News and Events

Learn about recent or upcoming events and news items from the Biology Department here OR visit the department's Facebook page.

Career Opportunities in Biology

The Biology program accommodates students seeking pre-professional training in the medical sciences (pre-medical, pre-dental, and allied health sciences), pursuing occupations in environmental issues and field work, forensics, biotechnology, and the pharmaceutical industry, or intending to continue with graduate studies.
For More Information
Browse the links listed above or download the Departmental Information Sheet for Biology to learn about degree and course requirements, student clubs and activities, and more.

Thank you for your interest in the Department of Biology at IU Northwest!

Office Hours


8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Department Chair

Peter Avis
(219) 980-6717 

Administrative Assistant

Candace Clark
(219) 980-6724

Fax Number

(219) 980-7125

Mailing Address

Indiana University Northwest
Biology Department
Marram Hall, Room 335
3400 Broadway
Gary, Indiana 46408

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