Molecular Biology & Biochemistry Major


We are a community of student scholars and academics pursuing a rigorous and interdisciplinary approach to biology with a focus on events that occur at the cellular and biochemical levels. Our graduates become world-class scientists, doctors and other types of health professionals. Most students interested in working as health professionals (in medicine, dentistry, physical therapypharmacy and veterinary) choose this major. We have an excellent track record of getting students into their choice of medical and graduate schools; in the past five years, we have had an almost 95 percent acceptance rate.

The purpose of the molecular biology/biochemistry program is to provide our students with an excellent education in this field within the setting of a broad liberal arts education. As a student in this program, you will:

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Ryan Sensenig

Professor of Biological & Environmental Science
ES Program Director
& Lindsay Teaching Fellow

Dan Smith

Professor of Chemistry

Doug Schirch

Professor of Chemistry
SST Leader Peru - FA
& MA

John Ross Buschert

Professor of Physics

Andy Ammons

Associate Professor of Biology
Lindsey Field Researcher

Jody Saylor

Associate Professor of Biology

Kris Schmidt

Associate Professor of Biology

Larry Yoder

Adjunct Professor of Biology