Biology faculty and students are involved in a number of related programs, including interdisciplinary degree programs in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, a combined BA/MA in Biotechnology, Marine Science, Neuroscience, and the Modular Medical Program for those interested in continuing their education in medical school. For more information about these opportunities, please follow the links below.
- Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
- Center for Ecology and Conservation Biology
- Marine Science
- Modular Medical Integrated Curriculum (MMEDIC)
Clarie Schenkel works in Dr. Kim McCall's laboratory studying programmed cell death in the ovaries of the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster.
Colin Averill recenlty published a paper in the prestigious journal, Ecology, along with his advisor, Dr. Adrien Finzi. His research work focuses on the forms of nitrogen that control the productivity of hardwood and boreal forests.
Curran Uppaluri is pursuing a dual major in both Biology and Economics and works with Dr. Peter Buston investigating whether Amphiprion percula, a type of anemonefish, exhibit definite personality traits.
Michelle McInnis, a senior Biology major working with Prof. Richard Primack, is investigating the effects of a warming climate on the flowering and leafing out times of plants.
Spencer Goodman is a senior working in Dr. John Finnerty's lab investigating gene expression in the parasitic lined sea anemone, Edwardsiella lineata.