Biological Sciences

Jan 17, 2019  |  Honors and Awards

College Seeks Nominations for Faculty Awards

Nominations are now open for several awards open to College of Sciences faculty members.

Jan 16, 2019  |  Faculty Clusters

Five Questions About Bioinformatics and Interdisciplinarity With Fred Wright

Fred Wright, a member of the Bioinformatics faculty cluster and director of the Bioinformatics Research Center, talks about his research and the impact of interdisciplinarity at NC State.

Jan 14, 2019  |  Research and Innovation

Research Finds Serious Problems With Forensic Software

New research finds significant flaws in recently released forensic software.

Jan 9, 2019  |  Alumni & Friends

Philanthropy Helps ‘What If’ Become ‘What Is’ for Biology Alumnus

Biology grad and physician in training Hillary Spangler continues to embrace the Think and Do spirit since graduating from NC State.

Dec 13, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

College Textbooks Largely Overlook the Most Common Animals

Recent research found that biology textbooks devote less than 1 percent of their text to discussing insects, which make up more than 60 percent of animal species.

Dec 12, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

How I Get My Undergraduate Students Involved in Research

Jennifer Landin, teaching associate professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, shares her tips for helping undergraduates become researchers.

Dec 12, 2018  |  Biological Sciences

Kerri Johnson: Remarkable Researcher

Undergraduate research has been a major part of graduating biological sciences student Kerri Johnson's NC State experience.

Dec 6, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

College Honors Outstanding Alumni and Students

Three alumni and two students received awards recognizing their extraordinary achievements and contributions to the college.

Dec 5, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Soft Tissue Shows Jurassic Ichthyosaur Was Warm-Blooded, Had Blubber and Camouflage

Research published in Nature describes what soft-tissue analysis reveals about an ancient, dolphin-like marine reptile.

Nov 8, 2018  |  In the Community

Hurricane Florence: How We Helped Our State

The storm ravaged North Carolina like few others have. Before, during and after the storm, our scientists were there to help.