Graduate Program

Graduate Program

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    Welcome: Cell Biology and Neuroscience (CBN) provides an exciting and challenging academic environment by combining excellence in research with a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate education. CBN research encompasses the complementary areas of cell biology, developmental biology and neurobiology with an emphasis on fundamental problems in cell signaling and communication. Current areas of focus are biomolecular recognition and cell communication as well as molecular mechanisms of neuronal signaling and synaptic plasticity. CBN takes a comprehensive approach that begins with introductory lecture courses, continues with advanced topics seminar courses, and culminates in advanced laboratory coursework.
    Home: https://cbn.rutgers.edu/
    Undergraduate Program: https://cbn.rutgers.edu/academics/undergraduate/why-cbn
    Graduate Program: https://cbn.rutgers.edu/academics/graduate
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    Welcome: The mission of the Department of Genetics is to promote excellence in education and research in the areas of model organism genetics, human genetics, computational genetics, bioinformatics, and genomics. The Department is situated on the Busch Campus of Rutgers University in Piscataway, NJ. There are more than 30 faculty members in the Department, with laboratories located in the Nelson Biological Laboratories, the Life Sciences Building, and the Waksman Institute. The Department is affiliated with the Human Genetics Institute of New Jersey (HGINJ), which houses core microscopy and imaging facilities and offers state-of-the-art custom genomic solutions through RUCDR Infinite Biologics. As the world's largest university-based biorepository, RUCDR provides comprehensive services in bioprocessing, genomics, sample analytics and biostorage to the global scientific community. The Department oversees an undergraduate major in genetics within the Division of Life Science (DLS) and the Schools of Arts and Sciences (SAS), and the Genetic Counseling Master's Program.
    Home: https://genetics.rutgers.edu/
    Undergraduate Program: https://genetics.rutgers.edu/academics/undergraduate
    Graduate Program: https://genetics.rutgers.edu/academics/graduate
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    Welcome: Welcome to the Department of Kinesiology and Health at Rutgers University. We invite you to visit our site and learn more about our department and the opportunities we offer. Through teaching and cutting-edge research, our students specialize in one of two academic areas: Exercise Science and Sport Management. Our program in Exercise Science educates students in the life sciences for careers in a variety of areas including medicine, physical and occupational therapy, athletic training, and exercise physiology. The program in Sport Management prepares our students for careers in the world of sports business including marketers, athletic directors, and facility managers. Our Department offers graduate studies in Kinesiology and Applied Physiology and in Global Sports Business. Finally, it is the home of many specialized centers, focusing on the health and well-being of people of all ages.
    Home: https://kines.rutgers.edu/
    Undergraduate Program: https://kines.rutgers.edu/why-kinesiology-and-health
    Graduate Program: https://kines.rutgers.edu/academics/graduate
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    Welcome: The Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry (MBB) has 22 faculty that combine molecular, biochemical, genetic, structural and cell biological approaches to study a diverse array of fundamental biological problems. Current areas of study include understanding the role of chromatin in transcriptional regulation, RNA processing, DNA replication and transposition, protein folding and molecular recognition, circadian rhythm, signal transduction, cell cycle control, cell death and development. The faculty are members of the School of Arts and Sciences and located in the Nelson Biological laboratories, Waksman Institute, and the Center for Advanced Biotechnology and Medicine (CABM) on Busch Campus.
    Home: https://mbb.rutgers.edu/
    Undergraduate Program: https://mbb.rutgers.edu/academics/undergraduate/why-molecular-biology-and-biochemistry
    Graduate Program: https://mbb.rutgers.edu/academics/graduate
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    Welcome: The explosion of information and ever-increasing understanding of biological systems at a molecular level makes this an extraordinarily exciting time to embark on graduate studies in the biomedical and life sciences. We offer our students an innovative and integrated curriculum with training in fields such as Biochemistry, Genetics, Cell and Developmental Biology, Pharmacology, Physiology, Structural and Computational Biology. We feature a creative faculty committed to mentoring and a personalized curriculum that offers exposure to an array of experimental approaches in an interdisciplinary manner. A lively learning community of students makes Rutgers a leading research University and a great choice for pursuing graduate work at the forefront of the molecular biosciences. Piscataway/ New Brunswick is in Central New Jersey with easy access New York, Philadelphia and Washington DC. Our graduates obtain positions of leadership in education, research, and industry.
    Home: https://molbiosci.rutgers.edu/
    Graduate Program: https://molbiosci.rutgers.edu/perspective-students/program-description