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to the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Alabama. At this site you will find information about undergraduate degrees, courses and programs, and contact information for faculty, staff, and graduate students. You will also find descriptions of faculty research programs, and graduate programs in Ecology, Evolution and Systematics and Molecular and Cellular Biology.



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Research Spotlight

  • Tropical flora

    Dr. John Clark is an expert on tropical flora. He is working in collaboration with other botanists in Latin America to document plants from rapidly disappearing rainforests. In May and June of 2010 Dr. Clark organized an expedition with students from the University of Alabama, the Botanical Research Institute of Texas, and the Universidad San […]