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.
This new course is open to All UH Students!
Please check back for all of the exciting details on the 44th Annual Tester Symposium - coming soon!
Dr. Les Watling and colleagues recently published an article in Frontiers in Marine Science.
Biology Professor's research on Cavefish may lead to therapeutic methods in autism, schizophrenia 07.21.16
The research group is led by Prof. Masato Yoshizawa, an Assistant Professor with the Manoa Department of Biology.
Prof. Porter's research "Shedding new light on opsin evolution" helped shed light on the variance and murkiness of animal opsin proteins.
Biology / Botany Seminar Series
Fridays 3:30 - 4:20 p.m. in BIL 150
Climate and fishing impacts on North Pacific fisheries: Insights and projections from contrasting approaches to ecosystem modeling
Phoebe Woodworth-Jefcoats, UH Manoa Marine Bio Dissertation Defense
A Dynamic Shift: a Molecular Perspective on Bidirectional Hermaphroditism in Two Reef Fish Species in the Family Goblidae
Jessica Maxfield - UH Manoa Zoology (Dissertation Defense)