Undergraduates considering careers in the biological sciences may obtain practical experience by taking advantage of the many opportunities offered in the biology department to engage in faculty-sponsored research projects. Please visit the Undergraduate Research Projects page to see the sorts of research projects our undergrads have undertaken.
Below: Listen to Clark biology undergraduates talk about their research.
Cell and Molecular Biology
Lincoln Muhoro '07 talks about his research in Dr. Lazo’s lab on epidermolsis boloza, a skin disease that causes blistering on the skin. The lab’s goal is to determine the structure of the protein collagen. Listen Now
Ecology & Evolution
Katie O'Brien '07 talks about her research on stickleback in Professors Susan Foster's and John Baker's lab. She is trying to understand all the interactions that go into what a female chooses when she makes her eggs. Watch Now
Peter Stein '07, a computer science major, talks about being recruited by Professor David Hibbett to do research on bioinformatics. Watch Now