Biology

Biology

Media outlets have highlighted Barnard English Professor Rory Jones’ new book, Gluten Exposed

The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has awarded Rebecca Jordan-Young, Associate Professor and Chair of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Barnard College, one of 175 fellowships given this year for achievement and exceptional promise.

Jennifer Mansfield, associate professor of biology, coauthored an article in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) on a study identifying the microRNA essential to the development of vertebrae.

Scientists discuss male and female brains and the origin of differences—do they exist?

Watch John Glendinning, biology professor and director of Barnard's neuroscience and behavior program, share how he became interested in the science of taste. 

Article focuses on the ways in which urban wildlife species adapt to city life

More than 120 young student scientists pursued full-time research projects as part of Barnard's new Summer Research Institute. Watch as they share their experiences and stories.

Join Pulitzer Prize-winning science journalist Natalie Angier ’78, Barnard professors Rebecca Jordan-Young and Rae Silver, and other experts as they discuss our scientific understanding of sex and gender.

Assistant Professor Jonathan Snow and his research assistants investigate the possible causes of mass disappearances of honey bees, known as Colony Collapse Disorder.