Department of Biology


The Department provides a comprehensive educational program for three types of students: 1) those who plan to attend graduate school in various fields of Biology or professional school in medicine, dentistry, allied health and other related areas 2) those planning to enter secondary education, and 3) those who take Biology as part of their liberal arts education.

Research Technique Workshops

One-day STEM Research Technique Workshops in Artificial Intelligence, Cardiology,Computational Drug DiscoveryGenetics, and Neuroscience will be offered on Saturday, March 4, 2023. Click here for more details


Jinghe Mao, Ph.D. Jinghe Mao, Ph.D.
Division Dean
Professor of Biology
Department Chair
Assistant Professor of Biology
Dr. Lianna LiLianna Li, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biology
John Barringer, M.D.John Barringer, M.D.
Adjunct Professor of Biology
Diva WhalenDiva Whalen
Adjunct Professor of Biology