Making Biology Come Alive

Reflecting the University of California’s three-part fundamental mission of Teaching, Research and Public Service, the UCI School of Biological Sciences research programs are world-class. Faculty, graduate students and many undergraduates participate in cutting-edge research on a wide variety of subjects, including:

  • Health-related issues such as cancer and infectious diseases
  • Neurodegeneration, dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, learning and memory
  • Stem cell therapies
  • Environmental and evolutionary studies
  • Science teacher education

For more information on current programs, please visit the four departments here:

For information on student research opportunities, click on one of the following links: