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Biological Sciences Department

The Department of Biological Sciences offers a wide variety of courses that support students pursuing a career in the life or health sciences, as well as students studying biology as a part of their liberal arts education at Meredith College.

Contact Information
Francie Cuffney
Professor of Biological Sciences; Department Head, Biology
103 Science/Mathematics Bldg.
(919) 760-2879

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Rimsha Afzal

At Meredith College, Rimsha Afzal, ’15, was able to pursue both of her passions: theatre and biology. Read more »

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Test tubes in science lab

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Research at Meredith

Students Doing Summer Research

Undergraduate research is a popular summer activity at Meredith College. Each year, more than 20 students worked with faculty mentors on research efforts, with support from Meredith’s Undergraduate Research Program (URP). Read more »