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Department of Biological Sciences offers the following programs –

  • Bachelor of Science – Biology
  • Bachelor of Science – Biopsychology (with Psychology department)
  • Bachelor of Science – Health Sciences
  • Bachelor of Science – Microbiology
  • Bachelor of Arts – Environmental Studies (with Anthropology department)
  • Bachelor/Master of Science – Microbiology 5 year program
  • Master of Science – Microbiology
  • Minor in Biology
  • Minor in Environmental Studies (with Anthropology department)
  • Minor in Microbiology


Group image of the faculty in the Biological Sciences Department.

From left to right standing:
Dr. Zoltan Fulop, Dr. Christopher Corbo (department chair), Dr. Horst Onken, Dr. Brian Palestis, Dr. Donald Stearns
From left to right sitting:
Dr. Kathleen Bobbitt, Dr. Heather Cook, Dr. Ammini Moorthy (professor emeritus), Prof. Linda Raths, Mrs. Stephanie Rollizo (secretary)
Camera shy:  Dr. Jonathan Blaize

  • Megerle Science Building, 3rd and 4th floors
    Department Chair:  Room 315; 718-390-3385
    Department Secretary:  Room 412; 718-390-3103
  • Fax:  718-420-4172


Interested in the combined 5 Year BS/MS Program in Microbiology? Please contact Dr. Chris Corbo or visit the program page for more information.