School of Biological Sciences


Our school

Here at the School of Biological Sciences (SBS) we offer state-of-the-art programmes and courses for students and for graduates wishing to acquire additional skills.  

Professor Gillian Lewis sitting at desk with notebook and smiling.

Welcome from the Director


The School of Biological Sciences is ranked in the world Top 70 departments of Biological Sciences and is a vibrant and exciting environment to work, offering a wide range of multidisciplinary research opportunities in Plant, Marine and Animal Biology, Bioinformatics, Biotechnology and Biomedical Science. Our graduates are highly sought after by employers in industry and government agencies and our staff are recipients of both national and international research funding and awards, and feature regularly in scientific communique and social media.

Professor Eileen McLaughlin