University of Washington

University of Washington

Botany

Address:

UW, Extended MPH Degree, Box 357660

Box 359485

Seattle, WA 98195

United States

Phone:

1-206-543-9434

Fax:

1-206-543-3288

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D., M.S.;

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Botany offers graduate studies leading to the Ph.D. and M.S. degrees, with emphasis in the areas of plant molecular biology, plant physiology, population biology, ecology, paleobotany, and systematics. The range of the faculty interests include protista, algae and fungi as well as nonvascular and vascular plants. Students may also take advantage of close ties to other departments at the University, such as Genetics, Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Zoology, as well as the Friday Harbor Marine Laboratories on San Juan Island, the College of Forest Resources, the Center for Quantitative Sciences, the College of Ocean and Fishery Sciences, the Center for Quaternary Research, and the Center for Urban Horticulture.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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