The department is composed of 26 faculty involved in world renowned research in the areas of bioinformatics, cell and molecular biology, ecology and evolution, behavioral science, conservation, human anatomical sciences, microbiology, and plant sciences. Our faculty have produced research that has earned numerous patents, as well as generous funding by premier granting institutions, including U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Science Foundation, Department of the Interior, and Institute for Genomic Research, among others.
Read more about faculty research by exploring our Faculty Pages. In addition, visit the faculty research sites listed at below.
Faculty websites outlining their main research studies: