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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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Covid-19 Information for Graduate and Professional Students


Research Community Updates on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Fall 2020 Classes will be in person on campus, with flexibility and a focus on safety


 Due to covid-19, Currently IN Person events are cancelled.
Please see COVID-19 CENTRAL for more informaiton. 

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The Bioscience Office Staff is working remotely.  Please contact us by email with questions about events and changes during this time.

Last Updated: 6/25/20