Education & Training

Dr. Zimmer with student at computer
Dr. Zimmer

Multidisciplinary faculty

Faculty members span the disciplines of anatomy, cell biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, microbiology, immunology, pathology, physiology, pharmacology, and toxicology.

Student at microscope

Post-doctoral training

The department provides a stimulating environment for the training of post-doctoral fellows, helping to prepare them for careers in academia, government, and industry. 

Whiteside lab

Lab training and courses

The department offers undergraduate, MS, and PhD laboratory training opportunities as well as courses in several University of Minnesota programs on the Duluth and Twin Cities campuses, including Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics (BMBB), Pharmacology, and Integrated Biosciences (IBS).