Biology (BIO)

Major and Minor in Biology

Departments of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Ecology and Evolution, Neurobiology and Behavior, and Undergraduate Biology Program; College of Arts and Sciences

Minors of particular interest to students majoring in Biology: Biomaterials (BES), Bioengineering (BNG), Chemistry (CHE), Environmental Studies (ENS), Health and Wellness (LHW), Science and Engineering (LSE), Writing (WRT)

The Undergraduate Biology Program

Director: John Peter Gergen
Assistant Director: Nancy Black
Advisor: Kira Schultheiss, Nicole Zinerco
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Office: Biology Learning Laboratories, Undergraduate Biology Office Suite, Rooms 107-112
Phone: (631) 632-8530
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Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Chairperson: Aaron Neiman
Assistant to the Chair: Carol Juliano
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Department of Ecology and Evolution
Chairperson: Robert Thacker
Assistant to the Chair: Donna DiGiovanni
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Department of Neurobiology and Behavior
Chairperson: Lorna W. Role
Assistant to the Chair: Catherine Costanzo
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