Research in the Department of Biological Sciences encompasses a wide variety of different topics and focus areas. The Department is a leader at NC State with over $9 million in total annual research expenditures, and the Department is also home to a number of award-winning faculty and researchers.
- 3 Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
- 1 National Academy of Sciences member
- 1 winner of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers
- 1 Fellow of the Royal Society
Although we have researchers working in almost every area of the Biological Sciences, as a department we focus on the following areas of research: