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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Curriculum in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

Chapel Hill, NC

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Overview

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill / Curriculum in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology is located in Chapel Hill, NC, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Applying

77
Application Fee - Domestic
77
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 1st January 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships

Student Body

11
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 9.09%
White or Caucasian 54%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 9.09%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (45%)
Female (54%)

Faculty

40
Total faculty
Full-time - 40
Part-time - 0
Male (34)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Protein folding, design and evolution and molecular biophysics of disease; mathematical modeling of signaling pathways and regulatory networks; bioinformatics, medical informatics, user interface design; statistical genetics and genetic epidemiology datamining, classification and clustering analysis of gene-expression data
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 120 Mason Farm Road, 5009 Genetic Medicine Building
CB# 7265
Chapel Hill, NC  27599
United States
Contact Dr. Tim C. Elston
Director
Email: telston@med.unc.edu
Phone: 919-843-7670

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