Department News & Awards
We have had a busy semester, and we are excited to share just some of the highlights with you!
This incredible story about Dr. Rueppell’s research can be found here in Popular Science! Titled: Four intense ways insects sacrifice themselves for the…
Yener Ulus, a Ph.D. student, represented the Biology Department and UNCG at Graduate Education Day in Raleigh on 30 May 2018. Dr….
Congratulations to Dr. Olav Rueppell on his recent grant awards; the first is from USDA APHIS for a project titled Virus Infection in…
Congratulations to Dr. Zhenquan Jia and his collaborators at Campbell University for a project funded by the NIH and titled Activating Multiorgan…
The 2018 College of Arts and Sciences’ End of Year Celebration was held on 30 April 2018. The Biology Department was represented…
Jenessa Gjeltema, DVM, Dipl. ACZM is currently an Assistant Professor of Zoological Medicine at the University of California, Davis, School of Veterinary…
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- Featured News -Science Everywhere 2018
Come celebrate science with UNCG’s Science Everywhere program on 21 April 2018 from 12-4 pm! Need more information? Please see http://scienceeverywhere.wp.uncg.edu and UNCG Science Everywhere 2018! Free parking in all parking decks on 21 April 2018!
Peabody Park Spring 2018 Ivy Pull
The UNCG Peabody Park Preservation Committee and Office of Sustainability sponsor the Peabody Park Ivy Pulls to remove trash and continue restoring Peabody Park woods, while enjoying a couple of hours outdoors. Please join us on Friday, 6 April 2018, from 1-3 pm in our new meeting place beside the basketball courts in the Peabody Park recreation area. Read more and see map!
Spring 2018 Biology Departmental Graduation Ceremony and Reception
Graduation is just around the corner, and ßßß (the Biological Honor Society) and the Faculty and Staff of the Department are currently planning the Biology Departmental graduation ceremony. The departmental ceremony will be held on THURSDAY, MAY 3rd, in the UNCG Auditorium, at 10:00 AM, with refreshments and social time to follow in the Sullivan 1st floor lobby. Parking will free on campus for the day, including surface lots and parking decks.
Please click the Commencement Letter 2018 public for more information about graduation!
Peabody Park Fall 2017 Ivy Pull
The UNCG Peabody Park Preservation Committee and Office of Sustainability sponsor the Peabody Park Ivy Pulls to remove trash and continue restoring Peabody Park woods, while enjoying a couple of hours outdoors. This will be a special event because we will be celebrating the 10th anniversary by planting new native shrubs and herbs in the park to increase the species diversity. Read more!
Welcome to a new academic year!
The Biology Department would like to welcome all of you to a new academic year!
- Announcements -New Employment Opportunities
Currently looking for Assistant Professors and Post-Doctoral Fellows. View all available positions.
For add/drop and override requests please contact the instructor of each course.
Interested in a pre-professional program? Contact Professor Robin Maxwell, Director of our Pre-med Post-Baccalaureate program, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
New Core Requirements for Biology Majors
Please click here for the list of new requirements for Biology majors. This list applies to ALL current Biology majors.