Principles of Biology class - Professor Jean DeSaix (photo credit: Brian Nalley)
I am pleased to welcome you to the Department of Biology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Our department is considered to be a premiere department in one of the most highly ranked public universities in the nation. It was formed in 1982 by the merger of the Departments of Zoology and Botany and thus includes a remarkable diversity of disciplines in the Biological Sciences. As undergraduates, you will have the opportunity to learn from some of the top scholars in virtually any field of Biology, not only in the classroom, but in the field and in the laboratory as well.
We are delighted that you are interested our department. This website will introduce you to some of the opportunities and resources that are available to you here in our department.
Victoria L. Bautch
Department of Biology
Professor and Chair
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Upcoming Biology Undergraduate Research Presentations (All events are free and open to the public!)
Fall 2017 Koeppe Biology Undergraduate Honors Symposium – TBA in Coker 215
Fall 2017 Biology Undergraduate Research Poster Week – Monday-Friday, November, 2017 (dates TBA) in Genome Sciences Building lobby. Students will be at their posters Friday afternoon from 2-4 PM to answer your questions about their research.
Spring 2017 Koeppe Biology Undergraduate Honors Symposium – Monday-Thursday, April 3-6, 2017 each day in the afternoon in Coker 215. 2017 Spring Symposium agendas – April 3-6
Spring 2017 Biology Undergraduate Research Poster Week – Monday – Friday, April 17-21, 2017 in Genome Sciences Building lobby. BIOL 395 students will be at their posters Thursday afternoon (April 20) at either 1-2 PM or 2-3 PM and on Friday afternoon (April 21) at either 2-3 PM or 3-4 PM to answer your questions about their research. Spg 17 Poster Assignments April 20 & 21