Curriculum

 

General Schedule for Year 1

Quarter 1
9 AM - 12PM
Core courses
Specialty courses

12PM
Research Faculty Presentation Series

Department/IGPBS Student Interactions.

(Lunch, Overview Presentation of Department Ph.D. program, Poster Session with faculty and students in the IGPBS)

Immediately following department interaction, students begin the research rotations they have chosen.

Quarter 2
9 AM - 12PM
Core courses
Specialty courses

12PM
Research Faculty Presentation Series

Student Research Rotations with Faculty Selected by Students (Among Faculty in the IGPBS)  
Quarter 3
9 AM - 12PM
Core courses
Specialty courses

12PM
Student Research Rotations with Faculty Selected by Students (Among Faculty in the IGPBS) 

Quarter 4
Students select mentor and move into the mentor’s research lab to begin their dissertation project.



 

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