About the Department


Biochemistry and Molecular Biology investigates the relationships of chemical structure to the function of biological compounds. To achieve these goals, biochemistry uses a specific approach that combines basic principles of chemistrybiologyphysics, and mathematicsto dissect complex biological processes.

Become a BIOC Grad Student


Apply now to work with one of our faculty members who collectively span a diverse range of interests. Interaction with graduate students and postdoctoral research fellows contributes to an exciting environment for scientific study in the field of biochemistry and molecular biology.

Dalhousie Biochemistry Student Society (DBSS)

Here you can find out about your council, upcoming events, council minutes, and other news that is important to you.