female students holding a pipette at lab bench


an example of a cellular network

Big Biology

Transformed by technology and big data, research in molecular genetics has opened amazing possibilities in medicine. Graduates in quantitative skills who have a grasp on molecular biology are uniquely qualified to lead biomedicine in this new era. The Computational Biology Molecular Genetics PhD Track provides basic molecular biology training for students with backgrounds in quantitative disciplines who wish to do research in biomedicine.


Competitive awards are available to students in the Donnelly Centre at all stages of their graduate training.
students attending a seminar

Summer Undergraduate Research Program

A unique opportunity for undergraduates who want to try their hand at  research in a leading institute.