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University of Miami

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Coral Gables, FL

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Overview

University of Miami / Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology is located in Coral Gables, FL, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Proposition exams

Admissions

Applying

No
Electronic
applications accepted?

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Fellowships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

34
Total Graduate Students
55%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 14.71%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 20%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 2.94%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 5.88%

Gender

Male (52%)
Female (47%)

Faculty

27
Total faculty
Full-time - 27
Part-time - 0
Male (22)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Macromolecule metabolism, molecular genetics, protein folding and 3-D structure, regulation of gene expression and enzyme function, signal transduction and developmental biology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
3,000,000

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 248025
Coral Gables, FL  33124
United States
Contact Dr. Louis J. Elsas
Department Chair
Email: lelsas@med.miami.edu
Phone: 305-243-1456
Fax: 305-243-3955

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