Academic Catalog


Department of Biological Sciences

110 Mills Godwin Building
Norfolk, Virginia 23529-0266
(757) 683-3595

Holly Gaff, Chair
Ian Bartol and David Gauthier, Associate Chairs
Daniel Barshis, Ecological Sciences Ph.D. Graduate Program Director
Piotr Kraj, Biology Master’s Graduate Program Director

The Department of Biological Sciences provides a broad selection of course offerings. The degree program in biology allows for the selection of elective subjects most suited to the individual’s vocational interests.  In addition, the Department of Biological Sciences partners with the Graduate School to offer an interdisciplinary Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences.