Department of Biological Sciences

If you are about learning by experience as you explore the science of living things, Wright State’s Department of Biological Sciences is the place for you! Complete your undergraduate degree in one of our eight academic programs, then step up to the Master of Science program in biological sciences.  Check out our website to find out more.

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Department News

Attached algal blooms are an emerging threat to clear lakes worldwide

An international group of lake scientists is exploring how local and global factors might contribute to algae on lake bottoms.

Bug business

Ohio to reckon with the raucous presence of 17-year cicadas
Don Cipollini, professor of biological sciences at Wright State, calls Brood X a wild spectacle of nature.

Spring class notes

Meet three outstanding alumni who are featured in the spring 2021 issue of the Wright State University Magazine.

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