Research in the Washington University Department of Biology addresses a wide range of biological questions, across and between the sub-disciplines of biology: from single molecules to systems, and from steady state equilibria to dynamic remodeling over milliseconds to millions of generations. Intellectually, the department draws its strength from an exceptionally interactive and collaborative faculty who possess a wide range of interests at all levels of biological organization and who utilize many different biological systems and model organisms. ...Read more
May 15, 2015
Lucia Strader, assistant professor of biology has received a five-year, $866,000 CAREER award from the National Science Foundation (NSF),
May 14, 2015
A publication with 940 undergraduate authors demonstrates that research experiences can be offered to far more students than has traditionally been possible
May 1, 2015
The transplanted, deep-rooted grasses now common on the West Coast stabilize an ecosystem in need of a different kind of balance.