Department of Biology
The Department of Biology at Winthrop University features a challenging but rewarding curriculum taught by an experienced, enthusiastic faculty. Focusing on the student's ability to conduct research, the biology major allows students to tailor a program to their interest, whether they be zoological, molecular, environmental, teacher certification, or other interests. Small classes (averaging 20-24 students in labs) ensure that students have the opportunity to take advantage of interaction with their instructors.
Speakers are invited to present their research interests to the biology department. These seminars are usually held on Wednesdays from 3:30pm to 4:45pm in SIMS 215 and are open to the public.
Winthrop Biology Department in the News
Brett Frye '12
Winthrop Alumna Awarded American Society of Primatology Grant
Director of the USDA's seed Quality Lab - Winthrop Graduate