University of New Hampshire

College of Life Sciences and Agriculture

Biochemistry

Address:

105 Main St., Thompson Hall

Durham, NH 03824

United States

Phone:

603-862-0809

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.S.;, Ph.D

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The University of New Hampshire graduate program in Biochemistry offers students interdisciplinary training in contemporary biological research. The course of study is flexible and takes into account the student's goals in research, career objectives and undergraduate preparation. Research opportunities are available in the general areas of molecular biology, cellular biology, and biochemistry, with specific research programs in: eukaryotic gene regulation, reproductive physiology, molecular population genetics, macromolecular interactions, cell signaling pathways in cancer and leukemia, evolution of eukaryotic genomes, glycobiology, protein kinases and phosphatases in plant signaling; structure/function relationships of macromolecules, proteomics and epigenomics, DNA repair mechanisms, etiology of vascular disease, and sensory transduction. The Doctor of Philosophy degree in Biochemistry is awarded by the Department for significant and original research contributions to basic knowledge in biochemistry and molecular biology. Research opportunities are available in the general areas of molecular biology, cellular biology, and biochemistry, with specific research programs in: eukaryotic gene regulation, reproductive physiology, molecular population genetics, macromolecular interactions, cell signaling pathways in cancer and leukemia, evolution of eukaryotic genomes, glycobiology, protein kinases and phosphatases in plant signaling; structure/function relationships of macromolecules, proteomics and epigenomics, DNA repair mechanisms, etiology of vascular disease, and sensory transduction.

Accreditation:

Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD) Medical Laboratory Science (MLS)

International Student Requirements:

Applicants from non-English-speaking countries must also provide TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) scores.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small Suburb