Research Areas

Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Institute for Neuroscience

Thanks to the support of Chrissy Luo and Tianqiao Chen, the Chen Institute at Caltech brings together innovative and collaborative researchers who share the common goal of improving the well-being of humanity through the study of the brain.

BBE Happenings

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Faculty Recruitment

While Caltech is a small institution relative to other top universities across the nation, its influence on scientific research in a wide variety of fields is immeasurable. Part of what makes this possible is the rigorous recruitment and hiring of the most creative and cutting-edge faculty in the world. The Division of Biology and Biological Engineering is no exception and welcomes applications for the following faculty positions:

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New Faculty Spotlight

Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz and David Glover join Caltech’s Division of Biology and Biological Engineering.

September 17, 2020 1:00 pm

Chen Institute Workshop on Methods in Evolutionary Neuroscience

Online Event
October 8, 2020 12:00 pm

Biochemistry Seminar

Online Event
David Liu, Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard,
October 22, 2020 12:00 pm

Biochemistry Seminar

Online Event
Stephen C. Harrison, Professor of Structural Cell Biology, Harvard,