Department Information


Professors Deckert (Program Coordinator), Coenen, Garcia, Hersh, Humphreys, Kleinschmidt, Murphree, Nelson, Serra

Biochemistry is the science at the interface of Biology, Chemistry, and Physics that deals with the chemical composition of living matter and the molecular nature and physical processes of living systems. The Biochemistry major is part of an interdisciplinary program primarily supported by faculty from the Biology and Chemistry departments. The major is considered a Natural Sciences major. There is no Biochemistry minor.