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Advisory – All state universities have extended remote learning through the remainder of the Spring 2020 semester. Visit our FAQs for answers to specific questions regarding commencement, grades, refunds and more. Visit our coronavirus page for university updates, videos and more.

Department of Biological Sciences

We’re conducting research to address some of the biggest challenges of our time and training the next generation. From coral reefs in the Florida Keys to airboats in the Everglades to tropical rainforests around the world, we are breaking new ground in the field and in the lab. We provide training and research opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students in a variety of biological disciplines.

Meet Our Experts

From large marine mammals to microscopic organisms, our faculty are working on every level to solve pressing issues and better understand the world around us.


Explore Facilities

FIU boasts many facilities — on the Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Biscayne Bay Campus and beyond — that are essential for conducting biological research.


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