Our faculty, research scientists, and graduate and undergraduate students are exploring everything from ecosystems to microbiology and developmental biology; evolution to cell biology; molecular biology to systems biology, bioinformatics, and genomics. Together, we explore the breadth of biological questions and experimental systems.
GRE no longer required
IU Biology will no longer require the General Record Examination (GRE) as part of the application process to its M.S. and Ph.D. programs.Read more
Outside the lab: The human side of research
The fall issue of The College Magazine features a moving article about Biology alumna Baindu Bayon (B.S. ’03).Read the article
IU Biology hosts graduate students from Africa
IU Biology hosted students from Nigeria under its new summer research program designed to provide students from Africa the chance to conduct research at IU and improve the competitiveness of their applications to graduate school.Read more
A range of research strengths
Diversity of expertise + scientific approach
Our faculty are world-class researchers and teachers who share an excitement for the life sciences. The diversity of expertise and scientific approach, combined with our exceptional collegial culture, is what makes IU Biology stand out and has made IU a premiere place for performing research.