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Department of Biological Sciences
phone: (208) 885-6280
fax:(208) 885-7905
Life Sciences South 252
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3051
Moscow, ID 83844-3051


  • UI Receives Funding for Labs

    The goal of this grant is to attract and retain more students to STEM fields.

    A UI student taking water samples.
  • 2014 Undergrad Posters

    The Undergraduate Research Poster Session provides an opportunity for undergraduate students to showcase their research.

    Kami Cole participated in the 2014 Undergraduate Research Poster Session.
  • UI to Perform "Live" Research!

    The UI is in process of procuring a microscope enabling "live" research in many labs.

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  • Evolution in Action

    Funding was received that supports projects involving UI faculty, graduate students, undergraduates, and postdoctoral researchers.

    photo of a portion of a microbe


  • Biology Seminars

    View the upcoming presentations hosted by the Department of Biological Sciences!

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  • Randall Seminar Series

    Funded by Dr. Jan Randall, the seminar series brings accomplished women to speak on a variety of scientific fields.

    Randall Seminar Series

Department of Biological Sciences

The Department of Biological Sciences consists of faculty with research programs with particular strengths in evolutionary biology, reproductive biology, cellular and molecular biology and biochemistry. The department offers undergraduate, MS and PhD degrees and participates in interdisciplinary graduate programs in Neuroscience, and Bioinformatics and Computational Biology.

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