Genetics

 

The Graduate Program in Genetics is currently accepting applications

for M.S. and Ph.D. students for the Fall 2016 semester.

This program was established in 1952, and is one of the longest running genetics graduate programs in the USA. The graduate training faculty are a highly interactive group performing research in all aspects of genetics from molecules to populations. Our research encompasses behavioral genetics, biomedical genetics, computational genetics and bioinformatics, evolutionary, population and quantitative genetics, and molecular, cellular and developmental genetics. Our faculty utilize a wide range of traditional and non-traditional model systems in their research. We consider graduate students to be professionals in training, and provide a well-rounded program of academic, research and professional training. Students are intimately involved in program activities have a strong voice in shaping the program. We provide broad and comprehensive graduate training in genetics and also flexible academic programs tailored to meet the background and career goals of the individual student.

For more information about the Program in Genetics go to genetics.sciences.ncsu.edu.

Click here for information about applying.

Further information can be obtained by sending email to Trudy Mackay or Jim Mahaffey.