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Department of Biological Sciences

Department of Biological Sciences

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The Department of Biological Sciences at FIU provides training and research opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students in a wide range of biological disciplines.

Part of the School of Environment, Arts and Society in the College of Arts, Sciences & Education.

Upcoming Events

Bioseminar Series: New magnitude of macroalgal blooms:  causes, impacts and challenges

Seminar by Dr. Ligia Collado-Vides (Florida International University) presenting her research on causes and consequences of blooms of Sargassum and other...

9/16 3pm
Stanford Biosciences Summer Research & Graduate Programs Information Session

Stanford Biosciences comprises 14 interdisciplinary home programs. Students pursuing their PhDs in the Biosciences at Stanford are fully funded, including...

9/20 12pm
Bioseminar Series: Coding and reliability in electric fish signals

Seminar by Dr. Phil Stoddard (Department of Biological Sciences, FIU) presenting his research on neuroethology and behavioral ecology of communication in...

9/23 3pm
Bioseminar series: The art of being small: implications of miniaturisation on insect vision and behavior

Seminar by Dr. Ravindra Palavalli-Nettimi (Department of Biological Sciences, FIU) presenting his research on how being tiny affects vision and behavior in...

9/30 3pm
Harvard Summer Research & Graduate Programs Information Session

David Van Vactor, PhD, is a professor of Cell Biology in the Blavatnik Institute at Harvard Medical School (HMS) and a member of both the Program in...

10/1 9am

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