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  • We welcome 3 new faculty this Fall:
  • We congratulate the following award winners:
  • Chancellor's Student Research Scholars:
    • Remya Veettil, Prapti Mody, Jairus Reddy, Sumod Sebastian, Pallavi Upadhyay
    • Wen Chong, Jo Contreras, Giovanny Martinez, Christian Solano, Tamiel Turley
  • Phi Kappa Phi awardees:
    • Jairus Reddy, Kushal Bhatt
    • Christy Hill, Giselle Vigil, Michael Duplanty, Tamiel Turley, Christian Solano
  • Undergraduate Research Microgrant Program:
    • Brenda Barron, Gladwin Varghese, Jo Garza Contreras, Komla Senagbe
    • Hannah Marshall, Renet Roy, Giovanny Martinez, Christian Solano

Biology at TWU

Welcome to the TWU Biology Department.

Our mission is to promote understanding of the processes of life, its evolution, and its diversity and to prepare students for careers or advanced graduate/professional training in biological sciences.

We are delighted to have you look over our programs and perhaps choose us for your academic career.

Marlene did neurobiological research as an undergraduate at TWU


Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions or if you plan a visit to the campus.

Sarah A. McIntire
Professor and Chair

Areas of Study (PREFIX)

  • Bacteriology (BACT)
  • Biology (BIOL)
  • Botany (BOT)
  • Science (SCI)
  • Zoology (ZOOL)

Academic / Administrative Complaints & Appeals

Course Rotation (pdf)

THECB 18 Doctoral Characteristics

Biology Seminars

Biology seminars are held every Friday from 3:00 - 4:00. See the TWU Biology calendar of events for specific topics. More about “Biology Seminars”...

Current Seminar

Aug 29, 2014
Dr. Sarah McIntire, Chair Biology

"Welcome and Introductions"