Welcome to the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics!

Leslie V. Parise, PhDWe have a vigorous, diverse research program that we invite you to explore. We are the 3rd highest NIH funded biochemistry department at a public institution and 5th overall for 2014 . We provide a robust educational and training program for our graduate students that prepares them for top careers in biochemical and biophysical sciences or related fields. Please browse our website to learn more about our research, graduate program, events and dynamic people who make our department great. - Leslie Parise, Professor & Chair