Biology Department Outreach at Westcott Community Center

Dec 13, 2017, 12:00 AM

Students and faculty in the Syracuse University Biology Department are tearing down laboratory walls to put science in the hands of Syracuse area kids.  ...

Professor Eleanor Maine Receives NIH R03 Grant

Dec 12, 2017, 12:00 AM

Congratulations to Professor Eleanor Maine whose NIH R03 grant has been funded....