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Telephone: (505) 277-3411

UNM Biology, Castetter Hall 1480
MSC03-2020, 219 Yale Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

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UNM Biology Graduate Program

Degree Requirements

Graduate Program Advisor

Cheryl Martin

Graduate Advisor

Dr. Ken Whitney

Degrees Offered

M.S. (Plan I [thesis] and Plan II [non-thesis]) and Ph.D. in Biology


Arid land ecology; behavioral ecology; botany; cellular and molecular biology; community ecology; comparative immunology; comparative physiology; computational biology; conservation biology; ecology; ecosystem ecology; evolutionary genetics; evolutionary biology; genomics; microbiology; molecular genetics; parasitology; physiology; physiological ecology; population biology; systematics; vertebrate and invertebrate zoology.

2018-19 University Graduate Program Information

Biology Graduate Program Catalog 2018-19

Student Learning Outcomes