The Department of Biology studies life at all levels from molecules to the biosphere to understand the evolution, structure, maintenance and dynamics of biological systems. Our teaching and research provide the integrative and conceptual foundations of the life sciences.

Seminars

Location: 211 Bartram Hall
Time: Tuesdays at 3:30

Tue, Apr 22, 2014
Speaker: Christine Angelini, PhD exit seminar
Title: TBA
Host: UF Bio
Tue, Apr 29, 2014
Speaker: Rudolf Schilder
Title: TBD
Host: Julian
Thu, May 29, 2014
Speaker: Jessica Oswald, PhD exit seminar
Title: TBA
Host: David Steadman
Thu, Jun 12, 2014
Speaker: James Nifong
Title: TBD
Host: Brian Silliman

News and Events

UF-CLAS Teacher of the Year 2013-14
Keith Choe, Assistant Professor of Biology has been selected this year’s UF Teacher of the Year! One of the highest honors bestowed by the University upon its faculty. This annual year award is given in recognition for Keith’s strong commitment to education, mentoring, and outreach. It is a very well deserved honor. Congratulations Keith! [more...]

Online Education Excellence Award
Congratulations to Nicole Gerlach for receiving a UF Online Education Excellence Award (along with the CITT designer) for BSC 2009 course. Nicole, again congratulations! [more...]

2014 National Geographic Society Waitt grantee!
Peter Houlihan has been awarded a 2014 Waitt Grant from the National Geographic Society. This is a wonderful grant that will support $12,000 his research on the evolution and behavior of Darwin’s hawkmoth and orchids in Africa. Congratulations Peter! [more...]

Smithsonian Pre-doctoral Fellowships
Nathanial Evans and Jenna Moore were both awarded a Smithsonian Pre-doctoral Fellowship, funding a year of work at the National Museum for 2014-2015. Congratulations Jenna and Nathanial! [more...]

Graduate students receives NSF Grant Fellowship
Congratulations! Kelsey Lewis and Travis Guy, first year Ph.D. Biology students working with Marty Cohn (Kelsey), and with Todd Palmer (Travis) both received a NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. [more...]

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