Hiring in Cellular Physiology
ISU is recruiting a tenure-track Cellular Physiologist; see the ISU Jobs board for details[Continue]
Undergraduate Sequence in Plant Biology[Continue]
Plant Studies at ISU
Sedbrook lab uses molecular genetics to study Arabidopsis biology.[Continue]
Pennycress open seed pod
Seed pod and seeds from pennycress, a plant being developed by the Sedbrook lab into a new oilseed-producing winter cover crop to be grown throughout the U.S. Midwest Corn Belt.[Continue]
Biological Sciences Student Association holds an annual Research Symposium.[Continue]
Flow Cytometry Core Facility
A recent grant from NSF brings a fluorescence-activated cell sorter to ISU.[Continue]
ISU's Rainforest Ecology course
Dr. Ben Sadd photographs developing tree frog embryos on a nighttime hike in Costa Rica with the Rain Forest Ecology course.[Continue]
ISU's Rainforest Ecology course
2017 Rainforest Ecology class at La Selva, Costa Rica[Continue]
Microscopy at ISU
ISU's confocal microscope facility captures the distribution of tagged proteins in Drosophila cells.[Continue]
ISU Core Facilities
Tissue-specific enhancer activity in the developing Drosophila wing, visualized using ISU's confocal microscope.[Continue]
A collaborative environment for research
The School's research interests span the biological sciences[Continue]
- School Seminar Series for Spring of 2019
- Integrative Biology Seminar Series for Spring of 2019
- Molecular and Cellular Biology Seminar Series for Spring of 2018
- Neuroscience and Physiology Seminar Series for Fall 2018
Welcome From The Director
Whether you are interested in plants, animals, or microbes, our interdisciplinary and collaborative research groups in the School of Biological Sciences have something for you! From investigations involving interactions at subcellular molecular levels, to function and communication within/between organ systems and organisms, to evolutionary and ecological dynamics of populations, communities and ecosystems, see how ISU can set you on the right career path!
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Free seminar speakers in Biological Sciences
Opportunities for students interested in graduate school in biology
The School of Biological Sciences, Illinois State University, will pay the way of our faculty to travel to nearby institution to give research seminars. Through these seminars we will make your students aware of opportunities for MS and PhD degrees in our graduate program. For details, follow this link.
Search for a Cellular Physiologist
Biological Sciences is pleased to announce a search for a Cellular Physiologist. Review of applications for this Tenure Track position will begin on October 19, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Intended start date is August 16, 2019. See here for the full-length ad. If you have questions about the position, please contact Dr. Wolfgang Stein.
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School of Biological Sciences Weekly Seminar Series
Please join us for the Biological Sciences Seminar Series, Spring 2019. The Series will feature talks by the Candidates for our Cellular Physiology Tenure Track Position, and all are invited to attend.
The Candidate talks are currently scheduled for:
- 1/15/19, 4:00pm, Moulton 210
- 1/17/19, 4:00pm, Moulton 210
- 1/24/19, 4:00pm, Moulton 210
- 2/7/19, 4:00pm, Moulton 210
Integrative Biology Seminar
Join us in August when this series restarts.
Molecular and Cellular Biology Seminar Series
Join us in January when this series restarts.