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 The Department of Biology

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Welcome to the homepage for the Department of Biology at Providence College.​ ​We hope this site will offer a glimpse into the many opportunities we offer for students to explore their passions in ​​​​​​​the biological and life sciences, including our focus areas of bioinformatics, ecology and evolutionary biology, molecular biology, conservation, marine biology, bioethics, cancer biology, bioimaging, neuroscience, organismal biomechanics, and physiology. ​​​​​​

Biology News



Belize 2017Biology students in the Tropical Biology class travel to Belize with Dr. Ewanchuk and Dr. DeGiorgis.2017-04-28T04:00:00Z4/28/2017 3:22:42 PM<img alt="Scuba diving in Belize Tropical Biology" src="/biology/Content%20Slider/belize-2017-header.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />
Sigma Xi Poster Session 2016Photos of the Sigma Xi Poster Session 20162016-09-29T04:00:00Z9/30/2016 3:48:02 PM<img alt="Photo from the Sigma Xi Poster Session at Providence College" src="/biology/PublishingImages/nic-header-photo-sigma-xi.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />
Department news 2015-2016News and updates from the Biology Department in 2015-2016.2016-09-01T04:00:00Z10/31/2016 1:31:02 PM<img alt="" src="/continuing-education/PublishingImages/news-images/harkins.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />
Williams Lab at the American Society for MicrobiologyUndergraduate researchers from Dr. Laura Williams’ lab presented their work on predatory bacteria.2016-07-05T04:00:00Z7/5/2016 4:41:16 AM<img alt="" src="/biology/PublishingImages/williams-header-asm.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />
Student Award Winners 2016Announcement of student award winners from the 2016 commencement2016-05-20T04:00:00Z5/24/2016 2:04:10 AM<img alt="" src="/biology/PublishingImages/Harkins-Hall-PC.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />
Science Complex RenovationScience Complex Renovation2016-05-06T04:00:00Z5/6/2016 7:10:43 PM<img alt="" src="/biology/PublishingImages/news-renovation-rendering.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />