Welcome to the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics!

Dr. Parise
We have a vigorous, diverse research program that we invite you to explore. We are the 2nd highest NIH funded biochemistry department at a public institution and 4th overall for 2013 . 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