Biological Sciences

Welcome to a community where you are encouraged to explore, a place where answering important questions and finding solutions to our most pressing challenges is just what we do. Our students and faculty are working together to build a healthier, safer, and more inclusive future.

The LSU Department of Biological Sciences is committed to developing and maintaining world-class research programs, and educating the next generation of international leaders in our field.

75+ 

Tenure-track Faculty & Instructors

- LSU College of Science

1000+

Students seeking a Biological Sciences degree

- LSU College of Science

200+

Graduate Students & Postdocs

- Biological Sciences Grad Office

Aerial view

Centers 

Explore the Centers on campus that are part of the Department of Biological Sciences:

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Undergraduate Research

Learn about what the College of Science can do for you

 

Life Sciences Building