The Department of Biology coordinates the teaching of the Bachelor’s programme in Biology and also several Master’s programmes that are offered through the Graduate Schools of Life Sciences and of Natural Sciences.

The Department also houses a large number of research chairs. Research in the Department falls under aegis of the Institute of Environmental Biology (IEB) and the Institute for Biodynamics and Biocomplexity (IBB).


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Tuesday 22 November 2016
"Excellent opportunity to apply concepts from photonics to the brain," says programme leader Lukas Kapitein
Cell publication
Thursday 10 November 2016
Cell publication: Researchers observe receptor for cell division in action
Thursday 27 October 2016
Scientist of the IEB have successfully initiated public-private partnerships with industry and received funding by the Dutch topsector (TKI-T&U).