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.
Congratulations to Lindsey Salay (Huberman Lab) for being awarded a 2015 National Science Foundation Fellowship!
Congratulations to our 2014 National Science Foundation Awardees: Johnathan Lubin (Lundblad lab), Marika Schulhof (Shurin lab), and Shelly Trigg (Ecker Lab)
Congratulations to our 2014 HHMI International Student Research Fellows: Sarah Azoubel Lima (Pasquinelli lab), and Da Meng (Spitzer lab).
Congratulations to our 2014 Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) awardee: Callie Turner-Tomaszewicz (Kurle Lab).
Joeseph Lucas (2013 PhD recipient) has been selected for the 2013-14 Kamen Prize in Biochemistry. Congratulations to Joe. Read more.