As scientists and educators, the faculty of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics is committed to
- performing innovative biomedical research
- providing the highest quality learning environment that enables students to obtain a strong molecular foundation in the areas of biochemistry and genetics.
- graduating well trained students who are competitive in the academic, industry, government, non-profit, college job market.
The Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics Graduate Program at University of Louisville provides a collegial training environment where faculty have an “open door” policy and the students are valued as an integral part of the department. Faculty mentors challenge students to be creative and innovative, provide a rigorous research training environment, encourage collaborations, and help students establish professional networks.