Welcome to the Department of Biological Sciences.

Research in the department is organized into five areas of focus:

Our undergraduate programs include Bachelors degrees in Biology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Biology and Business Administration, Molecular Biology and Business Administration and Molecular Biology and Criminology. 

For graduate students the department has PhD and MS programs in Molecular and Cell Biology and an MS in Biotechnology.

I invite you to browse these pages to find out more about the Department of Biological Sciences, and please don’t hesitate to contact us if you require any additional information.

Stephen Spiro
Head of Department


Congratulations to Dr Aziz Sancar

(PhD Molecular and Cell Biology, 1977) on the award of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Dr Sancar began his research on DNA repair as a PhD student in this department. (read more)

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