Western University BiologyWestern Science

Current Students

Tosha Kelly with Song Sparrow

Song Sparrow with MSc Candidate Tosha Kelly

Welcome to the Biology Graduate Program at Western! New students are encouraged to introduce themselves to the departmental office staff, to Carol Curtis (Graduate Program Coordinator), and to Dr. Beth MacDougall-Shackleton (Graduate Chair).

Graduate Handbook

Please also familiarize yourself with your program requirements as outlined in the Graduate Handbook.

Part 1 (Program Regulations and Guidelines)

Part 2 (Departmental and University Resources and Services)

Health and Wellness

Students seeking help regarding mental health concerns are advised to speak to someone they feel comfortable confiding in, such as their faculty supervisor, their program director (graduate chair), or other relevant administrators in their unit.  Campus mental health resources may be found at http://www.health.uwo.ca/mental_health/resources.html. Departmental health and safety resources can be found here.