Loyola University Chicago

Department of Biology


  • Researcher, teacher, mentor

    Biology professor F. Bryan Pickett is all three—and he’s also the recipient of this year’s Ignatius Loyola Award. See how he helps his students succeed in the classroom and in life.
  • From the Blog

    Mapping heredity

    Elizabeth Vicker, senior molecular biology major and Provost Fellow, is fascinated with something that she can't even see--with the naked eye that is. She is spending her summer studying genes, the molecular units of heredity that determine everything in our bodies.