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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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Elise Hinman - Biology Ph.D. Defense

Aug 16, 2018, 10:00 AM

106 Life Sciences Complex (Lundgren Room)

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Syracuse University Awarded $1 Million Grant to Support Diversity, Inclusion in STEM

Jun 20, 2018, 12:00 AM

George Langford (Project Director)—along with John Tillotson, Marie Garland, Jason Wiles, Karin Ruhlandt, Michelle Wheatly, Ramesh Raina and Tim Korter (Leadership Team)—will use the HHMI ...

Professors Kate Lewis and Santanu Banerjee Receive NSF Grant

Jun 6, 2018, 12:00 AM

The NSF grant of Professor Kate Lewis and Santanu Banerjee (formerly a Research Assistant Professor in the Lewis lab, and currently an Assistant Professor at SUNY Cortland) has been recommended for fu...