Our faculty, research scientists, and graduate and undergraduate students are exploring everything from ecosystems to microbiology and developmental biology; evolution to cell biology; molecular biology to systems biology, bioinformatics, and genomics. Together, we explore the breadth of biological questions and experimental systems.
IU Herbarium Digitization Project achieves two major milestones
Label information has been transcribed for all 157,949 specimens, and geographic coordinates of the collecting sites for all Indiana specimens have been compiled.Read more
Outside the lab: The human side of research
The fall issue of The College Magazine features a moving article about Biology alumna Baindu Bayon (B.S. ’03).Read the article
A range of research strengths
Diversity of expertise + scientific approach
Our faculty are world-class researchers and teachers who share an excitement for the life sciences. The diversity of expertise and scientific approach, combined with our exceptional collegial culture, is what makes IU Biology stand out and has made IU a premiere place for performing research.