Biology Graduate Program

Office: 221 Science Center
(716) 673-3282
Patricia Smith Astry, Department Chairperson
Karry Kazial, Graduate Coordinator

The Department of Biology offers the Master of Science degree in Biology. Students interested in graduate teaching assistantships should indicate their interest on the Graduate Application and apply in writing to the department chairperson. Faculty research interests include developmental biology, microbiology, molecular biology, animal behavior, terrestrial ecology, trophic interactions, fisheries, physiological ecology, animal physiology, and cell membrane biochemistry. Students completing the M.S. degree at Fredonia often go on to Ph.D. programs at major research universities or obtain positions in industry or government.