College of Arts & Sciences

Department of Biology

News Archive


  • McNulty Scholars graduates its first class
  • For information on the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Science Education Grant
    to the Biology and Physics departments, click here.
  • Department Faculty working on sustainable water filtration.
  • Department Alumna returns to present McNulty Scholar lecture.
  • Saint Joseph's University hosts the second of two conferences on Stormwater Management as part of a $1 million grant from the Department of Energy
  • Saint Joseph's students celebrate another successful year of partnering with Philadelphia elementary schools on science education. More Information
  • First and second year students can get 6-week paid summer interships through a NSF Noyce grant.  More information
  • Future science teachers can receive tuition scholarships through an award from the National Science Foundation's Robert Noyce Scholarship program.  More information
  • Keep up with all of the latest news in the inaugural issue of our departmental newsletter "The Turtle"
  • SJU Microbiologist receives Carski Award from the American Society for Microbiology more information
  • Junior Lena Lupey Awarded Two National Research Fellowships
  • Dr. Scott McRoberts and students present at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
  • Biology major Kim Nguyen is among the first cohort of students awarded scholarships through the John P. McNulty Scholars Program for Excellence in Science and Math.  More information 
  • SJU Biologist receives NIH funding to study Genetics of cancer and aging.  More information
  • Biology Department receives $413,000 from the National Science Foundation for new confocal microscopy instrumentation. More information
  • Collaboration between the Biology and Physics Departments receives $1,000,000 from the HHMI Undergraduate Research program. More information