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Our innovative doctoral program includes the following key features:

  • Approximately four to five years from matriculation to Ph.D.
  • A broad representation of the biological sciences
  • A first year with course work and laboratory rotations in separate phases
  • Emphasis on the principles of scientific reasoning and logic as well as the importance of ethics and effective communication
  • Continued advanced course instruction throughout the graduate curriculum
  • Extensive mentoring and support in large part through our “two-tier” mentoring program

 

Alexander Gann

Message from Dean Alexander Gann

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Event
Watson School of Biological Sciences' 2018 Commencement Convocation

Watson School of Biological Sciences' 2018 Commencement Convocation

Sunday, April 29, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

On Sunday April 29th, the CSHL community will celebrate the Lab's newest Ph.D. graduates...

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News
How the mouse got its stripes

How the mouse got its stripes

March 22, 2018

Dr. Hopi Hoekstra, Prof. of Zoology, Harvard University, spoke at the 21st Gavin G. Borden lecture about how the African striped mouse got is stripes...