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Bioscience PhD Programs 

Come be a part of a great research community and join the laboratory of more than 160 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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Department of Nutrition and Integrative Physiology (NUIP)

College of Health

Molecular Biology Program

Department Website

Department Chair:

Scott Summers

Director of Graduate Studies:

Thunder Jalili

Save the Date!

August 9th-10th, 2019
Park City Marriott

2019 Department of Pathology 7th Annual Microbiology and Immunology Summer Symposium

Please click here to register.


come, caffeinate, & Collaborate!!

Grounds Unwound is a Student planned event for all levels to come, relax and unwind.

Date: Friday, July 26th

Time: 2:00 PM

Location: 2948 HSEB

PLease  join us!!
Last Updated: 7/12/19