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Student News

news image UTSA expands research opportunities for doctoral students in areas of combat casualty care and infectious diseases » read more
news image Congratualtions to our 2018 COS Research Conference winners:
Maria Guerra GarciaMaya AdairEmmanuel NyongBorna SarkerMerridee Lefner » 2018 Awards
news image UTSA Q&A: CMB doctoral student Lorena Roa de la Cruz trailblazing in male reproductive health » read more
news image Biology graduate Ranad Humeidi featured on Texas Public Radio » read more

Faculty News

news image Dr. Jurgen Engelberth's research on stress in plants points to surprising benefits » read more
news image Dr. Matthew Wanat and post-doctoral fellow Idaira Oliva uncover the disconnect between the brain’s dopamine and cocaine addiction
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news image Dr. Floyd Wormley Jr. elected an American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow » read more
news image Dr. Bernard Arulanandam elected Fellow of National Academy of Inventors » read more

 

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Announcements

The UTSA Brain Health Consortium (BHC) invites applications for the following:

  • Assistant/Associate Professor in Neuroinformatics and Gene Editing
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The Department of Biology at UTSA invites applications for the following:

  • Assistant/Associate Professor in Neurobiology
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  • Lecturer I/II (Biosciences)
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UTSA Today: In Memoriam
Dr. Brian Derrick


Maria Lockwood
Memorial Scholarship Fund

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Seminars

The Department of Biology at UTSA hosts seminars given by guest speakers from around the world. Click the links below to see seminar schedules.

Podcasts

Newsletter

BioBeat

The BioBeat is a monthly newsletter created by the Biology Department.

faculty spotlight

This month's Faculty Spotlight features Dr. Hyoung-gon Lee.
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