Biological Sciences

Jul 18, 2019  |  Faculty

Biologist Patisaul Named Associate Dean for Research

Heather Patisaul, a decorated biologist and an expert on how environmental chemicals affect our health, has been named the new associate dean for research in NC State’s College of Sciences.

Jul 3, 2019  |  Research and Innovation

Being Certain About Uncertainty

Toxicologist Gerald LeBlanc argues that uncertainty is the engine that drives scientific advancement.

Jun 19, 2019  |  Research and Innovation

N.C. Study: Warmer Water Linked to Higher Proportion of Male Flounder

In the wild and in the lab, researchers find higher water temperatures lead to fewer female flounder, a cause for concern.

Jun 18, 2019  |  Honors and Awards

Crumpler Wins University Award for Excellence

Crumpler, a teaching technician in the Department of Biological Sciences, was one of 12 to receive NC State's most prestigious non-faculty honor.

Jun 18, 2019  |  Research and Innovation

How Dogs Evolved ‘Puppy Dog Eyes’

Researchers have discovered the secret of the "puppy dog eyes" dogs use to tug at human heartstrings.

Jun 11, 2019  |  Alumni & Friends

Ringing True

For biological sciences alumna Emily Caporali, the Belltower is a place that has held extraordinary memories before, during and after her time at NC State.

May 22, 2019  |  Biological Sciences

Goldwater Scholar Nikhil Milind: Solving the Riddle of Genes

Nikhil Milind, a 2019 Goldwater Scholar, is melding computer science and biology to explore links between genetics and disease.

May 21, 2019  |  Honors and Awards

Sciences Students Win International Scholarships

Sciences student Alexander Wall is headed to Germany on a prestigious Fulbright study and research grant, and other Sciences students earned scholarships to study abroad.

May 20, 2019  |  Honors and Awards

College Seeks Nominations for Faculty Awards

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

May 17, 2019  |  Honors and Awards

Meet the Solomon Scholars

Learn more about the college's signature scholarship program, and meet the 19 extraordinary students who were part of it in 2018-19.