• Faculty


    Biology faculty are engaged in teaching and research from molecules and cells to organisms and ecosystems.

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  • Current Graduate Students

    Current Graduate Students

    Graduate students focus on their research projects while teaching, mentoring, and enjoying the D.C. environment.

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  • Post-doc & Research staff

    Post-doc & Research staff

    Post-doc & Research staff perform research and are engaged in training to enhance their professional skills to pursue a successful future career path.

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We are a teaching and research community consisting of faculty, post-doctoral associates, senior researchers, technicians, adjunct lecturers, administrative staff, undergraduate students, graduate Students, and Ph.D. students. To learn more about the people in our Department, please explore the navigation menu at the left.

Department Officers:
Department Chair: Dr. Elena Silva.

Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Strategic Planning for Georgetown's College of Arts and Sciences: Dr. Maria Donoughue. 

Biology Program Manager: Dr. Daniel Isaac.

Director of Graduate Studies: Dr. Gina Wimp and Dr. Ronda Rolfes. 

Director of Undergraduate Studies: Dr. Heidi Elmendorf.

Director of the Biology majorDr. Shaun Brinsmade
Director of the Biology of Global Health major: Dr. Anne Rosenwald
Director of the Environmental Biology major: Dr. Martha Weiss
Director of the Neurobiology major: Dr. Thomas Coate

For general inquiries, please contact the main office.