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Biology at Western offers research-intensive, thesis-based graduate training at the Masters' and Doctoral levels. We study life from a variety of perspectives including ecology and evolution, molecular and cellular biology, and physiology and biochemistry. We offer a stimulating and collegial training environment, world class facilities, guaranteed funding to students in good academic standing throughout their normal program duration, and high-profile research opportunities overseen by internationally-recognized faculty. 

News and Events

Course Registration Deadline

Graduate Students are reminded that the deadline to enroll in graduate courses for the fall semester is September 30, 2015. The deadline to drop a graduate couse without academic penalty is October 30, 2015.

Graduate Student and Post-Doc Career Workshops

Session 1: Finding a Postdoc. BGS 2084, 5:30-7:30 pm, Wednesday, 30 September, 2015

Session 2: CV and Resume workshop. BGS 2084, 5:30-8:30 pm, Wednesday, 4 November, 2015

Session 3: Networking with Social Media Focus. BGS 2084, 5.30-8.30 pm, Wednesday, 27 January, 2016

Session 4: Tales from beyond the ivory tower. BGS 2084, 5.30-9pm, Wednesday, 24 February, 2016

MSc Student Session: Do I want to do a PhD? BGS 2084, 5:30-8:30 pm, Wednesday, 21 October, 2015