The faculty of the Biology department are active scholars in their respective fields of biology and are dedicated teachers. In addition to teaching a broad range of biological disciplines in departmental courses, they also regularly teach in interdepartmental programs. The faculty actively engages in grant-funded research that involves undergraduate students. Students work with faculty in their research laboratories and accompany faculty members on field research trips.
The teaching mission of the Biology department is supported by a talented and committed staff who prepares laboratories for various biology courses.