Research Opportunity Program

Lyla El-Fayomi
Lyla El-Fayomi, 2017 Winner

The Research Opportunity Program (ROP) gives students in Biology real lab experience under the supervision of Biology Faculty while earning academic credit.  Research Opportunities are available in all academic terms.

For more information about the Research Opportunity Program please visit:

Biology students are also invited to present their ROP work at a poster session in early April.  Prizes are awarded for the best posters.

2016-2017 Biology ROP (BIO299 & BIO399) Best Poster Awards presented at the Biology Research Celebration on April 4, 2017

First Place:         Lyla El-Fayomi (Derek Ng & Helene Wagner)

Runner Up:     Jibran Syed (Marc Johnson)
                        Fatima Alvi (Angela Lange)

Photos of the 2017 Biology Research Celebration found here: