The Division of Biological Sciences offers 3 distinct graduate programs:
The UC San Diego Biological Sciences program is a partnership between the Division of Biological Sciences and the Salk Institute for Biological Studies. This creates a powerful and closely linked intellectual community, unified by the broad discipline of biological sciences.
Our programs boast over 100 faculty who provide a supportive and stimulating environment to enable highly talented individuals to develop the skills and experience necessary to become world-class scientists.
2014 NSF Graduate Fellows
Congratulations to our 2014 National Science Foundation Awardees: Johnathan Lubin (Lundblad lab), Marika Schulhof (Shurin lab), and Shelly Trigg (Ecker Lab)
2013 ARCS Fellows
Congratulations to our 2013 Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) awardees: Monica Chu (Komiyama Lab) and Chris Kopp (Cleland Lab).