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Bioscience PhD Programs 

Come be a part of a great research community and join the laboratory of more than 180 faculty


The Bioscience PhD Programs are comprised of the Molecular Biology Program and Biological Chemistry Program. Each program is distinct in its core curriculum and requirements and reach across 11 departments at the University of Utah. The programs allow students to obtain a broad scientific education, yet tailor their training to their specific interests. Students carry out cutting-edge research mentored by world-class scientists, in an environment emphasizing the critical thinking and creativity necessary to become a successful scientist.


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Recruitment Dinner

Friday, March 6, 2020

Dinner and Poster Session

6:30-8:30 PM

Come Join Us!

All program associates are invited!


2 North Medical Drive

We need poster volunteers! Please contact Sarah Dunn ( to RSVP


Grad Student Relationship Series: “It’s a Match!” & “Breakin’ Up”

WHEN: Tuesday & Wednesday, February 25th & 26th
WHERE: Marriott Library, Faculty Center, 1st Floor  Location Map

TIME: 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm – light lunch provided

 Event Link:



Angelika Amon, Ph.D.

Kathleen & Curtis Marble Professor in Cancer Research

Professor of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

The role of aneuploidy in tumorigenesis

Monday, March 9, 2020

4:00 pm

HSEB 3515B

Last Updated: 2/19/20