Biology and Health Sciences Department
Dr. Nina Thumser
The department is equipped with facilities for both undergraduate and graduate programs in biology. There are nine teaching labs, as well as a number of research and independent study labs. The facilities include a greenhouse, museum, herbarium, a computer facility, and molecular biology and aquatic research laboratories. During the summer, students have the opportunity to attend terrestrial and freshwater ecology classes at the Pymatuning Laboratory of Ecology in Linesville, Pennsylvania, through a consortial agreement between Edinboro University and the University of Pittsburgh.
The Department of Biology and Health Sciences has access to high-tech and advanced equipment for its students and faculty to use in order to conduct research, use in the classroom and gain a deeper understanding of the world. Some examples of the equipment are: