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Research Concentration

Graduate and undergraduate research concentrations are available in

  • biomedicine (microbial pathogens, genomics, reproduction)
  • cellular and molecular biology (development, endocrinology, immunology)
  • ecology and evolution (animal behavior, biodiversity, genetics, microbial ecology, systematics)
  • neuroscience (anatomy, physiology, sensory systems)

Multidisciplinary Research

Possibilities for multidisciplinary research are further enhanced by the interdisciplinary graduate program in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (BCB).


Our faculty are here to prepare students to be the next biology professionals.

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The Institute for Interdisciplinary Data Sciences (IIDS) provides a rich intellectual environment in which cross disciplinary, university wide research and education flourishes.

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Department of Biological Sciences

Physical Address:
Life Sciences South 252

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3051
Moscow, ID 83844-3051

Phone: 208-885-6280

Fax: 208-885-7905


Web: Department of Biological Sciences