Biological Sciences

Department Chair: Haiping Cheng (Science Hall, Room 3408)

Graduate Adviser: Joseph W. Rachlin (Davis Hall, Room 233) 

Department Faculty and Staff: Professors: Haiping Cheng, Edward J. Kennelly, Dwight T. Kincaid, Martin Muntzel, Joseph W. Rachlin, Eleanore T. Wurtzel, Zhi-Liang Zheng; Associate Professors: Maryam Bamshad-Alavi, Stephen Redenti, Renuka Sankaran, Moira Sauane; Assistant Professors: Gabriel O. Aisemberg, Julio Gallego-Delgado; Lecturers: Ayanna Alexander-Street; Judith Fitzgerald, Jack Henning, Rena Quinlan; Senior College Laboratory Technicians: Christine Delevan, James Lee, Christina West

  • Master of Arts in Biology.

  • Master of Science in Biology.

  • Master of Arts for Secondary School Teachers of Biology and General Science.

  • The City University of New York's Graduate School and University Center offers courses and research training leading to the Ph.D. degree in biology. Students may specialize in zoology or in the plant sciences. The specializations in plant sciences for the University are offered primarily at Lehman College, in affiliation with the New York Botanical Garden. Students in this program may obtain the M.A. as a degree "en route" to the Ph.D. Requirements for admission and further information may be found in the Bulletin of the Graduate School of The City University of New York