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Learning about genomics, cloning, stem cells, cancer biology, microarrays, emerging diseases, and neurodegenerative diseases.
BMB majors lead to exciting and rewarding careers!
Make discoveries and generate new knowledge through independent, original dissertation research in BMMB laboratories.
Congratulations! We are very proud of our graduates and look forward to following the careers in which they are about to embark! Visit the Class of 2020 webpage to view all our Class of 2020 content!
After 28 years of Service to Penn State, and the Department, Dr. Frank Pugh is leaving to start the next chapter in his career at Cornell University. View a special tribute to Dr. Pugh, where you can leave a farewell message to him and thank him for all that he has done for the Penn State and BMB Communities.
Anna Brogan, a graduating senior at Penn State majoring in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, has been named a 2020 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellow.
Rachel Swope, a junior majoring in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology with a Molecular and Cell Biology (MCB) option, has been awarded a Goldwater Scholarship by the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation.
The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Penn State invites applications for one or more tenure-track assistant, associate or full professor appointments in the area of Microbiology.
The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Penn State invites applications for one or more tenure-track assistant, associate or full professor appointments in the area of eukaryotic gene regulation.
Our faculty are recognized leaders in their fields and are dedicated to their research as well as educating the next generation of scientists.