Weiss School of Natural Science
Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Ph.D. - Biochemistry & Cell Biology
Our program is designed to build a strong foundation in modern biochemistry and cell biology, coupled with the development of critical thought and independence, to ensure competitive preparation for a future research career. All incoming students' curricula are structured to achieve competence in modern biochemistry, biophysical chemistry, genetics and molecular & cellular biology. Additional course work is tailored to the student's area of interest. Students can choose from specialized advanced-level course topics in plant molecular biology, developmental biology, advanced genetics, molecular biophysics and advanced cell and developmental biology.
Facts & Figures
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999