A degree in biology
Study in the biological sciences provide students with fundamental knowledge of biology at molecular, cellular, physiological and ecological levels. Our programs serve to develop and train students to be well prepared for post-graduate studies as well as for careers in biology-related industry and research sectors.
Alumni Spotlight: Nikita Deshpande helps combat SARS CoV-2 in Australia
When Nikita Deshpande defended her Ph.D. dissertation in 2018, she was considering careers in industry or academia – but she was not thinking about working for a large NGO. During her Ph.D., Nikita gained molecular and genetic skills by studying chromatin in the Meller lab. But, crucially, she also developed leadership and organizational skills through service in the department.
Dr. Athar Ansari wins funding from National Institute of Health to study coordination of the transcription cycle