Biological Sciences

Biological Sciences Strategic Plan 2020-2025

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Beloved Biology Professor passes away

Biology Professor Emerita Dr. Jill Adler-Moore, a beloved member of the CPP Biology family, passed away on June 14, 2021 at home, surrounded by her family. This is a heartbreaking loss to our department and to the students she has mentored over her 47-year career at CPP. The family has asked that in lieu of flowers or gifts, people make a memorial donation in her name to the department. Visit this link for more information. 

Biology Staff featured in Employees Return to Campus Pilot Program

Ben Lucas, the stockroom and instrumentation technician in the biology department in the College of Science, provides instructional support to faculty and teaching assistants, remodeling laboratories, and fixing equipment, among other tasks. His job is considered essential, as he is the one who receives department parcels, some of which contain materials that have to be stored right away. Click to read more.

Hot off the Press


Faculty in the Department of Biological Sciences are active in original research and involve their graduate and undergraduate students in their research projects. The following pages list publications authored by faculty members and include peer-reviewed journal articles and books, book chapters, online resources and other scholarly publications