Research lies at the heart of the Biology experience at Boston College. Our department, in Higgins Hall, is well-equipped for modern molecular, genomics and proteomic research, biochemistry, imaging and bioinformatics. Research programs in our laboratories investigate fundamental problems in the following topic areas.
- Cell and Developmental Biology – Anthony Annunziato, David Burgess, Hugh Cam, Eric Folker, Dan Kirschner, Laura Anne Lowery, Thomas Seyfried, Ken Williams
- Microbiology and Infection – Thomas Chiles, MJ Gubbels, Charles Hoffman, Welkin Johnson, Junona Moroianu, Marc Muskavitch, Ken Williams, Tim van Opijnen
- Bioinformatics – Peter Clote, Gabor Marth, Michelle Meyer, Marc Muskavitch
Our researchers take advantage of core laboratories with state-of-the-art instrumentation for fluorescence microscopy and flow cytometry, well-equipped animal facilities, and substantial computational resources. For more information on research facilities at the BC Biology Department, please visit the Shared Facilities page.
Biology Undergraduate Research Day -
Program for May 3, 2013
For information on undergraduate research opportunities please visit the following site:
Undergraduate Research Opportunities
Boston College is committed to the highest standards of research conduct. For information on the BC offices and programs supporting this commitment please visit the following site: