Research and discovery are the hallmarks of an academic experience in Biological Sciences at the University of Denver. Undergraduate and graduate students work side-by-side with a faculty mentors.
Undergraduates may choose from five majors and two specialty concentrations. These options reflect the diverse applications and career opportunities for students of the life sciences.
Graduate students in the MS and PhD programs perform original research in their chosen field beginning in the first year. Curriculum and research options are selected either in Cell & Molecular Biology or Ecology & Evolution.
The intellectual growth and achievements of our students are fostered by distinguished faculty who are committed to both teaching and scholarship. The collective endeavors of our students and faculty are supported by state-of-the-art laboratories and classrooms.
Undergraduate Research Thesis & Poster dates
April 12, 2013 - Abstract is due to Undergraduate Research Center
April 15, 2013 - Thesis due to Biology Honors Committee
May 3, 2013 - Bio Dept poster presentation and reception
May 8, 2013 - University Symposium poster LEARN MORE
Seminars - 4:00 pm - OLIN 105 (unless otherwise indicated)
May 15 - THESIS DEFENSE - "Actin function and regulation in Drosophila germband extension" - Ashley Montlong - 2:00 pm - BAUD 103
May 20 - "Brain aging, Alzheimer's disease, and mitochondria" - Russel Swerdlow - Depts of Neurology, Molecular & Integrative Physiology, Univ of Kansas Sch of Medicine