Department of Biological Sciences


Feb 15, 2018
Stephen Jacquemin, associate professor of biology and research coordinator at Lake Campus, led a study documenting changes in water quality following the implementation of new rules and best management practices.
Jan 29, 2018
Julia Hitchcock, who graduated with a degree in biology from Wright State in 2017, is the recipient of the four-year Boonshoft Scholars scholarship.
Jan 11, 2018
Nathan Adams, a computer science graduate student, works with Dan Krane, professor of biology, to review DNA evidence in criminal cases.
Jan 5, 2018
Megan Reed stays active through the university scuba program, conducting research in an earth and environmental sciences lab and serving in the Ohio Air National Guard.
Dec 14, 2017
Whitney Jenkins, a clinical laboratory science major, created a popular STEM program for children and has competing in pageants since the third grade.
Nov 27, 2017
The study abroad trip offered psychology and biology majors a chance to study animals in their natural state.
Nov 6, 2017
Kenyon and Parikh were honored on Oct. 10 with the Affiliate Society Council Outstanding Engineers and Scientists Award.
Oct 9, 2017
Theadore Hufford, who received his undergraduate and medical degrees from Wright State, received the Alumni Association's Graduate of the Last Decade Award.
Sep 29, 2017
fossil image of fly

Because there are so many of them, flies have plenty of scope to be helpful or to be a nuisance.

Yet flies, along with other insects, are of primary interest to professor John O. Stireman, Ph.D., in the Department of Biological Sciences with the College of Science and Mathematics. Stireman's focus on insects is due to their immense taxonomic and ecological diversity. They offer countless opportunities to examine a wide range of ecological and evolutionary questions. 

Sep 28, 2017

On Friday, September 29, 2017 the College of Science and Mathematics joined Wright State University’s Alumni Relations to recognize outstanding alumni. Among them were Department of Biological Sciences’ alumnus Theodore Hufford, M.D., “08 B.S., “12 M.D. who was awarded the 2017 Graduate of the Last Decade Award.

The Graduate of the Last Decade Award recognizes the accomplishments of Wright State undergraduate alumni who have graduated within the past 10 years...


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