Biophysics: PhD

Graduate Program in Biophysics

Dec. 1
Doctor of Philosophy
2 years minimum

The Biophysics PhD program offers the opportunity for inter- and multi-disciplinary research in physics, chemistry, biochemistry, and biological sciences in an exploration of our experimental and theoretical understanding of how biology works at the molecular level. Students will have the opportunity to perform 3 rotations in their first year, before choosing their research advisor(s) and matriculating into a department in their second academic year.

Application Materials:
  • Official transcripts from each post-secondary institution (due upon enrollment)
  • GRE General Test required
  • GRE Subject Test strongly recommended
  • TOEFL or IELTS for non-native speakers of English
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Statement of intent
  • Three letters of recommendation

Patricia Clark
Director of Graduate Studies
Phone: (574)-631-8353