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General Information
Unit Managers
Prof. Fatih Mehmet ŞİMŞEK
Head of Division
Assoc. Prof. Aziz AVCI
Departmental Coordinator
Prof. Serdar KOCA
Departmental Coordinator
Unit Coordinators
Assoc. Prof. Ali ÖZMEN
Bologna (ECTS/DS) Coordinator
Prof. İbrahim ÇAKMAK
Erasmus Coordinator
Assoc. Prof. Nilgün YENİCE
Farabi Coordinator
Department of Biology has a number academic staff which consists 9 professors, 6 associate professors, 5 assistant professors and 11 research assistants in 6 divisions which are botany, ecology, general biology, molecular biology, hydrobiology and zoology.
History
Biology division was founded in 1999-2000 Educational Year with Masters Degree. Doctorate Degree Program started in 2003-2004 Educationsl Year. As of 2011-2012 Education Year, 44 Master's Degree and 16 Ph.D. students were graduated.
Mission
Our mission is to educate our students as equipped modern, scientific biologists with information and skills in the area of biological sciences. Our graduates should be competitive and qualified biologists in all fields of biology.
Vision
To become an internationally acknowledged, preferred and recognized department in biology.
Purpose
The aim of the Biology programme is to develop the scientific research ability in biology and its sub-disciplines, to increase scientific knowledge, to reach, evaluate and interpret scientific knowledge for the students.
Physical Infrastructure
Biology Department is located in Faculy of Arts and Sciences. Academic staff consist of 9 professors, 6 associate professors, 5 assistant professors and 11 research assistants. Research areas in department shows variety. Our laboratories which are used for research and education is follows: Microbiology Research Laboratory, Molecular Biology Research Laboratory, Invertebrate Animals Research Laboratory, Biochemistry Research Laboratory, Plant Tissue Culture Research Laboratory, Genetics Research Laboratory, Ecology Research Laboratory, Hydrobiology Research Laboratory, Zoology Research Laboratory, Herbarium and Zoology Museum. Our department have bilateral agreements within ERASMUS student exhange programme.
Technical Infrastructure
Biology department have 4 classrooms which have computer and multimedia projector. 2 out of 4 classrooms are 100 person capacity, one have 80 person capacity and one have 40 person capacity. In addition, there are 3 student laboratories with technical properties which have 40 person capacity each.
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