Center for Biotechnology and Life Sciences

120 Flagg Rd, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA

In the College of the Environment and Life Sciences, students develop new scientific knowledge and partner with world class faculty in the laboratory and in the field, steeped in the sense that stewardship of the earth's resources is at the heart of their experience with us. Whether they engage in the study of marine biology or biotechnology, nutrition or environmental science, CELS students work with professors who are also nationally recognized researchers, conducting cutting edge science to meet the pressing needs of the global community.
Our Center for Biotechnology and Life Sciences houses state-of-the-art teaching facilities, high-tech research labs, a genomics center and aquarium facility, all to meet the needs of the College's programs in biotechnology and in the environmental, life, and health sciences.

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Upcoming Events

Marine Biology Special Lecture: Mother Courage & Her Children

Marine Biology Special Lecture: Mother Courage... 10/24 4:00pm

Dr. Brad Seibel (BioSci), "Egg Development & Parental Care in the Deep-Sea” - Seibel will talk about his recent discoveries of extreme (rather unbelievable)...

CELS 2014 Summer Information Session

CELS 2014 Summer Information Session 11/5 10:30am

This one hour information session is presented by the Assistant Dean and includes a broad overview of the college’s 15 majors, opportunities for internships...

Marine Biology Special Lecture 3: Narwhals- Arctic Whales in a Melting World

Marine Biology Special Lecture 3: Narwhals-... 11/7 4:00pm

Todd McLeish (URI Communications Office) - Todd will talk about his trips to the Arctic to study Narwhals. Photo by: Paul Nicklen/National Geographic

CELS 2014 Summer Information Session

CELS 2014 Summer Information Session 11/19 10:30am

This one hour information session is presented by the Assistant Dean and includes a broad overview of the college’s 15 majors, opportunities for internships...

CELS 2014 Summer Information Session

CELS 2014 Summer Information Session 12/3 10:30am

This one hour information session is presented by the Assistant Dean and includes a broad overview of the college’s 15 majors, opportunities for internships...

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Cultural Carnival 10/9/2014

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