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Biology Seminars

Each Friday during the academic year the department offers a seminar featuring special speakers and visiting scholars. Seminars are held at 3:30 pm in SEH B1220.

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About the Department

Degree programs in the Department of Biological Sciences are offered at the BA, BS, MS, and PhD levels. Courses and ongoing research programs are focused in:

Many undergraduate students go on to employment in government or the biotech industry or extend their education by pursuing degrees in the health sciences or advanced degrees in biology.

The Washington DC metropolitan area has one of the highest concentrations of life scientists in the world and many of our faculty members have working relationships with scientists at surrounding education and federal institutions. We are especially proud of our more than 100 year collaboration with the National Museum of Natural History of the Smithsonian Institution.