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Division of Biology and Biomedical Sciences-PhD

Washington University in St Louis


Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Division of Biology & Biomedical Sciences
660 South Euclid Ave.
St Louis, Missouri, 63110, United States

What We Offer

Summary

We offer an interdisciplinary PhD in

Biochemistry, Biophysics & Structural Biology
Cancer Biology
Computational & Systems Biology
Developmental, Regenerative & Stem Cell Biology
Evolutionary, Ecology & Population Biology
Human & Statistical Genetics
Immunology
Molecular Cell Biology
Molecular Genetics & Genomics
Molecular Microbiology & Microbial Pathogenesis
Neurosciences
Plant & Microbial Biosciences

PLUS optional enrichment in entrepreneurship, translational research, teaching, others.


Academic Fields

Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other.
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other.
Biomedical Sciences, General.
Botany/Plant Biology.
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology.
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Degrees

Doctoral Degree, PhD, Doctor of Philosophy


Formats

Full Time

Keywords

Research Faculty, Biotech Scientist, Biotech Venture Capitalist, Science Policy Analyst, Government Scientist, Bio-Entrepreneur

Contacts

Andrew Richards

Andrew Richards
DBBS Director of Admissions & Recruitment
richardsa@wustl.edu
richardsa@wustl.edu
314-362-7743

Kyla Evans

Kyla Evans
k.evans@wustl.edu

Who We're Looking For

Summary

*Science GPA and rigor of curriculum - Range: 3.2-4.0
*Essays - Scientific sophistication in writing/discussing research and ability to overcome challenges
*TOEFL/IELTS - 100 IBT TOEFL or 7.5 IELTS
*Letters of Recommendation - Minimum 3, expect to see LOR from each research mentor
*Research Experience - Minimum 2 semesters + summer research experience
*Choose an undergraduate major in the natural or physical sciences
*Maintain a GPA of 3.5 in science courses
*Get research experience either in your home institution and/or as a summer program


Academic Backgrounds

Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other.

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