Graduate Training

In addition to scientific discovery, our mission is to train future leaders in Cell & Developmental Biology by encouraging high-impact research, and providing teaching and mentorship of the highest quality.

Our students have received university and national recognition for their scholarship, research, and teaching, and their work is frequently published in high-impact journals, including recent papers in Nature Cell Biology, Science Signaling, Neuron, PLOS Biology, Current Biology, Developmental Cell, Molecular Cell, PLOS Pathogens, J Neurosci, J Virology, PNAS, J Cell Sci Embo, J Cell Metabolism, MCB, JBC, Blood, J Clin Invest, Development, etc. CDB graduates have gone on to successful careers in academic science, medical research, scientific consulting, and biotechnology.

Explore our program through the courses we offergraduate student handbook, information on how to apply, learn why Ann Arbor is a great place to reside during your studies, and find out about the Program in Biomedical Sciences and how it can pair you with the right department and lab. Finally, if you have more questions check out the resources page, or contact our Student Services Representative for more information.