The Department of Biology at University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa teaches its students a greater appreciation and understanding of living systems, using the unique environment of Hawaii as a natural laboratory for study. Learn More >
Students and faculty in the Department of Biology are passionate about their research, and have often received recognition for their work and dedication. See some of our recent achievements.
The Department of Biology would like to invite you to a special series to connect with Alumnus Michael Ortega, PhD Candidate at the John A. Burns School of Medicine Institute for Biogenesis Research. This seminar will be held on Tuesday, November 18 from 5:30pm to 6:30pm in EDM 215. Please RSVP as space is limited.
The Department of Biology offers several research and travel awards for graduate students made possible through donations and endowments from alumni and former faculty.
Large female fish essential for replenishing stocks
Dr. Tricas and Doctoral Student Kelly Boyle - Rebreather Diving and Recording of Fish Sounds on Hawaii Reefs 09.30.14
Research article featured in Marine Ecology Progress Series
The maps the students create will help state and federal agencies monitor the sites and protect them from looters, preserving their place in history.
Biology / Botany Seminar Series
Fridays 3:30 - 4:20 p.m. in BioMed B-103
Microbial ecology of infectious disease: Do symbiotic bacteria protect an endangered frog from the fungal pathogen Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis?
Andrea Jani, PhD Candidate, UC Santa Barbara