Welcome from the Head of Department
Biology at York welcomes staff and students from around the world. We celebrate excellence, breadth and diversity across the spectrum of modern biology, from ecology to biomedicine. We are proud of our status as one of the UK’s elite university biological sciences departments as measured by our high rankings for both research and teaching. Please contact us if you are interested in joining our large and friendly Department.
Professor Deborah Smith OBE PhD FSB FHEA
Biological Sciences at York has once again demonstrated its excellence in University League Tables for 2014. Averaged over the three tables listed below, York ranks equal second with Oxford, with only Cambridge scoring higher.
The Department of Biology holds an Athena SWAN silver award for our commitment to women in Science.
MSc by Research
Our MSc by Research is an excellent opportunity to develop your independent research skills in one year.
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