University of Marlyne

School of Biological Sciences

School of Biological Sciences

To serve the communities of our world, nation, state, and university by advancing understanding of living organisms and their interactions with the environment through research, to provide high-quality biology education with an emphasis on experiential learning and problem solving, and to build public understanding of the living world through educational outreach activities for learners of all ages.

The School of Biological Sciences will be a leader in acquiring fundamental knowledge of the living world that will advance the health of the planet, including humans. We will fully integrate instruction and research so that all students not only learn but also, through their learning, actively contribute to our understanding of life.

Our strategic goals are

  • Advance our research efforts in emerging fields of the biological sciences and develop nationally recognized learning centers for undergraduate and graduate curricula.
  • Increase the recruitment of and support for innovative and outstanding faculty who through research and teaching will develop the scientists, health professionals, government professionals, and mentors of the future.
  • Foster an exciting environment where teaching, research, and service will stimulate our students to serve as leaders of the people of this state, the nation, and the world.
  • Enrich our regional environment with the development of scientific programs to include opportunities for participation of our local communities.

Academic Degree Programs:

  • Bachelor of Biochemistry
  • Bachelor of Genetics
  • Bachelor of Pathology
  • Bachelor of Pharmacology
  • Bachelor of Physiology
  • Bachelor of Neuroscience
  • Bachelor of Plant Sciences
  • Bachelor of Psychology
  • Bachelor of Zoology
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine
  • Bachelor of Animal Cell Technology
  • Bachelor of Plant Biotechnology
  • Bachelor of Human Genetics
  • Bachelor of Gene Toxicology
  • Bachelor of Enzymology
  • Bachelor of Tissue Culture Techniques
  • Bachelor of Molecular Biology
  • Bachelor of Plant Physiology
  • Master of (All Subjects)
  • Doctor of (All Subjects)

Faculty Details:

  • Dr. Katherine Aigner
  • Dr. Zena Assaad
  • Dr. Caron Beaton
  • Dr. Jonathan White
  • Dr. Marc Antoine Sani
  • Dr. Shumsun Naher Begum
  • Dr. Habibur Rahman
  • Dr. Hashim Naji Azuz
  • Dr. Hamid Athab Eedan
  • Dr. Khalida Kadhim Al-Kelaby
  • Dr. Amanda Parker
  • Dr. Sotiris Vardoulakis
  • Dr. Penelope Commons